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K'nex
$54.99 $60.99 at Target

Bring the excitement of KID K'NEX to the classroom with this fun and engaging life science set. Big, bright and colorful KID K'NEX... pieces, lots of eyes, and more provides young learners with the motivation to build, role-play, and learn. Set includes 198 KID K'NEX pieces including: eyes, fins, tentacles and beaks. Eight two-sided 1:1 correspondence building cards perfect for young learners and a KID K'NEX Food Web Poster. Build up to 14 of the 18 models shown on the building cards at the same time. The perfect addition to support science, nature, life cycle, or creature unit. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 3 Years and UpIncludes: Connectors, Rods, Storage Box, Toy Building ComponentsNumber of Pieces: 198 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Creative Thinking, Science, Shapes and ColorsDimensions: 4.5 " H x 12.25 " W x 16.75 " L Product Weight: 6.21 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

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$166.99 $184.99 at Target

The K'NEX® Education Roller Coaster Physics Set is designed to help students as they learn how to design and conduct scientific in...vestigations, identify variables of the problem and select appropriate independent and dependent variables for investigations. The Teacher's Guide offers ideas, in the form of nine lab exercises, that outline ways in which students in grades 11 and 12 may use the set to study physics, and in particular mechanics. The studies adopt a hands-on, student-inquiry based approach in which the teacher is encouraged to develop each lab investigation using the 5E model (Engage, Explore, Explain, Extend, and Evaluate) of inquiry while students utilize the Four Question Strategy for experiment design. Set includes 2039 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 11 roller coasters, inclined planes, and loop systems using K'NEX®! Supports 6 - 8 students working in teams. Building instructions comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in 3 strong storage trays with snap-on lids. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 14 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction GuideNumber of Pieces: 2039 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: ScienceDimensions: 13.0 " H x 14.5 " W x 17.5 " L Product Weight: 21.0 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: Required, not included: 2 AA Read More

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$86.99 at Target

K'NEX Bricks makes this an outstanding building set for the elementary classroom. The 1,200 K'NEX pieces and 20 building ideas ena...ble students to build models at least 3 at a time working alone or with a classmate. When used as a part of a Science/Technology Center in the classroom, it soon becomes a favorite with boys and girls alike. Three children can build independently with the materials or three small groups of students can work as teams to follow color-coded instructions or their own imaginations as they build. Children learn and practice skills related to spatial relationships, collaboration, and team work as they build and create. The materials are packaged in a strong stackable storage tray with a snap-on lid. This would be an excellent addition to any educational setting where children are encouraged to explore and challenge their imaginations. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 6 Years and UpIncludes: Storage BoxNumber of Pieces: 1200 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Science, Creative Thinking, Shapes and ColorsDimensions: 4.75 " H x 12.25 " W x 16.75 " L Product Weight: 6.2 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$32.49 $35.99 at Target

The K'NEX® Education Elementary Math and Geometry set allows students to build, investigate and explore geometry concepts, vocabul...ary, and structures in a 2-D and 3-D world. The teacher's guide, designed as a resource, provides a glossary of key terms and definitions and includes Vocabulary Card masters to support instruction and understanding. The activities are standards based and designed around best practices in mathematics instruction. . Set includes 142 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 38 K'NEX® Math models. Support 3-4 students working as a team. Grades 1 - 3. Building instructions and teacher's guide aligned to national standards and Common Core Mathematics included. Packaged in a strong storage tray with snap-on lid. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 6 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction Guide, Storage BoxNumber of Pieces: 142 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Creative Thinking, Shapes and Colors, Vocabulary, MathDimensions: 2.25 " H x 12.25 " W x 12.5 " L Product Weight: 3.5 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

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$39.99 $43.99 at Target

The K'NEX DNA, Replication and Transcription set is designed to aid in teaching the structure and function of the nucleic acid mol...ecules that make up DNA (deoxyribonucleic acids) and RNA (ribonucleic acids). The Teacher's Guide provides lessons designed to take students through three instructional modules: I. DNA Structure II. Replication and Transcription III. Coding, Translation, and Mutations Excellent demonstration tool at the elementary school level. Curriculum aligned to National Science Education standards for grades 5 ? 12. Set includes 521 K'NEX parts ? enough to build 19 DNA and mRNA models, up to two at a time! Supports 2 ? 3 students working as a team. Building instructions and teacher's guide aligned to national standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tray with snap-on lid. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction Guide, Toy Building ComponentsNumber of Pieces: 521 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: ScienceLanguages: EnglishDimensions: 2.25 " H x 12.25 " W x 12.5 " L Product Weight: 3.1 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$24.99 at Target

