Transform your tablet into hands-on learning adventures with Osmo Coding Starter Kit. It’s a great introduction to coding for kids. Kids learn the basic of coding — including sequencing, looping, and problem-solving. Combining physical blocks, educational games, and your iPad, it helps kids learn the fundamentals of coding in a fun way. Kids will be going on fun adventures, making music, and learning to code. Since it feels like a video game, kids are naturally more engaged — having fun while learning.
With Sphero Indi, learn to solve problems like an engineer, design and build custom mazes for Indi to navigate, and learn the basics of programming. Kids will have a blast exploring how Indi reacts to the colored cards all while learning through play. We love the creativity and customization that Indi offers.
A new form of toys-to-life games, Shifu Tacto transforms any tablet into a gaming platform. It’s a multiplayer, AR gamepad that cradles an iOS or Android tablet and uses the tablet to generate content. Positioning a physical figurine on the screen controls and interacts with the game. With Snakes & Ladders, players move the pieces along a moving digital version of the game board. Laser has players positioning mirrors to reflect their laser beam to destroy incoming asteroids. Elements, a STEM game, teaches kids element structures of different chemicals. Quest, a similified RPG, is the most interesting: Players navigate an open world and 10 character figurines grant special powers. Add-on kits with other AR experiences are also available, with more planned for release. While they’re playing and having fun, kids are mastering concepts of chemistry and physics and developing analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
The GeoSafari Jr. Kidiscope is a great introduction to slide microscopes with kid-friendly magnification and slides that are easy to use. It’s perfect for little STEM learners.
Meet the newest magical coding friend in Coding Critters: Skye the Unicorn. With its magic wand and spell book, Skye the Unicorn helps kids cast preschool coding spells. It includes a coding spell-book complete with activities and a magic wand controller. Code Skye to the end of the rainbow and use the star launcher to launch shooting stars.
Meet Blazer the Dragon — a magical coding friend. With its magic wand and spell book, Blazer the Dragon helps kids cast preschool coding spells. The set includes a magic wand controller and a coding spellbook complete with activities. Code Blazer to storm the castle, launch the catapult, dance, light up, and more.
Kids will be amazed at how cool science can be with this fun science kit from Scientific Explorer. Your little chemist will learn the differences between acids and bases, as s/he conducts 11 different mind-blowing science activities. With help of a parent, s/he will mix chemicals to create everything from a fizzing volcano to jiggly crystals. Are you ready to be blown away with science?
Always race to those candy claw machines at the arcades? Now you can build your own arcade-like claw machine with no electricity or batteries. The best part? After you build it, it really works! Adjust the claw and score some sweet treats! Kids will learn about hydraulics, levers, gears, belts, linkages, end effectors and more — all while having fun. Aspiring engineers will even learn how it all works.
Your budding little engineer will enjoy assembling their own Design & Drill Bolt Buddies Fire Truck. It has a real working kid-friendly power drill! Kiddos will learn the basics of simple construction and engineering while building fine motor skills with tools designed for their little hands. After building it, race to the rescue with action-packed rescue missions.
Kids can engage in learning that’s fun with the Butterfly Garden Home School Edition. This STEM kit lets you watch caterpillars change into butterflies! Over the course of 3 weeks, parents and kids can actually see their caterpillars transform into butterflies. It’s an engaging and fun way to learn through play.
The Magic Adventures Globe lets kids explore new places, languages, and cultures through a video screen that plays BBC videos. What’s cool? It’s educational while making learning fun for kids. Shhh! Kids will be having too much fun to know they’re learning!
With this fun STEM kit, kids can learn about the wonders of science and chemical reactions by growing their own crystals and using them to decorate and build their own UFO-inspired terrarium. Simply add hot water and watch the magic take place in as little as 24 hours. What’s cool? It actually lights up and glows and all the hard work of making a terrarium is done for you.
Wish you could make your own videogames? With the Pixicade Mobile Game Maker, now you can bring your fantasies to reality. You can actually create and play your own video games! It transforms your drawings into real, playable video games. How cool?! It’s simple: draw out your game, take a photo, and play and share with friends. You can even set a goal for your game. Kids will be amazing seeing their creations come to life on a tablet or phone. The best part? It’s fun for the whole family and makes family game night more lively.
Inspire your child’s imagination with the Circuit Explorer Deluxe Base Station STEM kit. Build a Deluxe Base Station with Towers, Spinning Diner Sign, Planetarium with color-changing dome light, Voice Synthesizer Station with 10 space sounds, Communication Station with rotating Radar Dish, a Powered Space Rover and a freewheeling Space Rover both with light-up headlights. Connect the vehicle’s circuits to see the pieces light up. Kids will learn the fundamentals of circuitry, while having fun by experimenting with light, motion, and sound.
