Inquiry & Investigation

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Magtronix Expansion Pack
Magtronix Expansion Pack
Item: 147564
Status: In Stock
$39.95
5 years & up. With the Magtronix Expansion Pack, you can build bigger and more complex electronic circuits. Add more magnetic circuit blocks, switches, and other elements to your starter set. Take on the challenge of building the circuit ideas featured in the activity guide. Children can learn how a circuit works along with developing cognitive and problem-solving skills through hands-on, STEM-based play. Expansion Pack will not work without the Magtronix Starter Set (not included). Requires… More »
Science Experiment Tool Box
Science Experiment Tool Box
Item: 142466
Status: In Stock
$40.95
4 years & up. This Science Experiment Tool Box features everything needed for young scientists and inventors to conduct six exciting experiments. Each experiment creates a device that teaches various scientific principles including momentum, potential energy, and the conservation of energy. Unleash creativity by using the different to conduct new experiments and invent new devices. Ideal for promoting STEAM concepts and experiences. Tool Box measures 11.8" x 10.5" x 3.4".
Nancy B's Science Club® Mighty Microbes Lab
Nancy B's Science Club® Mighty Microbes Lab
Item: 145609
Status: In Stock
$31.95
8 years & up. Have fun using the scientific method with microbiology experiments! Bacteria are everywhere and can be responsible for things like decay and fermentation or used for good things like medicine and yogurt. This hands-on Mighty Microbes Lab allows your child to grow and observe harmless, small-scale bacteria and learn how microbes affect our everyday lives. Includes: 22-page activity journal packed with experiments, Spreader for spreading bacteria, Funnel, Pipette, Loupe with 8x magnification,… More »
Very First Magnet Kit
Very First Magnet Kit
Item: 146515
Status: In Stock
$26.95
4 years & up. Your little scientist will cling to the Very First Magnetic Kit! Kids will explore the power of magnetism by comparing magnetic versus non-magnetic objects. Play magnet games and discover if a magnetic force can travel through water, cardboard, or sides of a glass jar. Includes: Magnetic wand, Giant horseshoe magnet, 2 Plastic-encased block magnet, 3 Ceramic ring magnets, 20 Metal-rimmed counting chips, 10 Magnet marbles, and an Activity booklet.
Color Shaped Splats
Color Shaped Splats
Item: 147147
Status: In Stock
$29.95
3 years & up. Capture the curiosity of young minds with Splats! Children can explore the concepts of light, color, and shape. Splats are featured in primary and secondary colors along with black, white, clear, and a double-sided mirror. Ideal for light tables, sensory play, shape and color recognition, and more. Each Splat measures 6" in diameter. Set includes 10 Splats.
GeoSafari® Jr. My First Telescope
GeoSafari® Jr. My First Telescope
Item: 36492
Status: In Stock
$39.95
4 years & up. Children will actively engage in STEM learning with this focus-free GeoSafari® Jr. My First Telescope! This telescope helps children understand magnification by keeping the field of vision wide when looking through the 9x magnified lens. The telescope has a collapsible tripod and extra-large comfortable eye-pieces with nose cut out for the best eye placement. Children will love exploring, discovering and learning with this helpful tool.
DNA School Science Pack
DNA School Science Pack
Item: 51585
Status: In Stock
$263.95
$49.95
Grades K - 5. The central concepts of molecular biology are made accessible as students discover the magic of DNA. This dynamic combination of the ScienceWiz™ books, kits and internet resources provide the content and materials for meeting National STEM Requirements. Students will gain the skills necessary to do scientific inquiry and will develop a rich framework of knowledge in the areas of DNA and Technology, as well as an enriched historical and social perspective. Kit contains twelve… More »
Magnetic Iron Filings in Durable Plastic for Visualizing Magnetism
Magnetic Iron Filings in Durable Plastic for Visualizing Magnetism
Item: 98246
Status: In Stock
$26.95
3 years & up. Introduce magnetism in your next STEM lesson with these Magnetic Iron Filings in Durable Plastic for Visualizing Magnetism. These filings are encased in a plastic container to prevent messes. Simply move the magnet across the container and watch as the filings move towards it. This set promotes discovery, exploration, and early STEM concepts. Set of five blocks. Measures 3"L x 2"W.