No more toothpicks and glue! The K'NEX® Education Intro to Structures: Bridges set is designed to introduce students to the histor...y, function, structural design, geometry and strength of bridges while providing opportunities for them to acquire skills using a hands-on, inquiry-based approach to information and concepts. The Teacher's Guide provides the information and resources required to build your students' understanding of scientific, technical and design concepts and to channel their inquiries into active and meaningful learning experiences Set includes 207 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 13 fully-functioning replicas of real-world structures! . Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction GuideNumber of Pieces: 207 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Shapes and Colors, Math, Creative Thinking, ScienceDimensions: 2.25 " H x 12.25 " W x 12.5 " L Product Weight: 2.5 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$34.99 at Target

Sprocket Gears! Spur Gears! Rack and Pinion! And More! The K'NEX® Education Gears set is designed to introduce students to the sci...entific concepts associated with gears. Students are provided with the opportunity to acquire skills using a hands-on, inquiry-based approach to information and concepts as they build, investigate, discuss, and evaluate scientific principles in action. The Teacher's Guide provides the information and resources needed to build students' understanding of scientific concepts and channel their inquiries into active and meaningful learning experiences. Extension activities to explore the concepts more deeply are also included. Set includes 198 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 7 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, one at a time. Supports 2 ? 3 students working as a team. Building instructions and comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Includes Teacher Guide on CD! Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction GuideNumber of Pieces: 198 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Math, Creative Thinking, ScienceDimensions: 2.25 " H x 12.25 " W x 12.5 " L Product Weight: 2.4 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

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$26.49 at Target

As part of a series, the K'NEX Education Intro to Simple Machines: Wheels and Axles and Inclined Planes set is designed to introdu...ce students to the scientific concepts associated with two types of Simple Machines - wheels and axles, and inclined planes. Students build, investigate, and evaluate scientific principles in action. The Teacher's Guide, used in conjunction with the K'NEX materials and individual Student Journals, provides the information and resources needed to build students' understanding of scientific concepts and channel their inquiries into active and meaningful learning experiences. Set includes 221 K'NEX parts ? enough to build 7 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, one at a time. Supports 2 ? 3 students working as a team. Building instructions and comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Includes Teacher Guide on CD! Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction GuideNumber of Pieces: 221 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Creative Thinking, ScienceDimensions: 2.25 " H x 12.25 " W x 12.5 " L Product Weight: 3.48 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$314.99 $349.99 at Target

The K'NEX® Education Simple Machines Deluxe set is designed to introduce students to the scientific concepts associated with simpl...e machines ? Levers, Pulleys, Wheel and Axles, Inclined Planes, including Wedge and Screw, and Gears. Students are provided with the opportunity to acquire skills using a hands-on, inquiry based approach to information and concepts. Working cooperatively, students are encouraged to interact with each other as they build, investigate, discuss and evaluate scientific principles in action. The teacher's guide provides a glossary of key terms and definitions, includes an overview of the concepts associated with the different simple machines, identifies student objectives for each investigation, and offers plans and scripts to successfully present selected models and their associated activities. Student Activity and Reference Sheets comprise illustrations and definitions of some of the concepts featured in the model building activities. Set includes 3447 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 60 simple machine models! Supports 10 - 15 students working in teams. Building instructions comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and UpIncludes: Instruction GuideNumber of Pieces: 3477 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Shapes and Colors, Math, Creative Thinking, ScienceDimensions: 12.5 " H x 14.0 " W x 20.25 " L Product Weight: 19.9 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$187.99 at Target

Go green and bring STEM concepts to life with the K'NEX® Education Renewable Energy Set! Designed to address critical science, tec...hnology and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom and provide instructional models that will enhance students' understanding of these important concepts. . As students work cooperatively they are encouraged to work together as they build, investigate, discuss and evaluate concepts, ideas and designs. Set includes 583 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 9 renewable energy models, three at a time. Supports 6 - 12 students working in teams. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tray with snap-on lid. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpIncludes: Storage Box, Instruction GuideNumber of Pieces: 583 Material: PlasticEducational Focus: Shapes and Colors, Social Skills, Creative Thinking, MathDimensions: 7.63 " H x 8.5 " W x 13.75 " L Product Weight: 5.5 Lb.Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$84.99 $93.99 at Target

