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| Grades PreK-PreK
The simple stacking fun of KEVA takes on a new dimension with special connectors that lock the planks in place. Slide precision-milled KEVA planks into the Connect pieces to create geometric compositions or freeform structures. As kids engineer their build-outs, they get a real-life lesson on the design principles of scale and proportion and the physics of balanced forces.
| Grades PreK-5
Slide open the wings of this adorable dragonfly to see the world in a whole new way! Change your world view with the colored lenses, then overlap them to create secondary color views. Use the faceted lens to see from a bug's point of view. Overlap the 2x and 5x lenses to see how the magnification multiplies. That's 10x more fun! Ages 3+
| Grades PreK-2
Kids go wild about science with this animal-themed early learning science set. Real science tools get a whimsical twist, engaging young learners in fun, science-learning play from measuring and mixing to testing and discovering. Ages 3+
Scientist and mom Nancy Balter brings the underwater world to preschoolers with her GeoSafari Jr. Underwater Explorer Boat. This kid-sized, miniature boat has a clear, magnified floor that gives little marine biologists their first peek beneath the water's surface. Great for lakes, seaside, the swimming pool, and even water tables, this aquatic tool includes a floating mini life preserver wrist strap to keep it from floating away. Tiny steering wheel and propeller details actually move, bringing a playful experience to the magic of the underwater world.Grades Pre-K+/Ages 3+.
Get 'in shape' with no-mess Playfoam! Little imaginations soar with four all-new, themed sets of squishy squashy Playfoam that can be shaped and sculpted over and over again.
Perfect for playdates, parties, or everyday imaginative play at home!
Won't stick to carpet, clothing, or any other fabric!
Vehicle-themed non-toxic molding material
A garden full of imaginative play! Plant and grow right before your eyes with gardening essentials including a watering can, shovel, and 3 pots. Colorful mix-and-match flowers and veggies encourage role play while nurturing an appreciation for nature. Includes 2 flowers and 2 veggies (carrot and radish). Watering can measures 5"L x 4"H.
Explore the universe by beaming images of stars, planets, and more! Just place the discs into the slot for quick and easy viewing on any surface. Features an easy-carry handle, automatic shut-off to conserve battery life, and a stand for projector mode. Includes 3 discs, with 8 images on each (24 images total), and Activity Guide filled with fun space facts. Requires 3 AAA batteries, not included. Projector in stand measures 7"H.
| Grades PreK-1
Explore plants, bugs, and more with kid-cool tools for some naturally fun experiments. Ten double sided Activity Cards include easy-to-follow experiments to capture, create, and observe the world outside. Sprouting jar measures 4"H x 3 1/8" in diameter at opening.
3 plant pots and plant markers
Big View Bug Jar
Add some wow to science!. Discover the wonders of colors, magnets, bubbles and more with these super fun experiments and kid-cool tools. Ten double-sided Activity Cards include easy-to-follow experiments for mixing colors, exploring the power of magnets, and even creating your own bubble solution. Includes a bubble wand and dish, 2 test tubes in a stand, horseshoe magnet, Twisty Droppers(TM), Color Mixing Glasses with 6 color lenses, and Activity Guide. Bubble wand measures 4" in diameter.
Encourage young scientists to take their investigations further with these perfectly sized tools! . Encourage young scientists to explore objects and take their investigations further with these perfectly sized tools. Magnifier features built-in stand for hands-free observation, clear 4.5x magnification, and 4" diameter viewing area. Exercises fine motor skills as children use the easy-grip tweezers—depressions on the colorful 6" tweezers guide small hands into the proper pincer position.
Observe on a grand scale with our extra-large magnifiers. Observe on a grand scale with our extra-large magnifiers, sized perfectly for small hands. Ideal for taking a closer look at critters, rocks, fabric, and so much more! Flip-out stands on each magnifier allow for engaged, hands-free viewing. Each magnifier's plastic lens measures 4" in diameter and offers 4.5x magnification. Magnifiers measure 8TML.
| Grades PreK-12
Squeeze this tool in the middle to open the tweezers and strengthen muscles in little hands and fingers! A perfect picker-upper that also builds the hand strength necessary for good fine-motor skills. Tweezers come in 6 different colors and store in a resealable bucket. Tweezers measure 4 3/4"L. Set of 6
Grades PreK-12 , Ages 3-12
Mix up some colorful fun! . Explore the full spectrum of color mixing! Features a customizable kaleidoscope with color chips, spinning top with interchangeable color mixing discs, a 6-piece translucent color wheel, Color Mixing Glasses with 6 lenses, and 3 test tubes with lids and a dropper in a stand. Includes 10 Activity Cards and a Guide.