With 133-pieces, kids can build 3 self-powered robots: a motorized robot, racecar, and countdown timer. After building them, wind them up and watch ’em go! The best part? No batteries are required. Winding the spiral spring powers the gear train to bring your robots to life. Kids will learn about gears and how they translate into motion while building cool wind-up robots. It’s a fun STEM kit to learn about kinetic and potential energy.
The successor to Botley the Coding Robot, a Toy of the Year award-winner, is here with Botley 2.0. Botley 2.0 teaches the basics of coding and critical thinking without any screen. It features all-new functions and coding challenges. Young coders can build sequences up to 150 steps, explore Botley’s expanded personality traits, and use a built-in sensor to light up Botley in the dark.
Want to plant your own garden? This Paint & Plant Flower Growing Kit lets kids get creative while planting their own beautiful garden. The kit includes everything you need to get started. The full kit includes a Tin Planter, plastic liner, soil, 3 seed packets, 6-color paint strip, 2 paint brushes, paint palette, 3 wooden plant markers, shovel, and watering bottle. Simply add water and watch your seeds sprout over time. Just be careful not to over water. It’s a wonderful craft and STEM project that delivers awesome educational value.
The new HEXBUG Flash nano Playset features a built-in, colored LED light that illuminates the path underneath it as it races down the track. Kids can arrange the colorized track in different ways to build pathways for the bugs to explore. With so many possibilities, it’s endless fun!
The 3Doodler Start Essentials set allows kids to doodle anything they can imagine in 3D from robots to the Golden Gate Bridge and more. You’re only limited by your imagination and, of course, the drawing material! It’s safe and easy — delivering endless fun! There are no hot parts, making it safe for kids. It’s perfect for STEM learning — sparking their imagination and creativity. What amazing 3D masterpieces will you dream up?
Inspired by Robert Irwin, the GeoSafari Jr. Talking Wildlife Camera helps kids learn about nature around them through trivia, photos, and facts. It features the voice of wildlife superstar Robert Irwin. Irwin guides kids through the wildlife of 6 different regions with over 100 wildlife facts and quizzes included for inquisitive minds.
Previously a successful TV plug-and-play product, EyeClops from Jakks Pacific is launching a new version this year. This time it’s a self-standing microscope and it magnifies objects up to 800 times. It’s perfect for encouraging exploration and observation for young scientists ready to explore nature and the world around them.
The Circuit Explorer Mars Colony Rocket is a fun set for early STEM learners. It offers imaginative space sets and working circuit technology that’s perfect for kids to learn. Kids will have fun while learning what makes the pieces light up.
A new form of toys-to-life games, Shifu Tacto transforms any tablet into a gaming platform. It’s a multiplayer, AR gamepad that cradles an iOS or Android tablet and uses the tablet to generate content. Positioning a physical figurine on the screen controls and interacts with the game. With Snakes & Ladders, players move the pieces along a moving digital version of the game board. Other classics include Checkers and Ludo with a twist. Add-on kits with other AR experiences are also available, with more planned for release.
Part of the best-selling Junior Inventor line, Optical Science Lab lets kids explore optical science and light. The set includes a spinning, sliding, reconfigurable station including a crane, nuts, bolts, a wrench, and a bell with everything kids need to conduct 8 different scientific experiments. Experiments include creating a periscope, cone illusion, 3D viewer, rotating kaleidoscope, infinity mirror, and more. It’s a fantastic STEM kit for encouraging scientific experimentation and exploration.
Explore the principles of magnetism with the Junior Inventor Magnetic Science Lab. Use the included tools to assemble and conduct 7 magnetic experiments, then reconfigure the parts and pieces to conduct your own. Experiments include creating a gravity magnet, a spinning planet, magnetic fishing, a swirling magnet, and more.
This Mind Blowing Science kit is one of the best-selling chemistry science kits. Science will be fun with this fantastic kit! It’s a great resource for hands-on learning of important STEM concepts. The kit features 11 amazing activities like an erupting color-changing volcano and more! Blow your child’s mind with these amazing science experiments.
Want a fun new way to play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe? The upcoming Labo Vehicle Kit will allow kids to build their own Toy-Con Car steering wheel and control their kart of choice in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. The included pedal can be used for drifting and revving up your engine at the beginning of races to get a boost start. Honking the horn will allow players to throw an item. If that wasn’t enough fun, you can also build a Toy-Con submarine and plane.