Hands-On Learning! The K'NEX® Education Exploring Machines set is designed to expand upon middle school student's knowledge of sim...ple machines concepts. Students investigate, explore and experiment with the K'NEX® simple machine models as they analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information. The Teacher's guide includes Student Inquiry Sheets and Worksheets for the models highlighted. Student Worksheets ask questions about the machine being investigated and present challenges that can be used to help students think more deeply about the concepts involved. Set includes 1432 K'NEX® parts ? enough to build 30 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, up to four at a time! Supports 8-12 students working in teams. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tray with snap-on lid. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 9th Grade, 8th Grade, 5th Grade, 7th Grade, 6th GradeEducational Focus: Math, Science, Reading, Creative Thinking, Teaching AidFeatures: ReusableNumber of Players: 8 or More PlayersNumber of Pieces: 1432Includes: Instruction Guide, Activity Guide, Storage BoxPower Source: ManualMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: no battery used Read More

K'nex
$100.99 $111.99 at Target

The K'NEX® Education Forces, Energy and Motion set has been designed for students to investigate a variety of concepts related to ...forces, energy, and motion. As students engage in the activities, they will be learning, practicing, and applying integrated process skills. Students will be expected to craft fair test procedures, create meaningful data displays, make reasonable and data supported reports, and analyze their collected data in light of the problem at hand. Set includes 442 K'NEX® parts, along with a Battery, Spring and Fly-wheel motor ? enough to build 11 vehicles, up to four at a time. Supports 12- 16 students working in teams. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tray with snap-on lid. Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 10 Years and UpGrade Level: 8th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th GradeEducational Focus: Math, Teaching Aid, Science, Creative ThinkingFeatures: ReusableNumber of Players: 8 or More PlayersNumber of Pieces: 442Includes: Instruction Guide, Storage BoxPower Source: Batteries, Battery-PoweredMaterial: PlasticCare and Cleaning: Wipe Clean With a Damp ClothBattery: Required, included: 4 alkaline AA Read More

K'nex
$239.99 $275.00 at Hayneedle

Build an amusement park while building engineering and science skills! The K'nex Education Amusement Park Experience Set combines ...hands-on engagement with STEM concepts. Over 2,200 pieces are packaged in a strong storage tub with lid. This set provides enough pieces to build 13 amusement park rides, and supports six-eight students working in teams. Includes building instructions and a teacher's guide. About KNEX K'NEX builds worlds kids love! In 1990 K'NEX founder Joel Glickman came up with the idea for a rod and connector building system now known as K'NEX. In 1992 his dreams became reality and a company was born. K'NEX added wheels, pulleys, and gears so kids could build vehicles, roller coasters, and more. Easy-to-follow, color-coded instructions make it easy for every builder to bring their model to life. The K'NEX family of brands has expanded to include K'NEX building sets, K'NEX Thrill Rides, K'NEX Education: America's STEM building solution, Lincoln Logs, Tinkertoy, NASCAR, Angry Birds, Mario Kart Wii, Mario Kart 7, Super Mario, PacMan, and more. Read More

K'nex
$39.99 at Hayneedle

You'll get to see their little gears grinding as kids play, build, and create with the K'nex Education Intro to Simple Machines: G...ears. This complete set includes 198 K'NEX pieces and will build 7 fully functioning replicates of genuine machines. It's a great way to get teams of two to three students to work together and allows them to understand scientific concepts and channel their inquiries into active and meaningful learning experiences. Plus they'll have fun! Ideal for grades three through five, this set includes building instructions, a sturdy case with lid, and a comprehensive teacher's guide on CD that is aligned to Science, Technology, Engineer and Math Standards (STEM). About K'NEX K'NEX builds worlds kids love! In 1990 K'NEX founder Joel Glickman came up with the idea for a rod and connector building system now known as K'NEX. In 1992 his dreams became reality and a company was born. K'NEX added wheels, pulleys, and gears so kids could build vehicles, roller coasters, and more. Easy-to-follow, color-coded instructions make it easy for every builder to bring their model to life. The K'NEX family of brands has expanded to include K'NEX building sets, K'NEX Thrill Rides, K'NEX Education: America's STEM building solution, Lincoln Logs, Tinkertoy, NASCAR, Angry Birds, Mario Kart Wii, Mario Kart 7, Super Mario, PacMan, and more. Read More

