Thames & Kosmos Thames and Kosmos Scope Constructor

Build your own microscopes, telescopes, and binoculars with this unique optical construction kit. This innovative kit teaches young scientists how microscopes and telescopes work by letting them build these scopes from simple, reconfigurabl...e parts. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpGrade Level: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th GradeEducational Focus: Teaching Aid, ScienceFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 147 Includes: Experiment Guide, Instruction Guide, Activity GuidePower Source: Batteries, ManualMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 2 zinc carbon AAAssembly Details: assembly required, no tools needed Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$29.99 at Target

Construct 12 models to learn about forces and simple machines. Build a balance scale to learn about lever arms, a freight elevator... to learn about pulleys, and a bicycle to learn about wheels. Construct a spinning motion picture machine to learn about centripetal and centrifugal forces, and a geared transmission to learn about gears. Build a simple spring scale to measure the forces acting on your models and an inclined plane to learn about normal force and gravitational force. Make a water wheel powered crane and a catapult to learn about the transfer of energy. Awards: 2006 Parents' Choice Foundation Girl Toy of the Year2013 Learning Magazine Teachers' Choice Awards for the Family Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpGrade Level: 3rd Grade, 5th Grade, 4th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 103 Includes: Experiment Guide, Activity Guide, Instruction GuidePower Source: ManualMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothBattery: no battery usedAssembly Details: assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$33.49 at Target

Head into the lab for an in-depth investigation of genetics, the branch of biology focused on heredity and variation in organisms,... and DNA, the acid that holds the blueprints for life. See genetic material with your own eyes as you isolate the DNA from a tomato in a test tube, and investigate inheritance and learn how traits are passed down from parents to children. Learn about dominant and recessive genes and play inheritance games to determine how traits will be expressed. Discover the biology of reproduction, the components of cells, and how chromosomes are combined and copied, then crack the genetic code and find out how the different parts, called nucleotides, fit together. Analyze DNA evidence to identify suspects and solve a crime, and breed your own bacteria colony to experiment with survival of the fittest! Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 4th Grade, 6th Grade, 5th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 40 Includes: Experiment Guide, Instruction Guide, Activity GuidePower Source: ManualMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: no battery usedAssembly Details: no assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$35.99 at Target

News of environmental problems threatening life on Earth seems to be everywhere and can be frightening and confusing, especially t...o a child. This science kit gives you the tools and information to learn firsthand about the environmental problems burdening our planet and how we as a civilization can overcome these problems through sustainable practices and the sensible use of technology. The kit is organized into five main sections: renewable energies, natural resource usage, climate change prevention, waste and water management, and energy conservation. Exploring these topics by doing hands-on experiments and seeing real results helps young scientists attain a solid grounding in these often abstract and intangible concepts. Awards: 2010 Parents' Choice Foundation Parents' Choice Recommended AwardManufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpGrade Level: 4th Grade, 3rd Grade, 5th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 34 Includes: Activity Guide, Balloon, Experiment Guide, Instruction Guide, SeedsPower Source: Manual, BatteriesMaterial: Rubber, Paper, PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 1 alkaline 9 voltAssembly Details: assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$31.49 at Target

Chemistry C500 takes you on an introductory tour of chemistry with 28 classic experiments. Learn about reactions between phases of... matter, discover the colorful effects of acids and bases, perform astonishing "magic" tricks for your friends, make fizzy and foamy reactions, write messages with invisible ink, investigate metals and salts with electrochemical experiments, and much more! This kit is an excellent introduction for children who are interested in chemistry but who are not yet ready for a more advanced set. Awards: 2007 Parents' Choice Foundation Girl Toy of the YearManufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 6th Grade, 4th Grade, 5th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 17 Includes: Experiment Guide, Instruction Guide, Activity GuidePower Source: BatteriesMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 1 alkaline 9 voltAssembly Details: no assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$62.99 at Target

Build 20 different models and power them with a new type of environmentally friendly "fuel cell" to learn about electrochemical ce...lls and battery electric vehicles (BEVs). This special battery is a metal-air electrochemical cell that uses only magnesium plates, salt water, and the oxygen in the air to generate electricity. Experiment with different concentrations of salt to see how long your battery can run as you earn about electrochemistry and battery technology. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 8th Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 7th Grade, 6th Grade, 5th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 91 Includes: Activity Guide, Instruction Guide, Experiment GuidePower Source: Manual, BatteriesMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 2 zinc carbon AAAssembly Details: assembly required, no tools needed Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$179.99 at Target