The Labo Variety Kit allows kids to create 5 creative projects from an RC car, fishing rod, working piano and more. It encourages kids to make, play, and discover. The coolest part? Once you master how it works, you can explore creating your own Labo projects. The Labo kit requires a Nintendo Switch console.
Girls can unearth real gems with this digging kit from National Geographic. It comes with a large brick with 15 hidden gems inside. Girls have to use the included excavation tool to dig out the gems from the large brick. What hidden surprises will she find inside?
Little excavators will love this fun rock kit from National Geographic. The geode rocks in this kit were formed millions of years ago during prehistoric volcanic eruptions. Geodes are sort of like M&M’s. On the outside, the rocks are hard. When you crack them open, there is a fun surprise inside. The kit comes with everything she needs to break them open including the safety glasses.
Does she dream of going to outer space? She can travel to outer space with this wonderful book from National Geographic. Through beautiful color photographs, the book will take her to all the different planets as she learns about the stars, black holes, planets, moons, and more
The Labo Robot Kit allows kids to get creative and make their very own Toy-Con robot suit. What’s cool? After building it, you can wear it and play as the robot in the game. You can demolish anything in your path and tackle various challenges to gain new abilities. Creators can explore new ways to play with their robot and even create their own projects.
Love playing with snow? You don’t need to wait for winter snow to play with snow with Insta-Snow Powder. How does it work? Simply add water and watch the magic take place right before your very eyes. The coolest part? It looks just like real snow and makes 2 gallons.
Ready for play beyond the screen? Get ready to solve mysteries around the world with Osmo Detective Agency. Players will explore the world, learn about cities and cultures, develop observation skills, and critically think to solve clues and mysteries. Can you solve the mystery? A compatible tablet and Osmo Base are required to play.
Your little scientist can explore the world with this fun Kidnoculars from Educational Insights. What’s great is that there is no need to worry about focusing these binoculars. Kids can achieve 2x magnification with this pair of binoculars. It is a durable scientific tool that allows kids to examine plants and animals. A great set for exploring early STEM concepts.
Now she doesn’t have to grow new pairs of fingers to count with this abacus. Math can be very abstract. With moving beads, this classic abacus from Melissa & Doug is the best way to illustrate early math concepts like counting, addition, and subtraction.
STEM is huge right now. Botley is a colorful coding robot that is designed for teaching the youngest coders, as young as 5, how to program. There is no screen or app required. It comes with a variety of pieces. Kids will have to “code” Botley to navigate through a variety of obstacle courses. It teaches basic programming skills, such as loops and simple directional commands.
Alakazam! Your little wizard will love performing these science experiments or should we say magic spells. Using the included ingredients as well as common household ingredients, girls will mix all types of wizardry potions in the included test tubes. There are 9 different experiments but the coolest one is the glow in the dark potion. Who knew there was so much of magic in science?
Wouldn’t it be cool if she can bring her Lego bricks to life? With sensors, motors, and an app, Lego Boost allows kids to program their creations. The set includes 840 Lego bricks along with 3 Boost bricks. The interactive instructions walk girls through building 5 different models from Vernie the Robot to Frankie the Cat.
Get your kids excited about science and STEM learning with the fabulous set from Learning Resources. The set includes everything she needs to run play experiments. It contains a flask, dual test tubes, single test tube, filter, protective glasses, dropper, and magnifying glass to inspect items. Activity cards are also included as part of the set introducing children to various science topics, such as physical science, senses, science process skills, and more.
Who knew that the sun could create art? Children will collect all different types of objects and lay them on the special sun print paper. After placing it in the sun for a few minutes, the paper turns white. When you pour water over the paper, it leaves beautiful silhouettes of the objects on the paper.
What will kids dig up? Dig up three real dinosaur fossils from a dino bone to mosasaur tooth to dino poop. With the Dino Fossil Learning Guide, kids will love learning about these awesome dinos. It’s a best-selling STEM kit and the perfect gift for dino lovers.
Now even young kids can learn how circuits work with Snap Circuits. With over 20 different projects, this kit makes putting together circuits as easy as putting Legos together. All of the resistors, capacitors, and wires are all self-contained in the bricks. Kids simply have to put the pieces together to create a working circuit. With fewer pieces and simpler projects, this smaller kit is perfect for beginners.
Sure you can learn about metamorphosis in a textbook, but somehow watching the whole process unfold before your eyes is even more exhilarating. This kit from Insect Lore comes with 10 live caterpillars. Over the course of a few weeks, kids will watch these caterpillars change into chrysalis and then transform in beautiful butterflies. Seeing is believing! It’s truly a magical experience.