K'nex
$69.99 at Hayneedle

Bring STEM concepts to life with the K'nex Education Exploring Wind and Water Energy. This set includes 288 K'NEX pieces, which is... enough to build six renewable energy models, two at a time. It supports teams of one to two students in grades five through nine. It comes complete with building instructions and a comprehensive teacher's guide CD that is aligned to Science, Technology, Engineer and Math Standards (STEM). About K'NEX K'NEX builds worlds kids love! In 1990 K'NEX founder Joel Glickman came up with the idea for a rod and connector building system now known as K'NEX. In 1992 his dreams became reality and a company was born. K'NEX added wheels, pulleys, and gears so kids could build vehicles, roller coasters, and more. Easy-to-follow, color-coded instructions make it easy for every builder to bring their model to life. The K'NEX family of brands has expanded to include K'NEX building sets, K'NEX Thrill Rides, K'NEX Education: America's STEM building solution, Lincoln Logs, Tinkertoy, NASCAR, Angry Birds, Mario Kart Wii, Mario Kart 7, Super Mario, PacMan, and more. Read More

K'nex
$349.99 at Amazon

Exciting STEM Set! The K'NEX Education Simple Machines Deluxe set is designed to introduce students to the scientific concepts ass...ociated with simple machines - Levers, Pulleys, Wheel & Axles, Inclined Planes, including Wedge and Screw, and Gears. Students are provided with the opportunity to acquire skills using a hands-on, inquiry based approach to information and concepts. Working cooperatively, students are encouraged to interact with each other as they build, investigate, discuss and evaluate scientific principles in action. The teacher's guide provides a glossary of key terms and definitions, includes an overview of the concepts associated with the different simple machines, identifies student objectives for each investigation, and offers plans and scripts to successfully present selected models and their associated activities. Student Activity and Reference Sheets comprise illustrations and definitions of some of the concepts featured in the model building activities. The K'NEX Education Simple Machines Deluxe set includes 3447 K'NEX parts and building instructions to build 60 simple machine models! This set supports 10 - 15 students working in teams, and is recommended for 3rd through 9th grade classrooms. A comprehensive teacher's guide CD outlines lesson plans aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. K'NEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Read More

K'nex
$199.99 at Amazon

Bring STEM concepts to life with K'NEX® Education! The Real Bridge Building set is designed to assist students in their study of t...he history, function, structural design, geometry and strength of bridges. They will also investigate concepts related to the physical properties of materials and their application in the placement, design, and construction of bridges. The Teacher's Guide offers a wide choice of activities and extensive background information provided to assist you as you present the materials and answer student questions. Each lessons includes background Information, Student Objectives, Student Inquiry Sheets, Glossary of Key Terms, Journaling Opportunities, and Skill Builder Activities Set includes 2282 K'NEX® parts - enough to build 7, five to six foot long K'NEX® Bridge models, two at a time. Support 6 - 8 students working as a team. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in two strong storage trays with Snap-on lids. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. K'NEX® models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Also see K'NEX® Education's Intro to Structures: Bridges for grades 3 - 6. Read More

K'nex
$199.99 at Amazon

Go green and bring STEM concepts to life with the K'NEX Education Renewable Energy Set! Designed to address critical science, tech...nology and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom, this set provides instructional models that will enhance students' understanding of real-world issues. Students will work together to learn about alternatives to fossil fuel energies as they construct and evaluate several models powered by wind, water, and solar power. Using K'NEX pieces, a solar panel, motors, and a capacitor, students will generate electricity to operate 9 different machines, investigating and comparing the efficiency and power capability of each, learning how these power sources are environmentally friendly while being equally proficient. A comprehensive teacher's guide CD outlines 9 lesson plans that will help guide and facilitate student learning, emphasizing hands-on exploration in conjunction with an engaging inquiry-based approach to learning as students build, investigate, discuss, and evaluate concepts, ideas, and designs. The key concepts covered in these lessons include: renewable energy; reducing greenhouse gas emission; solar, wind, and hydro power; radiant, mechanical, and electrical energy; energy storage; reducing dependence on foreign energy; electrical and hydroelectric energy generation; conservation of energy; kinetic and potential energy; energy efficient technologies; innovation and invention; green/clean energy; mechanical and electrical systems; force, motion, work and power; Newton's Laws; and much more! The K'NEX Education Renewable Energy Set includes 583 K'NEX pieces, a solar panel, capacitor, 3 motors, and a power cord, in addition to a Teacher's Guide CD and building instructions for 9 different renewable energy models. This set is designed to support 6-12 students working cooperatively in teams to build up to 3 models at a time, and is recommended for use in 5th through 9th grade classrooms. All parts of this set come packaged in a strong plastic tray with Snap-on lid for easy storage in the classroom. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. K'NEX® models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Read More

