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Science Exploration Books for Literacy - Set of 7
Science Exploration Books for Literacy - Set of 7
Item: 51266
Status: In Stock
$59.95
3 years & up. Bring literacy into your science center with this comprehensive Science Exploration Books for Literacy and Early STEM Learning. This collection of science themed books is great for introducing new STEM concepts to your children. These books discuss topics such as leaves changing, magnets, the five senses, and more! Encourage children to ask questions about vocabulary and concepts they?re unfamiliar with. Set of 7.
Ramptastic - STEM Ramp for Testing Velocity
Ramptastic - STEM Ramp for Testing Velocity
Item: 63780
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 years & up. This sturdy wooden incline ramp invites children to explore STEM concepts through prediction and experimentation. The six varying textures give children the opportunity to test the effects of surfacing, weight, and velocity on the potential speed and function of different objects. Ramptastic also introduces simple machines to children and is the perfect addition to the STEM toys in your classroom. Activity card(s) included. Cars sold separately. Measures 4.25" H x 4.75" W x 12.5" L.
Light Cube Accessory Kit
Light Cube Accessory Kit
Item: 27916
Status: In Stock
$64.95
3 years & up. This Light Cube Accessory Kit is the perfect light table starter kit for younger students! The kit features tons of safe and colorful materials to play with on the Light Cube (sold separately #27915). Count and sort beautiful bead shapes, examine details in x-rays, layer Optical Illusion sheets to discover interesting patterns, drop paint onto the washable surface, and drag paint scrapers on top to make swirls and lines. Includes: 5 clear plastic trays that fit snugly on the Light… More »
Kids First Science Laboratory Experiment Kit
Kids First Science Laboratory Experiment Kit
Item: 143948
Status: In Stock
$52.95
3 years & up. Inspire young children to explore and learn about the world around them through experimentation, observation, and play. This Science Laboratory Kit by Thames & Kosmos comes with everything your little ones need to experiment freely and learn about science and the way the world works. Encourages creativity and fosters natural curiosity with unique laboratory tools and fun STEM related activities. Storage case measures 14.7" x 6.3" x 9.4" and manual measures 5.5"… More »
Treasure Tubes - Clear - Set of 8
Treasure Tubes - Clear - Set of 8
Item: 31286
Status: In Stock
$70.95
3 years & up. Children can easily collect, curate, experiment with, and display found objects and liquids with these sturdy, clear acrylic Treasure Tubes for 360 degree viewing. The lids sit on top of the tubes and do not secure, making it easy to add trinkets, natural materials, and sensory objects to observe, display, and rattle. Ideal for color and sound exploration and light table activities. Holds marbles, beads, twigs, leaves, small toys and more. Stack the tubes on top of each other to… More »
Transparent Light and Color Blocks - 108 Pieces
Transparent Light and Color Blocks - 108 Pieces
Item: 31535
Status: In Stock
$69.95
3 years & up. A rainbow assortment of 6 different colors and 6 different shapes make up this set of plastic translucent building blocks. These colorful Transparent Light and Color Blocks area great way to promote creativity. They also make a perfect accessory for a light table. Encourage children to get creative and build a unique block structure. For further learning encourage children to identify the colors and shapes of the blocks they are using. Largest block measures 3.9375" x 1.3125". 108 piece set.
Chemistry Plus School Science Pack
Chemistry Plus School Science Pack
Item: 51584
Status: In Stock
$263.95
$100.00
Grades K - 5. Learn all about the alphabet of the universe - the periodic table of elements. 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 Chemistry and Technology, as well as an enriched historical and social perspective. Kit contains twelve 40 page student… More »
What's Inside Me Doll
What's Inside Me Doll
Item: 63741
Status: In Stock
$89.95
3 years & up. Science has never been so cuddly! Introduce children to basic organs and systems of the human body with this interactive toy. Unbutton the chest to explore and match organs to systems. Squeeze the heart, lungs and stomach to hear different sounds. Includes an 18" doll, 7 organs which measure approximately 3.5", and a guide.
GeoSafari® Jr. Talking Microscope
GeoSafari® Jr. Talking Microscope
Item: 63770
Status: In Stock
$61.95
4 years & up. Introduce children to a real scientific toy that provides visual detail and information about animals, plants, and everyday household items. Fully functioning 5x microscope with two comfortable eyepieces contains 20 slides with 60 photo-quality images, and over 100 facts and questions. Multilingual audio-4 languages included! Requires 3 AAA batteries (sold separately).
Sensory Learning Ooze Tube Set - Assorted Colors - Set of 3
Sensory Learning Ooze Tube Set - Assorted Colors - Set of 3
Item: 63829
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 years & up. Encourage your children to engage their sense with this fun Sensory Learning Ooze Tube Set in Three Bright Assorted Colors. These tubes are great for promoting exploration, curiosity, and early STEM concepts. Children will enjoy turning the set upside down and watching the gel ooze to the bottom. This set of three contain thick gel in blue, pink, and green. Measures 4.75"H x 2"W each.