Durable Giant Rain Gauge for Outdoor STEM Learning Activities
Durable Giant Rain Gauge for Outdoor STEM Learning Activities
Item: 90750
Status: In Stock
$34.95
Keep up with the weather around your community with this exciting Giant Rain Gauge. Children will love watching this gauge catch rain, and observing the amount of rainfall the next day! The rain gauge has large numbers and measures up to 5 inches or 103 millimeters of rainfall with contrasting float making it easy to read. For interactive learning, use this rain gauge in a lesson about weather conditions. Measures approximately 41.5"H.
Growing Flowers and Plants Classroom Kits
Growing Flowers and Plants Classroom Kits
Item: 34455P
Status: In Stock
$32.95
3 years & up. Growing Classroom Kits come with everything you need for 18 plants. Each kit includes biodegradable pots, germination bags, 2 compressed peat discs, 3 seed packs, and a growing and experiment guide. The Flowers Kit grows Evening Primrose, Dwarf Sunflowers, and Dwarf French Marigolds. The Vegetables Kit grows Green Beans, Sweet Peppers, and Grape Tomatoes.
Mineral and Fossil Collection
Mineral and Fossil Collection
Item: 36852
Status: In Stock
$40.95
8 years & up. Children will use their science inquiry and invesitgation skills as they explore this collecion. The collection contains 12 large minerals and 9 fossils. Each kit comes with an identification chart, storage tray, adhesive labels and information guide.
Peekaboo Sound Boxes
Peekaboo Sound Boxes
Item: 63294
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$49.95
3 years & up. Let's make some noise with these fun sound shakers! These sturdy wooden boxes are easy to grip. Have children shake the wooden cubes to hear each unique sound and find its match. To self-correct, simply look through the provided translucent-colored, acrylic base. These Peekaboo Sound Boxes develop matching, concentration, fine motor, sensory, problem solving, and cognitive skills. The set includes 12 sound boxes with six unique sounds and a storage base.
Magnetic Discovery Board
Magnetic Discovery Board
Item: 61118
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$44.95
3 years & up. Students discover which objects are and are not magnetic when they slide the attached magnet over the clear acrylic cover. Perfect for learning and discovering the scientific method and cause and effect. All of the provided objects are sealed in 16 compartments. Wooden frame 8.5 inches square x .75 inches thick.
Steve Spangler's Energy Stick® - Set of 3
Steve Spangler's Energy Stick® - Set of 3
Item: 33291
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$29.95
4 years & up. Looking for an easy and fun kid's science kit? Steve Spangler's Energy Stick is a hands-on kit for kids to learn about conductors of electricity. The Energy Stick will amaze your young scientists as they experiment with open and closed circuits, safely using their own bodies as conductors of electricity. Children simply place one hand on each end to complete the circuit, sparking the emittance of sound and fun flashing lights. Includes 1 Energy Stick and Activity Guide. Measures 7.5"
Solitary Bee Habitat
Solitary Bee Habitat
Item: 142384
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$30.95
8 years & up. Not all bees live in hives! Some are solitary and don't swarm like honey bees. Mason bees are one type of solitary bee that will benefit to having a safe place to lay and rear their young. The habitat can be disassembled for easy cleaning. Habitat measures 7.5" x 4.5" x 6.5". Included: Wooden Bee Habitat and Instructions.
Nature View Microscope
Nature View Microscope
Item: 63230
Status: In Stock
$35.95
2 years & up. Introduce children to the fun of scientific discovery with their first microscope. With award-winning design, this Nature View Microscope is an exciting method of introducing STEM learning into the classroom. The three interchangeable lenses offer differing perspectives of the ten detailed nature slides. Encourage children to explore the different settings and become familiar with this beginner's microscope. The base plate rotates for varied viewpoints. Lenses include magnified,… More »
All About Me 2-in-1 Mirrors - Set of 6
All About Me 2-in-1 Mirrors - Set of 6
Item: 63018
Status: In Stock
$35.95
2 years & up. Help children strengthen their expressive and receptive language as they learn to talk about feelings and emotions with these easy-to-hold, double-sided mirrors. One side is a regular mirror and the other side is a "fun mirror" that warps reflections giving an amusing appearance. Each unbreakable, non-glass mirror measures 4"H x 6"L.