K'nex
$134.99 at Amazon

Off to the races with the K'NEX Education Forces, Energy & Motion Set! Designed to address critical science, technology and engine...ering concepts in the middle school classroom, this set provides instructional models that will enhance students' understanding of issues related to forces, energy, and motion. Students work together to follow sound experimental procedures in data collection as they build, test, and evaluate several different vehicles, including racers, rollers, and wind powered cars. Inertia, force, speed, and friction are explored as students determine the effects that changing variables have on energy using flywheel, spring, and battery motors. Students will be expected to craft fair test procedures, create meaningful data displays, make reasonable and data supported reports, and analyze their collected data in light of the problem at hand. The K'NEX Education Forces, Energy & Motion Set includes 442 K'NEX pieces, three different types of motors, a Teacher's Guide CD, and building instructions to build 11 working vehicles. This set is designed to support 16-12 students working cooperatively in teams to build up to 4 models at a time, and is recommended for use in 5th through 9th grade classrooms. All parts of this set come packaged in a strong plastic tray with Snap-on lid for easy storage in the classroom. A comprehensive teacher's guide CD outlines 11 lesson plans that will help guide and facilitate student learning, emphasizing hands-on exploration in conjunction with an engaging inquiry-based approach to learning as students build, investigate, discuss, and evaluate concepts, ideas, and designs. The key concepts covered in these lessons include: student designed experiments; energy transfer; kinetic energy; potential energy; mechanical systems; Newton's Laws; velocity and acceleration; graphing; motions and forces; the mathematics of motion; abilities of technological design; design challenges; applied simple machine technology; systems, order, and organization; and much more! STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. K'NEX® models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Read More

K'nex
$535.79 at YoYo.com

KNEX Education STEM Explorations Set The KNEX STEM Explorations set is designed for students to investigate a variety of concepts ...related to science, technology, engineering and math. The modules are hands-on, cooperative activities providing stimulating inquiry and problem solving through design. With the software, Interface, various input/output devices, motors, and KNEX Rods and Connectors, the students will experience problem solving in design and automation using programming, construction techniques, and devices to help them understand how to program and operate computer controlled devices. The Teachers Guide provides guidance to the teacher as they present a comprehensive STEM experience for their students with each and every lesson. Students will be given a specific problems, ask questions and conduct research using fair and consistent testing procedures, chart and analyze their data, refine solutions through feedback from their designs, and communicate their results. The set comes complete with 820 KNEX parts, enough to build 9 computer controlled models, one at a time, a KNEX Interface and software (with site license), motors, push button switches, reed switches, a buzzer, and LEDs. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and teachers guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards Product Features Builds 5 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, one at a time Supports 2-3 students working as a team KNEX Interface and Computer Control software, 2 motors, 3 LEDs, 1 Buzzer, 2 push button switches, 2 reed switches, 4 magnets, building instructions and teachers guide CD included Teachers guide aligned to National Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards and Common Core Mathematics Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid Package Dimensions: 8.63 x 13.81 x 7.63 Recommended Ages: 10 and up Read More

K'nex
$58.79 $59.99 at YoYo.com

KNEX Education Simple and Compound Machines Hands-On Learning! The KNEX Education Simple and Compound Machines Building Set is des...igned to expand upon middle school students knowledge of simple machines concepts. Students investigate, explore and experiment with the KNEX simple machine models as they analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information. The Teachers guide includes Student Inquiry Sheets and Worksheets for the models highlighted. Student Worksheets ask questions about the machine being investigated and present challenges that can be used to help students think more deeply about the concepts involved. Set includes 352KNEX parts - enough to build 16 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, one at a time! Supports 1-2 students. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Also see KNEX Educations Intro to Simple Machines Series and Simple Machines Deluxe for grades 3 - 5. Product Features Expands upon middle school students knowledge of simple machine concepts Supports 2-3 students working as a team to build 16 fully-functioning real-world machines, one at a time Includes 352 KNEX pieces Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide CD included For 5th through 9th grade classrooms Package Dimensions: 13.75 x 8.5 x 7.63 Recommended Ages: 9 and up Read More

