Physical Science

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River Rocks - Set of 16
River Rocks - Set of 16
Item: 63710
Status: In Stock
$30.95
18 months & up. The smooth, pleasing texture of the River Rocks invites children to engage in one of the early STEM activities listed in the included set of activity cards. Children can stack, sort, and use the River Rocks in the water table and a variety of other areas in the learning environment. Children will build a strong foundation in basic science, technology, engineering, and math skills. Incorporating River Rocks into the learning environment is the perfect way to introduce STEM for… More »
Six Mighty Magnets
Six Mighty Magnets
Item: 24381
Status: In Stock
$22.95
3 years & up. These plastic 5 inch horseshoe-shaped magnets are for small groups of individual learning.
Magnetic Wands
Magnetic Wands
Item: 81117P
Status: In Stock
$2.95 - $14.95
3 years & up. Strong ceramic magnets with an easy grip plastic handle. How do Magnets Work? Teach young scientists about magetism without a mess. Just waive these wands over different objects to see if they are magnetic. Each magnet can pick up small items such as paperclips and iron shavings. Available individually and in sets of 3 or 6. Colors will vary.
Kinetic Sand™
Kinetic Sand™
Item: 62841P
Status: In Stock
$16.95 - $49.95
3 years & up. Designed to stimulate fine motor, sensory, and cognitive development, Kinetic Sand™ is indoor play sand with properties of motion. Mold it into endless shapes and watch as it melts before your eyes. It's perfect for open-ended, non-directed play and leaves no sand or residue on your hands. Kinetic Sand™ is also great for kids with allergies - it is wheat, gluten and casein free and 100% safe and non-toxic.
Magnetic Discovery Board
Magnetic Discovery Board
Item: 61118
Status: In Stock
$39.95
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.
Shatterproof Safety Mirrors - Set of 12
Shatterproof Safety Mirrors - Set of 12
Item: 84425
Status: In Stock
$23.95
Explore light and reflection safely with this set of 12 shatterproof mirrors. Each mirror is 3" x 4".
K'NEX® Introduction to Simple Machines: Wheels and Axles
K'NEX® Introduction to Simple Machines: Wheels and Axles
Item: 25252
Status: In Stock
$46.95
Grades 3 & up. Students build explore and experiment with functioning simple machines that demonstrate essential science and technology concepts. This set includes a teaching resource guide, building materials, and a full-color student guide with real-life photos and key facts. Resource CD includes teaching notes, building instructions, and extension activities. Materials store conveniently in a sturdy, plastic tub with adjustable divider. 221 pieces. Made in the USA.
Super Horseshoe Magnet
Super Horseshoe Magnet
Item: 91610
Status: In Stock
$12.95
PreK & up. A fun way to teach students about the properties of magnets. Large size makes it easy to grasp and use.
Seashore Seashells
Seashore Seashells
Item: 62979
Status: In Stock
$10.95
$8.50
3 years & up. Includes a set of 10 specimens enclosed in a storage container. Identification card with images included. A great beginning to discovering geology! Made in the USA.
Dynamo Dominoes Construction Set - 107 Pieces
Dynamo Dominoes Construction Set - 107 Pieces
Item: 143588
Status: In Stock
$40.95
3 years & up. Watch the chain reaction of events as the dominoes fall down piece by piece! This set can be set up in all sorts of ways. Let kids take control of how to set up the trail! Set is made of wood, metal, water-based paint, TEP and ABS. Includes 100 wooden dominoes. 107 pieces total within the set.
Simple Machine - Gear Train Model
Simple Machine - Gear Train Model
Item: 28259
Status: In Stock
$46.95
This model is composed of three identical wooden gears mounted on a base with a hand turn crank. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The model shows how gears work at a basic level to make work easier. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 16 1/4"W x 6 1/2"H x 3 1/2"D.
Simple Machine - Pulley Model
Simple Machine - Pulley Model
Item: 28262
Status: In Stock
$34.95
This model is composed of three pulleys mounted on a base with a string and hooks. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The model shows how several pulleys work together to increase one's mechanical advantage. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 16 1/4"W x 6 1/2"H x 3 1/2"D.
