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 »
3 years & up. Natural and unscripted play patterns emerge when Branch Blocks are provided for building and dramatic play inspiration. The intact textured bark on each building piece adds sensory exploration mirroring the organic benefits of outdoor play. Use Branch Blocks to practice stacking, sorting and STEM activities. Includes 36 wood pieces.
3 years & up. This 8 page STEM Journal outlines how to utilize the scientific process in an early childhood classroom. Each of the 8 1/2" x 11" pages provide a space for children to draw pictures along with developmentally appropriate lines to write text as they utilize the scientific method. Perfect addition to any science center! Set of 10 journals.
This 17-piece Wooden Block Balance set provides a hands-on STEM experience featuring cubes, rectangles and notched squares to creatively stack on the curved balance board. Explore and experiment by arranging the blocks on each side of the board to evenly distribute weight to achieve a balanced result. Children will develop STEM-based skills such as spatial sense, estimation, reasoning, probability, and the concepts of none, more, less, most, smaller, smallest, bigger, biggest. Included: Balance… More »
3 years & up. Supplement the mathematical and social emotional activities of Block Science play with Block Science People. The rubberwood people are easily identified with over-molded mathematical symbols on soft plastic grips. Aspiring drivers can send their Block Science People on adventures in the Block Science Cars that feature over-molded plastic wheels that clip onto 2 smooth sanded rubberwood car units with seats for both a driver and passenger. Use the secure hitches to make an extended… More »
3 years & up. This 90-piece set includes a variety of items to create working waterways. Children can experiment with the effects that construction, gravity, and distance have on water pressure and flow as they create endless waterway configurations. Materials are transparent to allow for easy viewing of water flow. The Build a Waterway STEM Kit builds on children's natural curiosity by providing the materials and freedom to explore. The funnels, measuring pitchers, connector tubes, blockers,… More »
This set of 52 cards will provide classrooms with a year's worth of interactive STEM activities for children and their families. These simple and straightforward STEM-themed family engagement ideas are enjoyable for teachers, families, and children alike. Cards measure 5" x 5" and store in a sturdy plastic container.
This set of 52 interactive STEM ideas will provide caregivers with a year's worth of weekly STEM activities for young children. These simple and straightforward ideas are enjoyable for families and children alike, and they're a great way to promote STEM activities for toddlers. Cards measure 5" x 5" and store in a sturdy plastic container.
Grades 2 & up. Hands-on Investigation Kit supports building a variety of real-world models that demonstrate science and technology concepts. Students will explore through hands-on investigation 1st, 2nd and 3rd Class levers along with fixed, movable and combination pulley systems. Includes building instructions for 8 different models with real-life photo and key facts. Complete set includes K'nex rods and connectors in a sturdy, divided case, teaching resource CD (with teaching notes, building… More »
3 years & up. This "waddle" of penguins will delight and inspire children into pre-coding fun! The Pre-coding Penguin Stones promote directional and positional language, matching practice, problem solving, pattern making, logical thinking, and sequencing skills. These durable stones are specifically designed to embed pre-coding skills through an appealing, tactile resource. Set features four of each directional arrow and two without arrows. The Pre-coding Penguin Activity Cards feature… More »
3 years & up. These unique coding blocks will help ensure your Primo™ Cubetto robot gets where it needs to go. Just place the blocks into your interface board and watch as your Cubetto turns and moves in the direction each block correlates with. Cubetto bot, interface board, and maps are not included. Included: Directional Blocks: 4 Backward, 4 Left, 4 Right, and 4 Forward.
3 years & up. Get ready to explore a rich and exciting world of adventure and play! Discover the mysterious wonders of ancient Egypt with this exciting Adventure Pack by Primo™. Follow Cubetto's desert adventure story in the storybook and help navigate him through sand dunes, crocodile infested waters, and more. Primo™ Cubetto Bot, Interface Board, and Coding Blocks not included. Map size: 39" x 39". Included: Durable, Ancient Egypt cloth map that helps you plan your adventures,… More »
6 years & up. Zoom in and take a closer look and explore the world through a different lens! The STEM Starter Kit allows you to convert any smartphone or tablet into a powerful microscope. Select your preferred lighting preference such as the LED light for everyday objects or the UV lights as a forensics tool. Install the microscope by clipping positioning it over the camera lens on the back of your phone or tablet. Position the lens directly over the object or slide that you are viewing. You… More »
5 years & up. Explore basic mechanical engineering concepts through interactive storytelling and creative building. Follow along in the beautifully illustrated 32-page storybook and learn to build a series of adorable, motorized robotic animals. Storybook features instructions to create eight different functioning models, including: a polar bear, cat, narwhal, crab, fox, baby llama, unicorn, and sea otter. Each model is easy to assemble and powered by a battery-powered motor. Requires 2 AA batteries… More »
8 years & up. Explore the basics of mechanical physics by building a series of simple machines designed to perform complex tasks that make our everyday lives easier. Build 26 working models focusing on six simple machines: wheels and axles, levers, pulleys, inclined planes, screws, and wedges. Learn the science behind your builds in the full-color, 32-page manual and follow the easy to understand step-by-step instructions to assemble each machine. As your understanding of mechanical physics… More »
3 years & up. Start your little engineer off right with this build a farm tractor kit! Once done, your child will be able to watch the tractor move forward and backward with the flicking of the power switch. Children will be able to learn hand-eye coordination through play and use. Children will learn about the science of forces and motion, strength and stability, and simple mechanisms. Electric Screwdriver actually screws in tractor pieces, fostering joy in project completion. Encourage STEM… More »
3 years & up. Start your little engineer off right with this build a ballpark kit! Once done, watch balls fly down the track. Children will learn to identify different shapes and colors through play and sorting. Teach users concepts of momentum and gravity as well as hand-eye coordination. Electric Screwdriver actually screws in ballpark pieces, fostering joy in project completion. Encourage STEM learning. Includes 54 pieces.
Grades 3 - 5. Improve essential Science, Technology, Engineering®, Art, and Math knowledge with these fun and memory-boosting games. Players study the pictures-and-facts side of the card for 10 seconds, and then flip to the other side to see how many questions they can answer, for example, "Was this masterpiece painted in 1691 or 1891?" or "When was toothpaste in a tube invented?" Each game includes 55 cards, a sand timer, and 8-sided die. For 1 or more players. Purchase… More »
3 years & up. Experience the world of Lux through the patented revolutionary snapping hinge technology. Users are able to build structures, which curve, bend, move, and fold! Modeled after nature at the molecular level, Lux connects not through sticking or stacking like other building sets, but through linking pieces together. Each durable building block piece connects on all four sides allowing for more flexible builds to create toys where any part can move. The Motorcycle and Car Set include… More »
8 years & up. Wind is becoming a popular source of clean, renewable energy in today's time. This kit gives users the ability to assemble a realistic wind turbine with adjustable rotor blades and an electric generator. Conduct experiments to learn how to optimize its' performance. Learn about alternate forms of power and receive scientific information on turbines through the manual. Kit includes a 32 page manual and guides you through 5 experiments with your wind turbine.