K'nex
$73.49 at YoYo.com

KNEX Education Investigating Solar Energy Go green and bring STEM concepts to life with the KNEX Investigating Solar Energy Set! D...esigned to address critical science, technology and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom and provide instructional models that will enhance students understanding of these important concepts. Using KNEX and the lessons provided in the teacher guide enables you to offer students a program of study that uses hands-on exploration in conjunction with an engaging inquiry-based approach to learning. As students work cooperatively they are encouraged to work together as they build, investigate, discuss and evaluate concepts, ideas and designs. Set includes 128 KNEX parts - enough to build 6 renewable energy models, two at a time. Supports 1-2 students. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Product Features Addresses critical science, technology, and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom Supports 2-3 students working in teams to build 6 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, up to two at a time Includes 128 KNEX pieces Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide CD included For 5th through 9th grade classrooms Package Dimensions: 13.75 x 8.5 x 7.63 Recommended Ages: 9 and up Read More

K'nex
$73.49 at YoYo.com

KNEX Education Exploring Wind and Water Energy Go green and bring STEM concepts to life with the KNEX Exploring Wind and Water Ene...rgy Set! Designed to address critical science, technology and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom and provide instructional models that will enhance students understanding of these important concepts. Using KNEX and the lessons provided in the teacher guide enables you to offer students a program of study that uses hands-on exploration in conjunction with an engaging inquiry-based approach to learning. As students work cooperatively they are encouraged to work together as they build, investigate, discuss and evaluate concepts, ideas and designs. Set includes 288 KNEX parts - enough to build 6 renewable energy models, two at a time. Supports 1-2 students. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Product Features Addresses critical science, technology, and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom Supports 2-3 students working in teams to build 6 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, up to two at a time Includes 288 KNEX pieces Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide CD included For 5th through 9th grade classrooms Package Dimensions: 13.75 x 8.5 x 7.63 Recommended Ages: 9 and up Read More

K'nex
$60.49 at YoYo.com

KNEX Education Force and Newtons Laws Off to the races with KNEX Education! The KNEX Forces and Newtons Laws Building Set has been... designed for students to investigate a variety of concepts related to forces, energy, and motion. These concepts are fashioned around rigorous STEM content and national standards in science, technology, engineering and math. As students engage in the activities, they will be learning, practicing, and applying integrated process skills. Students will be expected to craft fair test procedures, create meaningful data displays, make reasonable and data supported reports, and analyze their collected data in light of the problem at hand. These are just some of the process skills that students must employ as they use the KNEX Education Forces, Energy, and Motion Set. Set includes 115 KNEX parts, along with a Battery, Spring and Fly-wheel motor - enough to build 11 vehicles, one at a time. Supports 1-2 students. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Product Features Allows students to investigate a variety of concepts related to forces, energy, and motion Supports 2-3 students working as a team to build 11 different vehicles, one at a time 115 pieces, including battery, spring, and fly-wheel motors Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide CD included For 5th through 9th grade classrooms Package Dimensions: 13.75 x 8.5 x 7.63 Recommended Ages: 9 and up Read More

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KNEX Education Intro to Simple Machines: Wheels, Axels and Inclined Planes Teach kids the concepts of science and technology in a ...fun-filled way with the KNEX Education Intro to Simple Machines: Wheels, Axels and Inclined Planes. The kit can be used to build and explore seven different types of real world models of wheels, axels and inclined plane configurations. It introduces students to simple machines and demonstrates how an axel and wheel work together along with two levels of inclined plane, a screw and wedge. Why Youll Love It: The functioning models make learning a real blast. Age: 8 years and up Features 7 functioning models Storage case with snap-on lid Compartmentalized cases Includes Photos and facts about the models Building instructions Teacher guide on CD Recommended Ages:8 and up Weight: 2.29 lb Product Dimensions (inches): 12.4 (L) x 12.3 (W) x 2.3 (H) Product Weight: 13 oz. Read More

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KNEX Nintendo Mario Kart Wii Track Expansion Pack KNEX Nintendo Mario Kart Wii Track Expansion Pack is a track set that can be add...ed to the KNEX Nintendo Mario Kart race toy set. The track expansion pack lets children build bigger track layouts. This track set comes with a large number of new tracks along with a buildable Mario figure and a trophy item. Why Youll Love It: KNEX Nintendo Mario Kart Wii Track Expansion Pack makes kart racing with Mario more fun because of the large number of different track layouts. This track set can keep children busy for long hours as they learn various shapes and colors. It may also help improve childrens motor skills. Age: 6 years and up Features Suitable for indoor and outdoor play Sturdy and long lasting Collectible item for Mario Wii fans Easy to assemble Read More

