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EXPERIMENT and PROJECT TOOLS
130-In-One Project Lab Kit
Kit / by Elenco Electronics Inc / ASIN: B00005K2SY / Ages 10+ / Less than $45.00
A great introduction to the world of electronics! Hours of endless fun to learn the basics of electronics.
Comes complete with everything you need to perform 130 electronic experiments in this one kit.
20th Century Time Travel Card Game
Card Game / History Channel / AAE 81520 / Ages: 6 and up / Less Than $15.00
The History Channel;® 20th Century Time Travel Card Game contains 101 colorful oversized cards and a special oval Time Travel indicator to keep track of game play. This new and exciting fact-filled card game allows you to learn and have fun - without having to answer questions in order to win! For 2-6 players
Build Your Own Talking Clock
Kit & Book / by Paul Beck / Paperback: 32 pages / ASIN 1571457291 / Ages 9+ / Less than $15.00
Learn about the history and current technology of talking machines, digital sound, time machines and robots. Read about electricity and electric circuits, and test knowledge and skills by building a talking clock using the components provided.
Crazy Machines: The Wacky Contraptions Game
Software / by Viva Media, LLC /
Mac OS X, Windows XP / ASIN: B000B642OI / Less Than $20.00
Crazy Machines gives you the chance to build your own unique contraptions. Solve more than 200 challenging puzzles, and put your machines to work. Turn the crank, rotate the gears, push the levers, use the catapult, explode it, or fly it. From grilling sausages with a pulley, gears, rubberbands and a candle to firing a cannon with a basketball, these wacky brainteasers will light up your imagination with creative and addictive fun!!
Genius
Software / by Viva Media, LLC / Windows XP / ASIN: B000B628OE / Less than $30.00
Be the entrepreneur who can take a small startup to a multinational company as you combine invention, innovation and luck. Witness the key inventions of the 19th and 20th centuries & see first how they changed the world as you implement them. Experience history through an all new kind of tycoon style game. You'll make the decisions, take risks and reap the rewards!
Robotics Invention System
Kit & Software / LEGO / ASIN:
B00005NLID / Ages 10+ / Less than $200.00
Possibly the most important breakthrough in children's computing and toys of the decade, LEGO MINDSTORMS
.  Create everything from a light-sensitive intruder alarm to a robotic rover that can follow a trail, move around obstacles, and even duck into dark corners.
Science Lab
Kit & Book / by Brenda Walpole / ASIN 1571453458 / Ages 9+ / Less than $15.00
This fun-packed kit offers kids an exciting introduction to science and experimentation. Kit includes 32-page illustrated instruction booklet, test tube, magnets, mirrors, color filters, pH paper, buzzer, light bulb and holder, petri dish, balloons, thermometer, and more. The interactive and educational Science Lab series includes: Optical Illusions, Chemistry Lab, and Science Lab.
Snap Circuits Junior
Kit / by Elenco Electronics Inc
/ ASIN: B00008BFZH / Ages 8+ /Less than $25.00
Snap Circuits Junior makes learning electronics a "snap". You can build over 100 projects just by following the colorful pictures in the manual. Enjoy hours of educational fun while learning electronics. You can make projects such as flash lights, doorbell, and AM radios.
Time Troopers Interactive DVD Game
DVD Game / History Channel / AAE 81645 / Ages: 6 and up / Less Than $30.00
An interactive game played entirely on your TV set with DVD player and remote control. From ancient to modern history, from politics to pop culture, Time Troopers brings history to life for your whole family to enjoy! Watch captivating video clips and reenactments from The History Channel®, and then test your knowledge on the people and events that have shaped our world.
Tinkertoy Classic Jumbo Builder Set
Kit / By Oddzon / ASIN: B00004TFRN / Ages 3+ / Less than $30.00
Tinker Toys have entertained kids for decades—ever since their 1913 invention by Charles Pajeau, who was inspired by children playing with pencils and empty spools of thread. This set features 102 versatile wooden spools, connectors, and brightly colored dowels packed in an easy-to-store keepsake canister. Simply add a child’s imagination for hours of creative fun.
 
 

 

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