The Fuel Cell 10 Car and Experiment Kit provides a hands-on introduction to one of the most significant technologies of the early ...21st century. With this kit, you can build a model car that actually runs on water! First, use solar energy to separate water into hydrogen and oxygen. Then, plug in the motor and the fuel cell uses these gases to produce electricity that moves your vehicle across the floor. The only by-product is clean water. Awards: 2010 Parents' Choice Foundation Girl Toy of the Year2011 Dr. Toy Best Classic Toys Award Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 8th Grade, 4th Grade, 3rd Grade, 7th GradeEducational Focus: Teaching Aid, ScienceFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 36 Includes: Experiment Guide, Activity Guide, Instruction GuidePower Source: Solar-powered, BatteriesMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Manufacturer Total Replacement WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 2 zinc carbon AAAssembly Details: assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$33.49 at Target

Based on the bestselling children?s book The Dangerous Book for Boys, this kit presents electronics every kid should know through ...fun, engaging, and impressive experiments and activities. Learn about electric current and electrons. Conduct 30 hair-raising experiments with static electricity, circuits, and electronics.Parents and grandparents will appreciate this nostalgic kit, updated for today?s kids. With more than 30 hands-on experiments and projects, it offers a great opportunity for parent-son bonding. Awards: 2010 Parents' Choice Foundation Girl Toy of the YearManufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpGrade Level: 5th Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 62 Includes: Experiment Guide, Instruction Guide, Activity GuidePower Source: BatteryMaterial: Plastic, Metal, PaperCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 1 alkaline 9 volt Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$31.49 at Target

The state of Earth?s atmosphere affects us all, which explains why the weather is one of the most popular topics of conversation a...nd scientific study. With this kit, you can investigate specific weather phenomena and the climate system with 23 hands-on experiments. Build a model of Earth and its atmosphere to demonstrate how the global wind system works, and replicate Earth?s heat reservoirs, thermals, and global and local winds. Recreate ocean currents in a small basin of water and simulate Earth?s rotation and revolution. Experiment to see how carbon dioxide levels affect temperature and explore the hydrological cycle to learn about humidity, clouds, and precipitation. Awards: 2013 Dr. Toy Dr. Toy Best PicksManufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 3rd Grade, 6th Grade, 5th Grade, 4th GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 42 Includes: Activity Guide, Experiment Guide, Instruction GuidePower Source: ManualMaterial: Paper, PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: no battery usedAssembly Details: assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$31.49 at Target

Experiment with fascinating soap bubbles to learn physical science fundamentals in a fun way. See for yourself why these elegantly... simple structures of soap, water, and air are still studied by scientists, modeled by mathematicians, emulated by architects, and immortalized by artists and writers. Blow giant bubbles, mini-bubbles, bubbles within bubbles, chains of bubbles, and bubble blankets. Learn about the love-hate relationship between soap and water, and the scientific phenomenon of surface tension. Observe the subtle colors of bubbles, and discover how a bubble?s color can reveal when it will pop. Awards: 2004 Parents' Choice Foundation Girl Toy of the YearManufacturer's Suggested Age: 9 Years and UpGrade Level: 6th Grade, 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 3rd GradeEducational Focus: Science, Teaching AidFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 33 Includes: Instruction Guide, Experiment Guide, Activity GuidePower Source: ManualMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: no battery usedAssembly Details: assembly required Read More

Thames & Kosmos
$22.99 at Target

Construct a solar-electric car and four additional models using an innovative motor module that can be powered by a solar cell or ...batteries. Build a race car that drives across the floor, a helicopter with spinning rotor blades, a windmill with spinning turbine, a jet plane, and a gyrocopter. Learn how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into electricity to drive the motor and move your models. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpGrade Level: 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 3rd GradeEducational Focus: Teaching Aid, ScienceFeatures: Multiple Levels of PlayNumber of Players: 1 PlayerNumber of Pieces: 30 Includes: Instruction Guide, Activity Guide, Experiment GuidePower Source: Solar-powered, BatteriesMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothWarranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer WarrantyBattery: Required, not included: 1 alkaline AAAAssembly Details: assembly required, tools provided Read More

