Expert Reviews

Learning Gets Sweeter with the Confectionery Science Candy-Making Kit

Make edible candy and practice sugar chemistry with this hands-on science kit.

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Take over the Galaxy with the Beaker Creatures Alien Experiment Lab

This ‘space-tacular’ kit from Learning Resources is out of this world!

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Dig Up Educational Gems with This STEM Kit

The new Discovery Galactic Fizzing Dig is full of gems to discover. This STEM learning kit, from Horizon Group, teaches kids about how gemstones are formed, and lets them uncover some of their own. Inside… read more

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Create Creatures That Are a Product of Your Environment with Sensors Alive

Look! It’s moving. It’s alive. It’s alive, it’s alive, IT’S ALIVE! Designed for kids ages 9 and up, Thames & Kosmos’ Sensors Alive is an app-based STEM experiment kit that utilizes real-world sensor data to… read more

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Conduct 10 fun chemistry experiments with this kit and household products. Make ordinary powders fizz and foam, and create a color-changing mixture, a rolling wave, a color-changing eruption, and more. Mix your own to see… read more

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Toy Fair Brings Science Kits to Little Kids

  Science kits are typically geared toward kids ages 8 and up. There have been plenty of logical reasons for this—for one thing, kids need to be able to read the manual to do the experiments;… read more

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