Wired For Science Kits

Our Wired for Science STEM kits are not available for checkout at this time due to the pandemic.

 

Check out our STEM kits, complete with supplies and experiment guides. Kits are limited to 3 per family, available for three-week checkout, holdable, and renewable once if no holds are pending. Our kits include the following:

Air Walker
A robot that defies gravity?! That’s what you get with Air-Walker, a four-legged bot that uses an ingenious system of suction cups and pumps to crawl along smooth, vertical surfaces like windows. A follow-up to the award-winning Geckobot STEM experiment kit, Air-Walker uses technology similar to that found in its reptilian predecessor, but with easier assembly.  Recommended for Ages 8+

CircuitMaze Electric Current Logic Game
Circuit Maze is one of ThinkFun’s most popular stem toys for boys and girls, and was a Toy of the Year Award Finalist as well as a PAL Award winner. It’s a logic game that teaches the basic principles of circuitry, comes with 60 challenges of increasing difficulty, from beginner to expert, and is a perfect holiday or birthday present for kids who like smart games and a challenge.

Coding Critters
Meet the Coding critters: your first coding friends. These playful puppy pets bring early STEM concepts to preschool learning through 100% screen-free coding. Kids code along with their new pets’ storybook adventure, and help the brave Ranger and mischievous zip have a playtime they’ll never forget. Each storybook coding challenge unfolds in the Coding critters’ Fun pet playset – can you code Ranger to play hide and seek, fetch a ball from the tennis ball launcher, or catch zip after a ride down the slide?
Recommended for Ages 4+

Fisher Price Code-a-Pillar Coding for Little Learners
Once kids can “program” a path for Code-a-pillar, the sky’s the limit! It opens the door to problem solving as they figure out how to get Code-a-pillar to go wherever they want!

Lego WeDo 2.0 Robot Kit
Designed for elementary classrooms, the WeDo 2.0 Core Set, Software, and Get Started Project is a hands-on solution that ignites students’ curiosity, while enhancing their skills in science, engineering, technology, and coding.

Magnet Kit 
Introduce kids to the fascinating world of magnetism with a ready-to-use kit that’s jam-packed with magnets, manipulatives, activity cards, and more. Simply follow the illustrated instructions on the cards to sort magnetic and nonmagnetic objects, discover whether magnets work underwater, make magnets float in midair, and more.

Sam’s Curious Cars
SAM blocks connect to the SAM app, and the rest happens by letting your imagination run wild. No wires, no fuss. Just serious fun. Program patterns and behaviors using the intuitive SAM Space app, or play the game with the SAM Curious Cars app. Each SAM block has a specific skill. Buzzers, motors, sensors and so much more.

Ozobot Bowling Kit
This is a bowling game with Ozobot as the bowling ball. Kids program Ozobot to knock over the bowling pins by coding with markers. The goal of the game is knock
over all the bowling pins.

Inventor 50 in 1 Models
Create your own motorized vehicles and structures with this Engino Inventor building set. Its included instruction booklet provides detailed plans for making four fun models, and you can find plans for another 46 models online.

3 in 1 ATR
The OWI-536 All Terrain 3-in-1 RC Robot Kit – ATR – non solder is a multi-function tracked mobile robotic kit. Utilize different track modules and make your robot transform into 3 amazing variations: the forklift, rover, and gripper.

Fun In a Box
Learn about math and logic

The Hair Raiser
Experience 200,000 volts of electrostatic energy with a Van de Graaff generator

HydroPower
Explore hydropower energy

LEGO Bot
Build machines and mechanisms

See It Up Close
Use a microscope 400x and slides

Snap 500
Build over 500 electronic projects

Snap Circuit Lights
Watch and be amazed at what your music can do with the new Snap Circuits® LIGHT .  Connect your ipod® or any MP3 player and enjoy your music as the lights change to the beat.  The strobe light with spinning patterns will amaze you with its visual effects.

Snap Green
Learn about electricity and alternative energy

Snap Rover
Build your own Snap Rover, no soldering

Telescope
View the sky with our high-powered telescope, includes star charts