Little engineers build sweet structures, fine-motor strength, and foundational STEM skills! Includes chunky, durable candy pieces in a variety of fun, familiar designs plus Activity Guide with illustrated, step-by-step building directions. Largest piece measures 7"L x 1/2" in diameter. 92 Pieces
Grades PreK-12 , Ages 4+
Here's the scoop: these unique tools are a handy way to build the muscles needed for scissor cutting! Tools feature translucent scoops and easy-grip handles for developing fine-motor skills. Holes in scoops allow for catch-and-release fun at a water table. Scoopers store in a resealable bucket and measure 6"L. Set of 4
Grades PreK-12 , Ages 3-12
Irresistible eyedroppers put a fun twist on water play and build fine motor skills! Squeeze the bulb to begin early science exploration, experience cause and effect, and build little hand muscles too! Colorful droppers store in a resealable bucket and measure 6"L. Set of 4
Grades PreK-12 , Ages 2-12
Reach for the stars! The power of discovery is in your hands with this perfect first telescope featuring a focus knob, soft rubber eyepiece, and 20x magnification for easy viewing. Use the adjustable tripod or remove the telescope for on-the-go exploration. It's never too early to start exploring! Telescope measures 10"L. Grades PreK-12 , Ages 3-12
Strike gold with this handy handheld metal detector. Features a pivoting handle and colorful design. Great for detecting metal in a sand table, at the playground, and more! It even lights up and makes a beeping sound when metal objects are detected! Measures 12" L x 5" W. Requires 2 AAA batteries, not included. Grades Ages 3-12
Watch carrot, radish, and onion seeds grow up as the roots grow down. This complete garden laboratory comes with everything you need to watch seeds grow from seed to harvest. Create a unique space for children to observe and nurture—in the classroom or at home.
Clear window allows for underground viewing
Dr. Toy and Oppenheim Gold award winner
Movable unit provides for a year-round indoor garden
Durable unit with acrylic viewing window
Built-in water basin and drainage reservoir
Removable light shield
8 Grow mix wafers
3 Packets of seeds with labels
Water wicks for self-watering system
Instructional guide with experiments
| Grades PreK
Physical Science: Forces on objects
Build understanding of slopes, surfaces, and graphing. Students explore slopes and surfaces as they are challenged to build a ramp that allows Ron, a skateboarding armadillo, to go far—but not too far. By using critical thinking, communication, and collaboration to build a ramp, students prepare for essential skills of the 21st century. Students work through the Engineering Design Process – to learn the value of rethinking and supporting multiple solutions.
STEM in Action modules are the easy-to-implement PreK-5 solution for integrating science, math, literacy, and engineering skills into real-world problems. These modules focus on the Engineering Design Practice which is a critical component of NGSS, state standards, and national initiatives. The materials are teacher friendly and all come in an easy-to-store box.
Provides teachers with modular 10-20 minute blocks of instruction
Total of 70-80 minutes of total instruction time
All materials included for a collaborative classroom activity
Aligned and written to standards
Helpful how to video and animated student video
4 Activity Cards and a Teacher Quick Start Card
Ron's Story Poster
4 class sets of home connection blackline masters
Ron the armadillo with helmet
400 Color tiles
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| Grades K-12
Includes four 6-oz. containers in assorted colors.
Teach fundamental engineering concepts by assembling these huge, colorful, 3-D gears!. Help your students develop essential engineering and problem-solving skills with these big, easy-to-maneuver pieces that are used to build 3-dimensional masterpieces that move! Sets include brightly colored meshing gears, connectors, interlocking bases, and an Activity Guide.
46 colorful gears (blue, green, orange, red, purple)
26 square pillars
21 six-way axles
6 interlocking bases
1 crank handle
| Grades K-1
Explore "how things go" as you conduct investigations, solve problems, and explore early engineering. Features 10 doublesided Activity Cards covering all aspects of STEM, plus key science concepts of gravity, inertia, friction, push/pull, and more! Includes 2 cars, 2 double-sided tracks, 4 weighted blocks, pendulum ball, ladder with 2 removable bars, and a comprehensive Activity Guide. Ladder measures 9 1/4 "H, tracks measure 12"L, and cars measure 2 3/4"L
| Grades PreK-3
Opening up the earth will reveal its many layers!. Illustrate the mysteries of the earth with this 5" hands-on foam model! The outside of the model shows the oceans and continents. Separate the two hemispheres to reveal the Earth's four main layers: crust, mantel, outer core, and inner core. Also addresses temperature and depth, and includes a fact-filled activity guide. Grades PreK-3.
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