Alex Toys
$36.99 at Target

Teach your toddler the ins and outs of getting dressed with Alex, the learn to dress monkey. Alex provides 11 different dressing a...ctivities and teaches valuable fine motor skills such as zipping zippers, buttoning buttons and tying shoe laces. Learn to dress with Alex the monkey from head to toe 22L" plush doll has 11 dressing activities that help develop fine motor skills Learn to snap on straps, buttons, hook and loops, zippers and more Comes with real socks and lace-up sneakers Shirt and overalls are removable Awards: 2008 iParenting, 2008 Creative Child Magazine Preferred Choice AwardFeatures: Multiple ActivitiesIncludes: Shoes, Outfit, Animal FigureMaterial: FabricTextile Material: 100% FabricDimensions: 22.0 " H x 9.5 " W x 6.0 " L Weight: 1.0 Lb.Suggested Age: 18-24 MonthsCare and Cleaning: Spot Clean Only Read More

Battat
$22.99 at Target

Be ready for twice the mischief and adventure with 2 adorable toy pups and a swirly, plush twin carrier bag from Pucci Pups. Each ...pup1 Maltese and 1 Shih Tzucomes with a bow and its own cute outfit. Kids can get groom them with their pink comb to get them ready for a trip in their twin-sized carrier. Number of Pieces: 6 Includes: Outfits, Animal Figures, CombArticulation: No articulationMaterial: Fabric, PlasticTextile Material: 60 % Poly-Cotton, 40 % PolyesterDimensions: 10.0 " H x 6.75 " W x 12.0 " L Weight: 1.8 Lb.Suggested Age: 3 Years and Up Read More

Neat Oh
$7.79 at Target

The Neat-Oh ZipBin Mini Unicorn Playset and Storage Bin is perfect for imaginative play on the go. This foldable Playset unzips to... reveal a wonderland of brightly-illustrated scenes for your daughter's miniature ponies and people to play in. With brightly-colored flowers, a river with a bridge, beach and picnic area, there's endless posibilities for play. When playtime's over the play-scape becomes a toy bin in a zip, capturing the toys inside for easy cleanup. Sure to become a favorite, your daughter will want to take this foldable Playset with her wherever she goes. Includes 1 mini-unicorn figurine. Fabulous flowers, a beautiful bridge, a gorgeous garden, a picnic and a pond are perfect places for fantasy play with fairies, ponies, dolls and accessories Includes 1 unicorn and is the perfect size for travel When play is done, the play-scape becomes a toy bin in a zip, capturing the toys inside for easy cleanup Features colorful, durable wipe-clean surfaces, sturdy zippers, handles and portability Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 3 Years and UpFeatures: Storage Box Unfolds to Play MatIncludes: DollMaterial: Polypropylene, CardboardTextile Material: 50 % PolypropyleneEducational Focus: Creative ThinkingNumber of Pieces: 2 Dimensions: 7.3 " H x 2.8 " W x 9.4 " L Weight: 0.6 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp Cloth Read More

Our Generation
$19.69 at Target

It's the starter kit for horse lovers! Realistic Quarter Horse foal includes complete grooming kit for a foal beauty pageant. This... prize-winning horse comes with its own halter, blanket, bandana and prize ribbon. Kids will love taking care of this beautiful foal with realistic accessories like a grooming bag, brush, feeder and much more. Number of Pieces: 12Includes: Brush, Bottle, Doll Hair Color, Animal FigureArticulation: No articulationMaterial: Fabric, PlasticTextile Material: 100% Poly-CottonDimensions: 12.6 " H x 5.12 " W x 13.75 " L Weight: 2.0 Lb.Suggested Age: 3 Years and Up Read More

Alex Toys
$129.99 at Target

This 4? tall plush kitty is enormous fun; learn to dress her from head to toe It features 11 dressing activities that develop fine... motor skills This kitty comes with real socks, lace-up sneakers and a removable T-shirt and dress Number of Pieces: 1 Features: Multiple ActivitiesIncludes: Shoes, Animal Figure, OutfitMaterial: Cotton, FoamTextile Material: 100 % FabricDimensions: 46.0 " H x 9.5 " W x 15.0 " L Weight: 3.8 Lb.Suggested Age: 3 Years and UpCare and Cleaning: Spot Clean Only Read More