Combining physical and digital play, the award-winning Osmo Genius Kit is one of the best additions to your iPad. Kids will learn everything from math and problem-solving to spelling and creativity. Five hands-on games are included: Words, Tangram, Masterpiece, Numbers, and Newton. Who’s ready for some learning fun?! Get ready to transform your tablet into a hands-on learning tool.
Transform your tablet into a creative tool with Osmo Creative Starter Kit. Packed with hands-on games for learning, this kit makes learning fun for kids. Kids learn drawing, listening, speed of drawing, visual thinking, problem-solving, physics, creative problem-solving and fine motor skills. With the Monster app, your drawings will come to life on the iPad. Newton teaches physics in a fun way. Since the Osmo Base is included, you just need a compatible iPad. Draw, create, and imagine through play!
Now she can bring the fun of the moon to her room with this cool night light. You hang it on the wall of her bedroom and she gets to fall asleep under the moonlight. The coolest part? The Moon actually syncs up with the phases of the real moon. Now if only they could make a “Sun In My Room” that would wake her up in the morning.
Learning Resources’ Gears set is blooming with fun for girls. The set introduces girls to early STEM principles. It features colorful and wonderful pieces like flowers, butterflies, gears and so much more! It is an award-winning toy that will inspire building fun!
Coding Critters are interactive pets that teach kids the basics of coding. With playsets, storybook coding adventures, and 2 interactive modes, kids also learn critical thinking, problem-solving, and STEM skills. The included 20-page storybook features several coding challenges to dive into. Each set comes with 2 figures, a structure, slide, and accessories to complete the coding challenges. Elegantly combining storytelling and role-playing themes with cute characters is a unique and fun take on early coding preparedness.
Get ready for explosive fun with Beaker Creatures Series 3 Bubbling Volcano Reactor! Simply add the included pod and water inside the volcano and watch the bubbly eruption take place like a real volcano eruption. So cool! A mystery creature, poster featuring fun science facts, and an experiment guide are included in the set. Who knew learning science could be so fun?!
If she loves exploring the outdoors, she will love this fun cargo vest. The coolest part? It’s got plenty of pockets and straps that allow her to carry all her equipment on outdoor adventures. Pair it with fun discovery tools and it makes the perfect gift for any little adventurer.
Kinderbot is an interactive programmable robot teaching preschoolers and kindergarteners coding and engineering concepts. Additionally, it teaches kids letters, counting, shape and more. By ‘programming’ his movements, kids will develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. Choose from three ways to play: free coding, learning challenges, and a secret booklet — which unlocks additional learning.
Do you feel that somebody is spying on you? She will love hiding behind walls, peeking around trees, and spying on you in the dark with this periscope from Educational Insights. It’s got mirrors inside of it that allow it to see around corners. The only problem? She might catch you doing something that you shouldn’t be doing.
Specdrums are essentially app-enabled musical rings that play music through color. What’s cool? It can be color from the included Play Pad, household items, your clothes, or just about anything. Choose from over 100 instruments available through the app. Sound packs contain chords and instruments. For instance, open the Hip Hop sound pack and play different beats, sounds, and loops simply by tapping on various colors. Using an accelerometer, the rings can detect differences in color and motion. With innovative use of technology and ease of use, it’s perfect for introducing children to music. Unleash your inner creativity!
Code-A-Pillar Twist represents the next-generation of the popular Code-A-Pillar coding toy for preschoolers with a fun twist. Twist the dials to create a sequence for Code-A-Pillar to follow. Make it go forward, left or right, and even code lights and sounds. Changing the combinations set Code-A-Pillar down different paths. With over 1,000 possible combinations, kids are encouraged to explore and discover the fundamentals of coding in a fun way while also practicing critical-thinking, problem-solving, planning, and sequencing.
Available in three fun colors — red, blue, and purple, Novie is a cool new interactive robot pal that can learn. Train him to perform 12 incredible tricks ranging from beginner to advanced. What’s cool? Using simple gesture controls, you can train him and make him follow you. We love performing wheelies, spinning, and zipping around. This little robot pal even conveys emotion through his color-changing eyes.
Coding Critters Bopper introduces preschoolers to early STEM skills, sequential logic, and critical thinking. Kids can follow color coding storybook activities to code Bopper the bunny to locate carrots, pull them around in the garden cart, and more. You can even feed and pet your lil’ coding buddy. Can you help Bopper, Hip, and Hop through these storybook coding adventures?