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We love eight-year-olds! They’re just the right age for all kinds of fun. They still love the pretend play they’ve been enjoying for years, yet they’re also ready to move ahead into more advanced toys and learning. All of these toys and activities will appeal to their natural sense of fun and wonder.

 

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4M Kitchen Science Kit allows you to perform amazing experiments with everyday materials. A very fun kit with various experiments to encourage a hands-on love of science!

6 specially designed kitchen science experiments:

  • Generate electricty by using a fork and lemon and light up a bulb!
  • Launch a rocket fuelled by baking soda and vinegar!
  • Build a table top volcano which erupts with bubbly "lava"!
  • And more...

Includes: 1 vinegar rocket, 1 launcher pad, 1 small spoon, 1 volcano, 2 skewers, 1 kitchen spy finger print development pad, 8 finger print record sheets, 1 brush, 8 secret message sheets, 2 zinc plates, 1 wire, 1 watch movement and detailed instructions with science explanations and fun facts.

Requires common household items (NOT INCLUDED): vinegar, baking soda, red food colouring, liquid dish soap, measuring cup, sugar, clothes pins, teaspoon, forks, corn starch, blackcurrant/grape juice concentrate, and lemon.

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You can turn an old pop can into this walking, wobbling, google-eyed robot! If you prefer, it can be transformed to become a robotic monster too. Find out that cans can be cool! Simply use one of the old pop cans you would normally send to the recycling bin for the body of your cool walking robot. Then add the different items included in this pack to make him look like a real tin robot! Included in this kit are 4 body rings, 1 short leg, 1 long leg, 2 gripper hands, 2 straw attachments, 1 toy motor with gear, screws, 4 bolts and nuts, 2 terminal caps, 1 battery casing with cover and wires, 2 moving eyes, 2 plastic feet, 1 motor/axle cover, 1 axle with gear, 1 body plate, 2 bendy straws, 2 metal wires, 2 eye base plates and detailed instructions. A cool kit that combines science with the important task of recycling!

Requires 1 AA battery (NOT INCLUDED).

Also requires a small crosshead screwdriver (NOT INCLUDED).

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Ages 7 and up

This cool kit is both an awesome science project, and a cool desktop decoration! Make a solid volcano with the mould and plaster provided, and then paint and decorate it to look like volcanic rock with lava overflowing the top. Then put baking soda and vinegar into the "crater" at the top of the volcano, and watch as an amazing eruption occurs! Your plaster volcano will really erupt with bubbly, fizzy "lava"! The eruption can be performed repeatedly, so you're sure to entertain family and friends (not to mention yourself) for hours with this bubbling, fizzing plaster volcano!

This kit contains 1 volcano mould ( 2 parts ), 2 pouches of fine quality plaster mix, 1 paint strip of 6 colours, 1 brush, 1 stirrer, 1 blister cup, 1 sheet of fun graphics for decoration, and 1 set instructions with fun facts and a recipe for the eruption.

Baking soda and vinegar are required to perform the eruption (NOT INCLUDED).

Measures approximately 4" high.

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Ages 8 and up

Discover the joy of knitting with this simple to learn knitting kit! Knitters can choose between making a mobile phone/mp3 player case, a colourful cushion cover or a stylish handbag. Everything you need is included: 2 pairs of knitting needles, 1 plastic sewing needle, colourful yarn, buttons and detailed instructions. It's a fun and fashionable introduction to knitting!

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Ages 5 and up

This classic toy can be filled with baking soda and then placed in water so you can watch it dive and ascend! 4M science and art kits appeal to a wide variety of unique interests and give children the tools needed to explore those interests scientifically and artistically.

Measures approximately 4.5” long x 1.5" tall.

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Learn about electromagnetism and transform a metal screw into a magnetic hammer. Complete an electric circuit with it to construct this handy doorbell. Use it in your room as a cool science gadget.

Doorbell measures approximately 6.5" long.

Requires 2 AA batteries (not included).

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It’s time to be a rocket scientist. This little rocket is packed with huge fun in a classic and exciting science experiment that teaches young scientists about chemical reactions. Just add vinegar and baking soda to this miniature rocket and watch it go. 3 ... 2 ... 1 ... blast off!

Contains: detailed instructions, foam rocket and launch pad.

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Enjoy your own portable moon! Turn on the moon torch and project the light onto the wall or ceiling at night. Now the moon will always be at your fingertips!.

Includes torch with projection film.

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Travel back to prehistoric times as you dig and excavate the skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus Rex with this cool kit! Included are a plaster block and a specially designed digging tool to help you excavate the skeleton. Both fun and educational, this archaeological kit is sure to delight any budding paleontologist!

Model measures approximately 7.5" long.

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Recycle an empty bottle (not included) to construct this battery-operated tornado-maker! Create a terrific tornado on your table top, and experience the mighty power of this natural phenomenon! 4M science and art kits appeal to a wide variety of unique interests and give children the tools needed to explore those interests scientifically and artistically.