Alex Toys
$129.99 at Target

This 4? tall plush monkey is enormous fun; learn to dress him from head to toeIt features 11 dressing activities that develop fine... motor skillsThis kitty comes with real socks, lace-up sneakers and a removable T-shirt and overallsFeatures: Multiple ActivitiesIncludes: Shoes, Animal Figure, OutfitMaterial: Cotton, FoamTextile Material: 100 % FabricDimensions: 47.0 " H x 12.0 " W x 15.0 " L Weight: 4.2 Lb.Suggested Age: 3 Years and UpCare and Cleaning: Spot Clean Only Read More

Spider-Man
$14.99 at Target

Did Spidey lose a glove? Pull on the Hero FX Glove and youll feel just like The Amazing Spider-Man! Looks like it was cut from the... Spider-Man costume. Makes web-battling sounds when you move your hand and rapid-firing sounds when you press the button! Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 4 Years and UpPlasticClosure Type: No ClosureNumber of Pieces: 1Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry Cloth Read More

Hasbro
$31.99 at Target

This soft and fluffy Happy-to-See-Me puppy is from FurReal Friends. When you play with her, she'll play with you. Put your new lit...tle friend on the ground and shell jump and spin when youre close by. How will you know when she's happy? When you pick her up and pet her, shell make happy puppy soundsjust like a real puppy! Number of Pieces: 2Features: Motion, Sound EffectsIncludes: Batteries, InstructionsArticulation: No articulationMaterial: PlasticTextile Material: 100% PlasticDimensions: 11.73 " H x 11.5 " W x 7.99 " L Weight: 1.75 Lb.Suggested Age: 4 Years and UpBattery: Required, included, 4 AACare and Cleaning: Spot Clean Read More

Neat Oh
$10.79 at Target

Your child dream up wild prehistoric adventures with the Neat-Oh ZipBin Mini Dinosaur Playset and Storage Bin. This creative plays...et contains 2 fun and ferocious dinosaurs, plus a menagerie of other awesome animals. Roll out the playset's activity mat to reveal an exciting world of volcanos, rivers, a tar pit and even a cool and creepy cave. Kids will fill hours making up fantastic tales about a land before time. Convert the activity mat into a toy bin for easy cleanup when play time is over. This creative playset is made of cardboard and polypropylene. It weighs less than a pound, so it's great for fun on the go. Simply wipe with a dry cloth for easy cleaning. Recommended for ages 3 and up. This toy bin's dramatic exterior identifies the contents and is the perfect size for travel Activity mat is perfect for playing with dinosaurs, animals, vehicles, boats, action figures and more Fantasy play is encouraged by a prehistoric world featuring a volcano, a river, a tar pit and a mysterious cave When play is done, the play-scape becomes a toy bin in a zip, capturing the toys inside for easy cleanup Includes 2 dinosaurs Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 3 Years and UpFeatures: Storage Box Unfolds to Play MatIncludes: Animal FiguresMaterial: Polypropylene, CardboardTextile Material: 50 % PolypropyleneEducational Focus: Creative ThinkingNumber of Pieces: 3 Dimensions: 7.3 " H x 2.8 " W x 9.4 " L Weight: 0.6 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry Cloth Read More

Disney
$19.49 at Target

Enjoy countless hours of fun with a toy based on Tigger from the Winnie the Pooh series. The colorful black-and-orange tiger rests... on his bouncy tail and plays the "Bounce Bounce" song for listeners. Tigger waves and bounces as the music plays. The doll is made of sturdy polyester and features a control unit, allowing you to set the appropriate volume for the toy's song. Number of Pieces: 1Features: Volume ControlIncludes: DollArticulation: No articulationMaterial: PolyesterCottonDimensions: 15.0 " H x 8.0 " W x 8.0 " L Weight: 2.15 Lb.Suggested Age: 3 Years and UpBattery: Required, included, 4 AACare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Dry Cloth Read More

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