Make the most of learning from home. These educational activities ensure your kids get the important practice they need to keep pace with development standards. Each kit applies school lessons geared for ages 8 to 9 through hands-on, screen-free play.
Curated from MindWare’s collection of go-to resources for teachers, this bundle develops:
• An understanding of basic physics and engineering
• Creativity and self-expression
• An understanding of basic chemistry and conducting experiments
• Reading proficiency and memory
• Addition, subtraction and spatial reasoning skills
With the KEVA Catapult, kids build a working medieval siege engine with solid wood pieces and easy, step-by-step “blueprint” instructions. They’ll test launch distances by adjusting the arm recoil and the height of the flight deck. Everything you need is included!
Follow the numbers to reveal beautiful hidden illustrations of animals, like giraffes, tigers and peacocks. Color Counts Animals includes 22 pages of hand-drawn illustrations. Repeated designs without numbers allow for creative coloring.
This hands-on chemistry kit makes something all hands need right now – soap! Packed with easy-to-do experiments, the Science Academy Soap Lab also includes chemistry basics and the history of soapmaking. All necessary components are included – no trip to the store needed! Ingredients are non-toxic and safety gloves are latex free.
In Q-Bitz, players race to reproduce a design card with 16 pattern cubes, honing important spatial skills. The design cards vary in difficulty, creating a fast-paced game kids can play with siblings or parents. Includes 80 design cards and 4 wooden cube-and-tray sets. For 2-4 players.
Mathfinders: The Ghost in the Ruby workbook gives kids practice in basic addition, subtraction, and reading comprehension as they follow a mysterious red bird into the forest. Find out what happens next by completing each of the 35 illustrated math puzzles.