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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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Circuit Scribe is a rollerball pen that writes with non-toxic conductive silver ink. It makes creating circuits as easy as doodling!

The Maker Kit contains a pen, eleven modules, a 9V Battery and other accessories to improve your circuit drawing experience (see below for full list). This kit allows you to explore all the concepts that the basic kit presents, while improving your understanding of different ways to input, process and output signals in your circuits. Additional topics to explore include light, timed circuits, piezoelectric materials, and more.

Modules include: 9V battery with adapter, 2 bi-LED's, SPST Switch, NPN Tranistor, 2-Pin Adapter with 5x resistors, Potentiometer, Blinker, Buzzer, RBG LED, Light Sensor, Educational Workbook, Circuit Stencil, Steel Sheet, Jumper Stickers, Resistor Accessories, and (of course) our Conductive Ink Pen!

Requires 1 x 9V Alkaline battery (Included)

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"Become an expert on lightsaber technology, you will" says Yoda. The final challenge in becoming a Jedi Knight is to build your own lightsaber! With the Uncle Milton Star Wars Lightsaber Room Light, young Padawans can construct their own Jedi Lightsaber and mount it on their wall! Remote control lets you select from 9 awesome colour effects, including 8 different colours plus auto-spectrum mode - and sound effects too!

Includes:

  • 1 IR Remote Control
  • 1 Electronics Pack
  • 1 Wall Mounting Bracket with Hardware
  • 2 Hilt Halves and Exterior Cap
  • 1 Lightsaber Blade

Requires 5 AAA batteries (NOT INCLUDED).

Measures approximately 25" long.

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Build your own mini lightsaber! Lights up just like Kylo Ren's lightsaber with two stage light-up and pulsing blade. Learn about LED lights and the earth elements that create LED colours, lasers and plasma.

Measures approximately 6" long.

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"Learn about light and optics, you will" says Yoda. Discover the science of light and optics as you build your own mini version of the lightsaber used by Anakin Skywalker! Choose from 4 different coloured crystals to customize your Star Wars lightsaber that really lights up! There are 2 lenses included for optic experiments as well as an LED light source. There's also a fun and informative guide inside to help you along the way.

Lightsaber measures approximately 8" long.

Requires 3 AG5 (LR48) batteries (included).

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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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It's not just a moon, it's a Super Moon! This great light automatically syncs with the phases of the real moon outside! It's 30% larger than the original Moon in my Room, has a solar eclipse effect, and includes nighttime and Moon landing sound effects. Also includes 12 different lunar phases and remote control, just like the original. Download an exciting audio tour of the moon at UncleMilton.com!

Includes 1 Super Moon, 1 remote control, and 1instruction sheet.

Measures approximately 14" in diameter.

Requires 2 AAA, and 3 C batteries (NOT INCLUDED).

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Kids will want to go on an adventure with this base camp shelter from Backyard Safari. The special edition base camp shelter is over 40" tall. This lightweight 3-sided tent features a zippered rear window, moisture-proof floor linings and cargo net storage pouches. Velcro ties and D-rings are included for securing gear.

Includes a collectible iron-on patch, and a pop up field guide (other items shown in picture sold separately).

Whether your safari takes place in the park, at the campground, on the beach or in your own backyard, you’ll be geared up and ready for action!

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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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By Hugh Danks

Kids are crazy about bugs! And kids and parents alike are crazy about the Bug Book and Bug Bottle. Packed with activities and packaged in its own collecting bottle, the full-colour book provides field notes to 47 bugs arranged by habitat, including pond, forest, ground, leaves, field, and flower. The ingeniously designed, safe plastic bottle is perfect for catching and viewing creepy crawlies, then letting them go unharmed(this is a bug kit with a conscience)!

Written by entomologist Hugh Danks, the Bug Book gives comprehensive information about these fascinating creatures - how they live, what they eat, unusual characteristics, and more. It offers simple, clear guidelines on how to collect and care for bugs, and equally helpful hints on which bugs not to catch. New to the kit are a fold-out bug chart for quick identification, a magnifier to see the critters up close, and a bug explorer's journal to record discoveries.