Simple Machine - Wedge Model
Simple Machine - Wedge Model
Item: 28264
Status: In Stock
$33.95
This model is composed of an adjustable wedge. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The model demonstrates how a wedge can increase mechanical advantage. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 13 5/8"W x 3 5/8"D with an adjustable height.
Simple Machine - Simple Lever Model
Simple Machine - Simple Lever Model
Item: 28266
Status: In Stock
$25.95
This model is composed of a base with an adjustable fulcrum. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The model shows how a simple lever works. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 8 5/8"W x 5 1/4"H x 2 1/4"D.
Simple Machine - Wheel and Axle Model
Simple Machine - Wheel and Axle Model
Item: 28265
Status: In Stock
$32.95
This model is composed of a base with a wheel and axle that forms a crane. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The model shows how wheels and axles work to lift items from the ground. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 9 1/2"W x 4 1/2"H x 3 3/8"D.
Simple Machine - Screw Model
Simple Machine - Screw Model
Item: 28263
Status: In Stock
$33.95
This model is composed of a base and elevated board holding a screw. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The model will show students how additional leverage can be useful. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 7 1/2"W x 4"H x 4"D.
Simple Machine - Pendulum Model
Simple Machine - Pendulum Model
Item: 28261
Status: In Stock
$32.95
This model is composed of a rigid body and swinging pendulum. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. The pendulum is adjustable allowing students different variables from which to study motion. Includes an instruction manual. Made of wooden components. Measures 6 1/2"W x 15 1/2"H x 3 1/2"D.
Simple Machine - Inclined Plane and Cart Model
Simple Machine - Inclined Plane and Cart Model
Item: 28260
Status: In Stock
$34.95
This model is an inclined plane with a pulley, small cart, string, and grooves for wheels. It is made from sturdy wooden construction and is ideal for classroom use. Students will be able to study several different simple machine concepts with this set. Includes an instruction manual. Made of particle board and wooden components. Measures 16 1/2"W x 3 1/4"D with an adjustable height.
Kinetic Beach Sand™ 3 lbs.
Kinetic Beach Sand™ 3 lbs.
Item: 55506
Status: In Stock
$21.95
3 years & up. Pack it, pull it, and shape it! Designed for fine motor, sensory, and cognitive development it oozes, moves and melts while leaving hands completely dry. Can be used indoors or outdoors. Never dries out or hardens and can be used over and over.
Steve Spanglers's Insta-Snow®
Steve Spanglers's Insta-Snow®
Item: 33285
Status: In Stock
$22.95
4 years & up. Looking for an easy and fun kid's science kit? Steve Spangler's Insta-Snow is a special mixture of powders in which you can have a snow day any day with this cool polymer powder! Just add water to the powder and watch it erupt into fluffy white "snow" in seconds! Kids won't believe their eyes! Let it dry and reuse it again and again. Teaches about the science of polymers, matter and its interactions and water absorption. Includes Insta-snow approx. 1 pound, measuring… More »
Gears! Gears! Gears!®
Gears! Gears! Gears!®
Item: 30994P
Status: In Stock
$34.95 - $51.95
3 years & up. Challenge patterning and problem solving skills with this exciting set of gears, cranks, connectors, pillars, and interlocking plates! Includes over 80 pieces in one size for hundreds of 3-dimensional possibilities.
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.
Gears! Gears! Gears!® Robot Factory STEM Set (Set of 79)
Gears! Gears! Gears!® Robot Factory STEM Set (Set of 79)
Item: 145895
Status: In Stock
$42.95
4 years & up. Build towers of quirky robots, spinning gears, and wobbling cranes with this Robot Factory set by Learning Resources. Stack robots on top of each other and place them on spinning gears or hang them from wobbling cranes and springs. Each unique robot and building piece can be attached to another in several different ways and from several different angles so that the only limit on engineering is your imagination. Promotes STEM learning. Size: Robots measure 2.25"H. Includes:… More »
Volcanoes - Paperback
Volcanoes - Paperback
Item: 24295
Status: In Stock
$5.99
$5.00
4 - 8 years. There are thousands of volcanoes all over the world. Some erupted millions of years ago and are quiet now. Others are newer and still active. Still others are being formed right now. Geologists study volcanoes-and so can you. Learn how the very structure of the earth predicts where they are found, and explains how they form and what makes them suddenly, and violently, erupt. Paperback. 32 pages.