K'nex
$139.49 at YoYo.com

KNEX Education Forces, Energy, and Motion Off to the races with the KNEX Education Forces, Energy and Motion Set! Designed to addr...ess critical science, technology and engineering concepts in the middle school classroom, this set provides instructional models that will enhance students understanding of issues related to forces, energy, and motion. Students work together to follow sound experimental procedures in data collection as they build, test, and evaluate several different vehicles, including racers, rollers, and wind powered cars. Inertia, force, speed, and friction are explored as students determine the effects that changing variables have on energy using flywheel, spring, and battery motors. Students will be expected to craft fair test procedures, create meaningful data displays, make reasonable and data supported reports, and analyze their collected data in light of the problem at hand. The KNEX Education Forces, Energy and Motion Set includes 442 KNEX pieces, three different types of motors, a Teachers Guide CD, and building instructions to build 11 working vehicles. This set is designed to support 16-12 students working cooperatively in teams to build up to 4 models at a time, and is recommended for use in 5th through 9th grade classrooms. All parts of this set come packaged in a strong plastic tray with snap-on lid for easy storage in the classroom. A comprehensive teachers guide CD outlines 11 lesson plans that will help guide and facilitate student learning, emphasizing hands-on exploration in conjunction with an engaging inquiry-based approach to learning as students build, investigate, discuss, and evaluate concepts, ideas, and designs. The key concepts covered in these lessons include: student designed experiments; energy transfer; kinetic energy; potential energy; mechanical systems; Newtons Laws; velocity and acceleration; graphing; motions and forces; the mathematics of motion; abilities of technological design; design challenges; applied simple machine technology; systems, order, and organization; and much more! STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Product Features Allows students to investigate a variety of concepts related to forces, energy, and motion Supports 12-16 students working in teams to build 11 different vehicles, up to four at a time 442 pieces, including battery, spring, and fly-wheel motors Building instructions and comprehensive teachers guide CD included For 5th through 9th grade classrooms Package Dimensions: 17 x 4.75 x 12.25 Recommended Ages: 10 and up Read More

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KNEX Education Intro To Simple Machines: Levers and Pulleys Let kids explore and learn the concepts of levers and pulleys with KNE...X Education Intro To Simple Machines: Levers and Pulleys kit. They can create eight different types of real world levers and pulleys using this kit. It inspires them to build simple machines. Why Youll Love It: KNEX Education Intro To Simple Machines: Levers and Pulleys demonstrates the concepts of science and technology in an interesting and enjoyable way. Age: 8 years and up Features 8 functioning lever and pulley models Storage cases with compartments Strong plastic cases with snap-on lids Includes Photos and facts about the models Building instructions Teacher guide on CD Recommended Ages:8 and up Dimensions: 2.29in length x 12.19in width x 12.4in height Product Dimensions (inches): 12.6 (L) x 12.1 (W) x 2.2 (H) Product Weight: 12 oz. Read More

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KNEX Education Energy, Motion and Aeronautics The KNEX Education Energy, Motion and Aeronautics allows students to investigate a v...ariety of concepts related to Newtons Laws and aeronautics. These concepts include aeronautics as it applies to force and motion as well as the effects on individuals who work and live in space. Concepts and activities are fashioned around rigorous content and National Standards in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education. The teachers guide follows a modified version of the 5E instructional model - Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate, and Evaluate. Students will use the Scientific Inquiry and the Engineering Design Processes extensively throughout the lessons as they explore, create, invent, and innovate. Lessons include worksheets, key terms, design briefs, design challenges, research and design logs, and rubrics. Set includes 1430 KNEX parts - enough to build 9 KNEX Models, up to three at a time! Supports 6 - 9 students working in teams. Grades 5 - 9. Building instructions comprehensive teachers guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. KNEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards. Product Features Builds 9 fully-functioning replicas of real-world machines, one at a time Supports 2-3 students working as a team KNEX Interface and Computer Control software, 2 motors, 3 LEDs, 1 Buzzer, 2 push button switches, 2 reed switches, 4 magnets, building instructions and teachers guide CD included Teachers guide aligned to National Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards and Common Core Mathematics Packaged in a strong storage tub with snap-on lid Package Dimensions: 16.88 x 12.28 x 4.5 Recommended Ages: 10 and up Read More