Sensory Tray Accessory Kit
Sensory Tray Accessory Kit
Item: 63599
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 years & up. Explore a range of activities and experiences with this exciting Sensory Tray Accessory Kit. These colorful pieces are a great way to promote sensory learning. Use the tray to pour your sensory materials such as sand or goo without a mess left on the table. Encourage children to explore textures, smells, colors, and more using the tools provided. This kit includes 50 Skyscraper Building Cards, 50 Super Topplers, 1 lb (454 g) of colored rice, 4 Junior Goo Spreaders, 10 Squiggle… More »
Clear Treasure Blocks - Set of 8
Clear Treasure Blocks - Set of 8
Item: 91346
Status: In Stock
$59.95
3 years & up. What can we find today? Collect trinkets, natural materials and sensory objects to place in the beautiful Treasure Blocks. Smooth hardwood frames with inset, transparent acrylic windows have a removable panel to place small objects to observe or display. Ideal for color exploration and light table activities. Holds marbles, beads, twigs, leaves, small toys and more. Two screws on the removable panel keep objects securely in place until ready to be replaced. Set of 8. Largest Block… More »
Translucent Sensory Perception Cubes - Set of 8
Translucent Sensory Perception Cubes - Set of 8
Item: 34222
Status: In Stock
$74.95
Birth & up. Observe shapes and colors with this 8-piece set of Perception Cubes! These cubes measure 1.25" and are made of durable acrylic, making them ideal for all ages. The cubes can be used on a light table to observe color mixing. When cubes are held at an angle, many squares and rectangles appear inside for fascinating visual effects! The colorful sensory cubes make great additions to sensory stations and quiet corners. The tough acrylic also makes them ideal for water play. The cubes… More »
Primary Treasure Blocks - Set of 8
Primary Treasure Blocks - Set of 8
Item: 91353
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$59.95
3 years & up. What can we find today? Children can collect sensory objects, natural materials and trinkets to place in the beautiful Treasure Blocks. Smooth hardwood frames with inset, colored transparent acrylic windows have a removable panel to place small objects. Ideal for display, observation, color exploration, light table activities and more. Largest Block measures 5.5" L x 5.5" W x 2" H. Set of 8.
Peekaboo Sound Boxes
Peekaboo Sound Boxes
Item: 63294
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$54.95
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.
Treasure Tubes - Primary Colors Set of 8
Treasure Tubes - Primary Colors Set of 8
Item: 31386
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$70.95
3 years & up. Children can easily collect, curate, experiment with, and display found objects and liquids with these sturdy, colorful acrylic Treasure Tubes for 360 degree viewing. The lids sit on top of the tubes and do not secure, making it easy to add trinkets, natural materials, and sensory objects to observe, display, and rattle. Ideal for color and sound exploration and light table activities. Holds marbles, beads, twigs, leaves, small toys and more. Stack the tubes on top of each other… More »
Rainbow Gel Letter Boats and Number Fish
Rainbow Gel Letter Boats and Number Fish
Item: 34457P
Status: In Stock
$79.95 - $84.95
3 years & up. The Rainbow Gel Alpha Boats and Number Fish contain gel-like beads in 7 colors: red, orange, yellow, green, light blue, dark blue, and purple. The jelly-like, squishy texture makes these perfect for sensory activities. The Alpha Boats have uppercase letters on one side and lowercase on the other. The Number Fish have numbers 0-20 on one side and the corresponding dots on the other. Both sets contain a loop at the top for hanging or displaying. Boats measures 4.1"L x 3.6"W… More »
Design & Drill® Space Circuits
Design & Drill® Space Circuits
Item: 33022
Status: In Stock
$58.95
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 »
eFlex™ Digital Microscope with Flexible Neck
eFlex™ Digital Microscope with Flexible Neck
Item: 29639
Status: In Stock
$89.95
4 years & up. This powerful digital microscope displays the magnified image right onto your computer screen. The impressive 75x/300x magnification unlocks tiny details of our world. The flexible neck stand with suction cup attaches to any smooth surface, or the included base with ease. Resolution is 1600 x 1200 pixels. Compatible with Windows XP SP2 or above, Windows Vista (32 bit or 64 bit), Windows 7 (32 bit or 64 bit), Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. Mac OSX 10.4.9 or later. Does not work with tablets.
Unit Block Marble Run - 40 Piece Set
Unit Block Marble Run - 40 Piece Set
Item: 37089
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$89.95
3 years & up. Children can begin early exploration of physics, STEM lessons, and architectural design using the Unit Block Marble Run 40 piece set. Rubberwood blocks feature drops, bumps and routed paths that allow for multiple building opportunities. Ten double-sided concept cards provide building inspiration for different block arrangements as well as corresponding lessons related to physics theories. Set includes 4 starter acrylic marbles and 36 block pieces scaled to unit block proportions… More »