Make a race car, a cable car, a three-wheeler, a motorcycle or use your imagination to build something all your own. 10 Engineering challenges encourage exploration and problem-solving. Supports skills in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and stimulates imagination and creativity.
Thinkfun Maker Studio - Gears Set Toy Car and Bike Engineering Kit will bring your little engineer hours of fun as they learn about the principles behind cars, bikes, and cable-cars! One of the best STEM toys for 7 year olds and above, Maker Studio - Gears is good for boys and girls with a flair for science and design, but also for those exploring these for the first time. Your child can tackle the designs in Maker Studio - Gears on their own, or with friends or an adult. Watch their imagination take flight as they construct a cable car, a racing car, a motorcycle, and a three wheeler. Who knows, your child could soon be giving you lessons on how your car or bike works!Thinkfun maker Studio - Gears comes with several components to bring your child's vehicle designs to life, including spools, connectors, gears, wheels, rods, hub caps and more. Also included are 10 Engineering Challenges, meant to help understand the principles of friction, torque, and propulsion in a friendly and fun way! Tackle these to see how the designs are used to solve simple real life problems. Once the 4 main designs have been completed, experiment to build brand-new designs and hybrid vehicles. The set comes with complete instructions on how to build the 4 main designs and a booklet with the 10 engineering challenges.Thinkfun Maker Studio - Gears featured in Purdue University's Engineering Gift Guide and received the 2015 Creative Child Magazine Preferred Choice Award in the Construction Toys Category.
Age: 7 and up Designed in: USA Country of origin: China Number of players: Single-Player Brand: Thinkfun Learning values: building-&-construction-toys,engineering-skills, motor-skills