Simple and Compound Machines STEM Building Set, by K'Nex

Simple and Compound Machines STEM Building Set, by K'Nex

Overview

The set includes 352 parts, enough to build 16 small-scale, fully functioning replicas of various real-world machines, one at a time. Each kit is capable of supporting 1-2 students, and comes with building instructions for each of the machines.

Warnings

Simple and Compound Machines STEM Building Set, by K'Nex

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Overview

The set includes 352 parts, enough to build 16 small-scale, fully functioning replicas of various real-world machines, one at a time. Each kit is capable of supporting 1-2 students, and comes with building instructions for each of the machines.

Warnings

Product Details

Simple and Compound Machines STEM Building Set
by K'Nex

Designed to expand upon a middle school student's knowledge of both simple, and compound, machine concepts, this building set will help students to investigate, explore, and experiment with simple machine models, as they analyze, synthesize, and evaluate the information gathered.

An included teacher's guide comes with student inquiry sheets and worksheets for specific models, with the worksheets asking questions about the machine being investigated. They also present the students with various challenges in an attempt to get them to think more deeply about the concepts they are exploring.

The set includes 352 parts, enough to build 16 small-scale, fully functioning replicas of various real-world machines, one at a time. Each kit is capable of supporting 1-2 students, and comes with building instructions for each of the machines.

STEM Education focues on concepts in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and are taught through various methods of problem solving, discovery, exploratory learning, and critical thinking. It requires students to be actively participating in the learning, and K'Nex offers hands-on opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation, and experimentation. This kit is aligned with national Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, standards.

Additional Information

SKU

KNX-77053

Weight

4.0 lb

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