Wooden Framed Magnification Stacking Blocks
Wooden Framed Magnification Stacking Blocks
Item: 63019
Status: In Stock
$44.95
2 years & up. These versatile hardwood-framed stacking blocks have six stacking squares and smooth, rounded corners and edges for safety, with inset magnified acrylic windows. The magnification stacking blocks are ideal for exploring natural, tactile, and other detailed materials found inside or in nature. This set also promotes fine motor skills and block play. Encourage children to build their own unique structures. Enhance STEM-based activities with this set, perfect for group or individual… More »
City Engineering® & Design Building Set - 89+ Pieces
City Engineering® & Design Building Set - 89+ Pieces
Item: 146312
Status: In Stock
$27.95
5 years & up. Your little engineers will love designing and creating their own skyscrapers, cranes, bridges and more with this City Engineering® & Design Set by Learning Resources. Use the activity cards to complete design challenges or let your imagination run wild and create your own city. The perfect set to encourage early STEM learning. Platform measures 4.25" x 4.25". Included: 89 Easy-to-assemble pieces: Gears, building pieces,2 figures, a truck, a construction cone and more, and Activity cards.
Nancy B's Science Club® Hydroponics Kit
Nancy B's Science Club® Hydroponics Kit
Item: 145608
Status: In Stock
$25.95
8 years & up. Is it magic or is it science? Watch plants grow without any soil with this incredible Hydroponics Kit! Your child will be able to see root systems clearly through water-filled flasks, monitoring not only the top of a plant's growth, but the bottom as well. Just put sprouted seeds in the included seed baskets, place them in the flasks, and observe the science behind the Aztec's amazing floating gardens! Included: 2 flasks with thermometers, 2 trellises with rulers, 2 seed baskets, 22-page activity journal
Toddler Sound Prism Set
Toddler Sound Prism Set
Item: 147149
Status: In Stock
$36.95
18 months & up. Spark curiosity with each sound! Pairs of hardwood triangular prisms have identical sounds and matching musical notes. Place blocks upside down, hiding the musical notes, and have children shake and listen to match the sounds. No batteries required. Each prism measures 2.5" x 2".
Play Dirt - 3 lbs.
Play Dirt - 3 lbs.
Item: 63726
Status: In Stock
$26.95
3 years & up. Reusable indoor dirt that is easy to mold with simple clean up. Make tracks, bury and Dig out whatever you choose. Shape dirt and disburse to form different and unique shapes and patterns indoors. Safe and non-toxic formula. Made from all natural materials. Cleanest dirt that is mess and germ free. Other items shown are not included.
Coding Critters - Ranger & Zip
Coding Critters - Ranger & Zip
Item: 142446
Status: In Stock
$44.95
4 years & up. Join these playful pups in early coding fun! This 15-piece Coding Critters set features interactive pets Ranger and his friend Zip along with a playset including a house, slide, tennis ball launcher, and more. Play fetch, hide and seek, and other fun games with the pet playset or create your own coding stories and challenges. When you are not coding, you can pet, feed, and take care of Ranger just like a real pet in Play Mode. Read along and explore the coding adventures in the… More »
Playfoam Pluffle Basic Colors - 6 Pack
Playfoam Pluffle Basic Colors - 6 Pack
Item: 147597
Status: In Stock
$49.95
5 years & up. Mesmerize children for hours on end with this unique, feel-good play foam by Educational Insights. This super soft, fluffy stuff is fun to squish, mix, and more. Watch as it sticks together under pressure and magically expands and moves apart when the pressure is released. Place it in a tube or jar, flip it upside down, and watch as it crawls and trickles down to the bottom. Great for enhancing sensory development skills, creative play, and more. Pluffle never dries out and is… More »