Discover how the whirligig beetle got its name, why fireflies light up, and how water striders walk on water. And then impress parents and friends - here are all the tools kids need to become bona fide bug experts!

Includes: The Bug Book, ventilated bug container with ruler lid, magnifiying glass, bug identification chart and bug journal.

Softcover containing 112 pages.

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This Robotic Arm is an easy to make 3 dimensional model that grabs, lifts items horizontally, and can turn very close to 90 degrees! Designed to be used alone (with a syringe holder), or in a group - each person using one syringe. This kit is a great way to learn about robotics, levers and simple machines, fluid dynamics, engineering, invention, as well as design and technology - or just moving things around the house!

Completed model measures approximately 13” tall with arm stretching from approximately 7” to 16” long.

Includes pre-cut pieces ready to assemble and easy to understand instructions.

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Build your own Edison-style phonograph that stores and plays back your own sound recordings, and do 20 other fun activities with the Sciencewiz Sound kit! This cool kit is designed to help kids understand how sound works. Directions are clear, step-by-step, and highly visual for maximum learning potential! Other activities include:

  • Exploring the doppler shift
  • Modeling sound waves with a slinky
  • Listening to your heartbeat
  • Learning about human and animal ears
  • Measuring decibels
  • Playing with pitch
  • Transmitting sounds through liquids, solids, and gasses
  • And more!
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See your insect friends up close! When you catch a critter, simply unscrew the ventilated jar and place the bug inside the jar, with some fresh water and yummy leaves to eat of course! Press the center spot on the ladybug lid to open her wings and reveal a 3.5x magnifier! The convenient size allow you to bring it (and your little buddies inside) wherever you go - but be sure to let them out before you head home! Go on an outdoor adventure and see what you can collect with this Learning Resources Big View Bug Jar!

Each sold separately. Ships in assorted colours according to availability.

Measures approximately 3" in diameter x 4.5" high.

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Ages 8 and up

This science kit contains 24 projects with motion to get your child involved in hands-on learning! It's an engaging science kit based on the properties of motion and gravity. The motion section covers many key concepts, including Newton's Laws of Motion and many others. These concepts and accompanying projects are presented in a truly winsome manner, geared specifically to children ages and up. Colourful illustrations seal the deal for a top-notch combination of learning and fun. This kit is specifically designed to develop an understanding of concepts in physics: inertia, the laws of motion, centripetal force, mass, weight, gravity, speed, velocity and acceleration. Quality time, quality play, quality learning! That's ScienceWiz!

Requires some household and food items (not included).

Winner of the Dr. Toy’s Best Toy Award and Best Vacation Award, as well as an award from Creative Child Magazine!

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Snap Circuits makes learning the basics of electricity, engineering and circuitry, easy and fun! Just follow the colourful pictures in our easy-to-follow instructions and build a Snap Circuits Flying Saucer. Press & release the button and watch the saucer rise into the air! Create 14 additional projects. Use building pieces with snaps to assemble different electronic circuits on a simple ''rows-and-columns'' base gird that functions like the printed circuit board found in most electronic products. Each component is easily identifiable by a different colour and functional purpose. No tools required. Fully compatible with all SNAP CIRCUITS sets to build bigger, complex and more creative projects.
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Pssst! Hide messages in plain sight using UV light pens, filters, encoders, message masks, and secret folds. Invent your own codes, concoct invisible inks, practice secret handoff techniques, and more! Kit includes two cases with the gear you need to send and receive secret messages. Keep one case and give the other to your best friend!

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Thanks to it's handy little magnet, this little fridge rover goes wherever you point it, defying gravity! It's an adorable mini science gadget. Just wind it up and let it go!

Ships in randomly selected, assorted colours: pink, black, green, yellow, white, or blue according to availability.

Measures approximately 2" long x 2" wide x 1.5" high.

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Ages 8 and up

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The final challenge in becoming a Sith is to build your own Lightsaber. Construct and display your own Kylo Ren Lightsaber and learn how electronics make a Lightsaber work. With awesome lightsaber sound effects and remote control!

 

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