Tornado maker measures approximately 4.25” long.

Requires 2 AA batteries (NOT INCLUDED).

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Create adorable owl magnets and badges out of plaster, and then paint them with glow-in-the-dark paint! They make excellent gifts for friends and family.

Includes mould with 6 owl designs, plaster powder, magnet, pins, 6 colour paint strip with glow paint, paint brush, and instructions.

Average magnet size is approximately 2” tall.

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Bundle it Up! Purchase together with the Ready, Set, Draw…Dinosaurs! Activity Book



Build this surprising pool of quicksand! Experience the mystic power of watching dinosaur skeletons sink slowly beneath the sands. Have even more fun unearthing them later for assembly. Or make the volcano erupt and create a prehistoric diorama!

Includes a paper diorama set with mini paper display, plastic volcano and quicksand pool, sand bags, gripper, T-rex skeleton set, dinosaur figurines, paint and paintbrush, and detailed instructions.

Also needed but not provided: corn starch, mixing bowl, teaspoon, stirring spoon, dishwashing liquid, vinegar, baking soda, red food colouring, water, and old newspaper.

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Ages 8 and up

Be a young mechanical engineer! Learn how the motor works by exploring important mechanisms like pivots, linkages and levers. Connect the circuit to build this amazing Race Car with a sturdy, lightweight and colourful body. Make it your very first project in mechanical science!

Includes a set of pre-cut colourful foam boards, a set of plastic cases, gears and wheels, a motor, a screw, stickers and detailed instructions.

Also needed but not provided: a cross-head screwdriver.

Requires 2 AA battery (NOT INCLUDED).

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Make a cool "stained glass" sun catcher to hang in your window, and enjoy the beautiful colours brought out when the sun shines through it! This kit contains a transparent plastic plate, colourful transparent paint, a paint brush and a suction cup to hang up your creation in a window. Add some colour to any room you choose with this 4M Sunbeam Catcher!

Each sold separately and ships in assorted styles. Styles will be chosen randomly and are based on available stock at the time of shipment.

Measures approximately 5" long.

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Shape and paint six different plaster fridge magnets and badges! These adorable robots make great gifts for friends and family.

Includes mould with 6 designs, plaster powder, magnet, pins, 5-colour paint strip, paint brush, and instructions.

Average magnet size is approximately 2” tall.

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Ages 8 and up

Learn about the constellations as you create your very own night sky dome! Punch holes onto the night sky domes, fold them and build them into a dome shape. Then insert the lamp provided to project a night sky full of constellations in your bedroom! This kit contains night sky domes of both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres, 1 one-touch lamp, 2 strips of card, 2 dome stands, strips of adhesive tape and detailed instructions including star charts of both Hemispheres. All constellations are printed in English. See what a night sky in both hemispheres looks like with this cool kit from 4M!

Requires 4 AA batteries (NOT INCLUDED).

Approved and recommended by the London Science Museum.

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Have fun communicating secret messages with your friends like the real spies do! Send Morse code messages with a cool mini Morse code torch. Write on X ray secret message sheet which could only be read with Decoder Lens.

Contains 1 paper set for making inner pages of the journal, 1 card set for making the journal covers and other accessories, 2 red filter lenses, 1 plastic binder, 1 plastic bag, 1 Morse code torch, 1 invisible message writer (white), 1 invisible message developer (black), 2 message capsules, 4 message capsule covers, double-sided adhesive tape, detailed instructions with fun facts.

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Ages 5 and up

Bundle it Up! Purchase together with the 4M Green Science Salt Water Power Robot Kit



Place the diving octopus inside a water-filled bottle (not included) to learn how changes in pressure cause the octopus to rise up or dive down.

Includes 1 diving octopus.

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Ages 8 and up

Bundle it Up! Purchase together with the 4M Kidz Labs Diving Octopus



Build and power a robot that requires no batteries! This Green Science kit is a fun and hands-on experiment that helps you discover the possibilities of alternate energy resources. With just a drop of salt water your robot will roll along the floor!

Includes: 2 complete charcoal battery kits (each kit can power the robot for approximately 60 minutes of play time), required materials and detailed instructions.

Robot measures approximately 3" high x 2.25" wide x 2" long. (when assembled).

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Build your very own Metal Detector Robot. Hunt for buried treasure by driving the robot back and forth with the remote control. When you hear it beep, you have found something metallic! You can also detach the metal detector unit and use it as a hand-held metal detector!

Contains: 1 chassis (with axle and gear installed), 1 motor with wires and worm gear, 1 motor cover, 1 metal detector, 1 base plate for eyes, 2 stick-on eyes, 1 switch lever, 1 gear, 1 axle,1 short axle, 1 remote-control with switch and wires, 1 battery cover, 4 terminal caps, screws, washered screw, 1 connecting cable, 4 wheels and detailed instructions.

Measure approximately 14cm long when assembled.

Requires 1 AA battery. (NOT INCLUDED)

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