The solar beads change from white to colors when exposed to a UV light source like sunshine. The longer they are in the UV light, the brighter the colors turn. Beads are 9mm with a 3mm hole in the center. Perfect for STEM experiments! Includes 1,000 beads, Teacher Guide, and a reproducible Student Handout.
The bright and colorful USDA MyPlate Poster highlights how to build a healthy menu and diet with tips for selecting the best choices within each food group. Additional tips include importance of fruits and vegetables, portion control and instilling a love of healthy choices. Laminated poster measures 24" x 18".
3 years & up. Set of 3 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. Colors will vary.
5 years & up. Build your own working electronic circuits by piecing together magnetic circuit blocks in a variety of different combinations with the Magnatronix Starter and Expansion Set. Take on the challenge of following the circuit pattern ideas featured in the activity guide or make up your own circuit patterns as you learn the basics of systems engineering. Develops children's fine motor and problem-solving skills through STEM-based play. Both the Starter and the Expansion pack require… More »
4 years & up. Looking for an easy and fun kid's science kit? Steve Spangler's Oobleck is a special mixture of powders created to replicate quicksand. Children of all ages will find hours of fun and learning with Oobleck. Simply adding water turns the powder into a liquid and a solid depending on the force used to move the matter. Easy clean up plus, it doesn't stain your hands. Oobleck is safe, non-toxic and can be dried out and reused time and time again to keep the imagination and learning… More »
6 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"
4 years and 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 »
3 years & up. The natural Stones & Minerals kit is a selection of pebbles, stones, gemstones, clusters, pyrite and agate. There are 11 different items in this kit. River Pebbles, Tiger Eye, Polished Stones in Black, White and Assorted, Gemstones, Amethyst Points, Amethyst Clusters, Agate Slices large and small, and Iron Pyrite.
5 years & up. Stack it, swing it, smash it! The Pendulonium STEM Challenge is an exciting engineering game that introduces physics fundamentals through playtime fun. Launch the balls from the three-piece adjustable pendulum and send them flying toward the goal cups and targets. Young learners are rewarded by devising their own solutions and tweaking their approaches through trial and error. This hands-on activity set features a collection of simple tasks that challenges kid's engineering, problem… More »
Perfect for growing herbs or starting plants that will eventually live outside, this eco-friendly planter set is made from resin and bamboo. Set includes 2 trays and 24 pots. Measures approximately 2"H x 9"W x 13"L.
5 years & up. Build it, pop it, solve it! Put your physics skills to the test with the TurboPop! STEM Challenge. Load the balls into TurboPop!'s air cannon, press down, and pop! Watch them go flying! Master the cannon and you are ready to take on the STEM-inspired challenges. Pop your way through the hoops, off the wall, and towards the target or engage in open-ended play by building and testing your way to a solution. The challenges ramp up in difficulty to encourage leveled play and continued… More »
3 years & up. Discover the wonders of water! This 19-piece Splashology! Water Lab features waves of water-ready activities that introduce aspiring scientists to the concepts of volume, buoyancy, flow, and more with every splish and splash. Kids can dive into seven splash-filled experiments or explore all of the splashes and bubbles of each piece with parental supervision. Ride the waves with the Floaty Boat tray, squirt streams of water with the Splash Syringe, or turn your sink into homemade… More »
4 years & up. Anatomically accurate and highly detailed life cycles that show how insects and frogs grow. Includes Butterfly, Ladybug, Ant, Praying Mantis, Honey Bee, Frog, and six sorting cards. Great for countng, sequencing, and early learning biology.
5 - 8 years. Design & Drill® Space Circuits is a great way for children to learn about circuitry. Children will enjoy 20 space-themed challenges using a child-friendly drill to create circuits that really work! Learn to light, spin simple motors, add momentary buttons and switches, and more. Supports STEM by introducing tools, encouraging problem-solving, and inspiring creativity. Requires 3 AAA batteries for the drill and 3 AA batteries for the battery pack (not included). Includes: Space… More »
8 years & up. Power up your imagination and put your building skills to the test! The E-Blox Power Blox Builds Plus features over 70 parts to build 3D circuits that light up with the power block. No wires are necessary! Use the building bricks to construct endless possibilities of illuminating structures. Power Blox stimulates young minds with creativity, imagination, and science through hands-on, STEAM-based play. Compatible with other similar toy bricks. Requires 1 9V battery (not included).
8 years & up. This anatomically-correct, interactive dog model features a transparent cutaway that provides close-up, layered details of the internal organs and structure. Learn the dog's physical anatomy by removing the bones and organs and assemble them into the correct spots. Read the description of the anatomy along with the dog's life cycle, eating habits, and size. Test your knowledge with fun engaging questions from the learning guide. Ideal for teaching animal science. Model measures… More »
8 years & up. This two-tiered GreenThumb Classroom Greenhouse protects potted plants while providing plenty of room for growth. Greenhouse features two sturdy wire shelves that keep plants off the ground and a clear vinyl cover that fits snug over the metal frame. Clear cover is made with a zippered closure to easily access all plants inside. Designed for year-round gardening indoors and outdoors. Assembly required. Greenhouse measures 38"H x 36"W x 19"D when assembled.
8 years & up. Explore alternative energy and discover the future of power! With the ECO Ten Transforming Science Kit, harness the sun or wind to build and operate 10 different working models. Learn about renewable energy by using solar power, wind power or a generator to construct models. No batteries required! Young engineers can engage in the ultimate transforming technology through STEM-based play. Buildable models include a Triceratops, Stegosaurus, Apatosaurus, Helicopter, Space Explorer,… More »
These Cucumbers are of the bush variety and are easier to take care of. Give more water for better tasting cucumbers. They are best if harvested while still green. Germination within 3-7 days. Three packs of Cucumber seeds are 260 mg each.
Sweet Bell Peppers are one of the most common vegetables grown in home gardens. They are delicous eaten fresh or cooked. Germination within 10-21 days. Three packs of Sweet Bell Pepper seeds are 12 mg each.