STEM Flies High with VEX Robotics

If you build it, they will fly. HEXBUG‘s line of VEX Robotics is full of STEM-based activity kits that let kids build their own toys, but also learn about the inner workings of engineering, physics,… read more

My Fairy Garden Will Inspire Young Gardeners

Fairies are making toys come to life. My Fairy Garden kits, from PlayMonster, allow kids to grow their own garden while also acting as a fun play set for their fairy friends. With three different… read more

Project Mc2 Teaches Kids to <3 Chemistry

STEM: It’s not just about robots. A lot of toys we see on the market that are STEM-focused revolve around the “T” (technology) or the “E” (engineering) part of that acronym. So when a good… read more

Turn Creativity Upside Down with Geckobot

A new toy from Thames and Kosmos might send kids climbing up the walls with excitement. Geckobot is more than just a buildable wind-up toy, it is a veritable science lesson in a box. 176… read more

STEM Skills Are on Trend with Barbie STEM Kit

We know two things about Barbie: She’s fashionable and she can literally do anything she wants. Thames & Kosmos reinforces what we know to be true with the Barbie STEM kit, a kit that uses… read more