K'nex
$44.49 at YoYo.com

KNEX Discovery Building Set Get ready to learn all about construction, from a mansion to a huge wind mill. With 259 rods and conne...ctors, KNEX Discovery Building Set is a genuine building system. Introduce kids to a variety of ways of designing and building. Why Youll Love It: Children can build more than 20 models from the color-coded building instructions. Age: 6 to 10 years Features Versatile building set Excellent after-school project Endless construction possibilities Encourages team play Compartmentalized storage box with transparent lid Recommended Ages:6 ? 10 Dimensions: 12.25in length x 12.25in width x 2.25in height Product Dimensions (inches): 12.2 (L) x 12.1 (W) x 2.2 (H) Product Weight: 1 oz. Read More

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Bring the excitement of KID K'NEX to the classroom with this fun and engaging life science set. Big, bright and colorful KID K'NEX... pieces, lots of eyes, and more provides young learners with the motivation to build, role-play, and learn. Set includes 198 KID K'NEX pieces including: eyes, fins, tentacles and beaks. Eight two-sided 1:1 correspondence building cards perfect for young learners and a KID K'NEX Food Web Poster. Build up to 14 of the 18 models shown on the building cards at the same time. The perfect addition to support science, nature, life cycle, or creature unit. Read More

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<div class="aplus"> <div class="leftImage"><div id="image0"><img src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51ZB428Bh1L.jpg"><div ...class="imageCaption">Build suspension, arch, and truss bridges.</div></div></div> <div class="rightImage"><div id="image1"><img src="http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41Vxvv-YhZL.jpg"><div class="imageCaption">CD-ROM for enhanced learning material.</div></div></div> <h5><div id="header0">Hands On Learning</div></h5> <div id="text0"><p>No more toothpicks and glue! The K'NEX Education Intro to Structures: Bridges set is designed to introduce students to the history, function, structural design, geometry and strength of bridges while providing opportunities for them to acquire skills using a hands-on, inquiry-based approach to information and concepts. The Teacher's Guide provides the information and resources required to build your students' understanding of scientific, technical and design concepts and to channel their inquiries into active and meaningful learning experiences</p></div> <h5><div id="header1">STEM Standards</div></h5> <div id="text1"><p>Building instructions and teacher's guide aligned to national education standards and Common Core Mathematics included. Packaged in a strong storage tray with snap-on lid. STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. K'NEX models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards.</p></div> <h5><div id="header2">Made in the USA</div></h5> <div id="text2"><p>Over the past 20 years, K'NEX has become America's Building Toy Company with all of our bricks, rods, and connectors manufactured in Pennsylvania at The Rodon Group's facility. K'NEX and Rodon remain proudly family owned and operated. At a time when most toys are made overseas we are committed to manufacturing as many parts in the United States as possible. You'll be happy to know that every rod and connector included in K'NEX building sets is made in the USA.</p></div> <div class="break"> </div> <h5><div id="header3">What's in the Box?</div></h5> <div id="list0"><ul><li>Supports 2-3 students, Grades 3-5</li><li>Classic K'NEX pieces</li><li>Bendable and other special pieces</li><li>207 pieces total</li><li>Building Guide</li><li>Teacher's Guide</li><li>CD-ROM</li><li>Storage Tub with snap-on lid</li></ul></div> </div> Read More

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Bring the Plants vs. Zombies app to life with this Jetpack Zombie Attack Building Set from K'NEX! As Crazy Dave uses a time machin...e to travel back in time, you find your self in the Far Future instead! You must use plants must defeat Zombies to save your brains. This building set includes K'NEX rods and connectors to build a Wild West scene, Peashooter tracks and launchers. 4 figures - Peashooter, 2 Cowboy Zombies and a Prospector Zombie included. All Rods and Connectors are Made in the USA. Recommended for builders ages 5+. Read More

K'nex
$29.99 at Amazon

Bring the Plants vs. Zombies app to life with this Wild West Building Set from K'NEX! As Crazy Dave uses a time machine to travel ...back in time, you find your self in the Old West instead! You must use plants must defeat Zombies to save your brains. This building set includes K'NEX rods and connectors to build a Wild West scene, Peashooter tracks and launchers. 4 figures - Peashooter, 2 Cowboy Zombies and a Prospector Zombie included. All Rods and Connectors are Made in the USA. Recommended for builders ages 5+. Read More

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