“Thames and Kosmos makes a huge array of educational kits for kids of all ages. The excellently designed remote control machines set comes with 182 pieces--including three motors, a remote control unit, a battery holder, and building blocks--to create 10 different remote controlled vehicles. It is the perfect gift to inspire a love of science and engineering in any child and...” --Melanie Mayo
“ My 6 yr old got it for Christmas when he was 5. He LOVES Snap Circuits!! He has gone over at least 100 different configurations. This is seriously the perfect gift for any engineer-minded kid. ” --KaliShanti
Recycle your scrap paper, old newspapers, and tissue paper into beautiful hand-crafted paper. Start with a slurry of paper pulp, drain it in the sieve tray, then press it flat with a special tool. Experiment with different paper fibers and add pigment tablets to change the color of your paper. Learn why recycling used materials into new ones is a crucial and growing practice around the world.
With the Elenco Generator Electronic Lab Action Kit you can build your own operating generator. You can find out how a generator makes the electricity that makes thing work. Safe, solderless, exciting fun and education. Includes an easy to read illustrated operating manual, the Generator Electronic Lab Action Kit from Elenco is recommended for ages 8 and up.
Take a really close look with this zoom microscope kit that provides your youngster everything they need to start exploring. The 9in., lighted 100x-900x zoom microscope includes a Huygens eyepiece and color filters that isolate light for a better view. Comes with a variety of slides and tools that let your budding scientist conduct a series of observations. Includes microscope, a Micro Data...
With the Elenco Motor Electronic Lab Action Kit you can build your own operating motor. You can control the motor's forward and reverse rotation with power. Safe, solderless, exciting fun and education. Includes an easy to read illustrated operating manual, the Motor Electronic Lab Action Kit from Elenco is recommended for ages 8 and up.
Elenco OWI Moon Walker II Kit (non-soldering): H130mm x Diameter 100mm Not one, but two! Light and Sound! MOON WALKER II has combined the technology of two sensors. A whimsical indication of future trends, MOON WALKER II begins to walk when it detects a change in light intensity or sound commands.MOON WALKER II continues it's four legged voyage until instructed by an internal timer to...
Build rubber band powered vehicles and mechanisms and learn about potential and kinetic energy. Discover fun mechanical applications for simple rubber bands! You can assemble 11 models including a sail car, helicopter, three race cars, yo-yo, spinning top, trolley, catapult, wind-up paddleboat, and motor bike. Design your own vehicle with a rubber band under the hood. Conduct experiments with...