Physical Science Kits
Here you will find a variety of science kits designed especially to help teach students about physical science, including matter, motion, chemistry, and space. When you're done here, be sure to check out some fun educational science games. If you're looking for science toys, click here.
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Core Science MS-1 is a supplemental science curriculum for students entering grades 5 through 8. By performing the experiments in this kit and completing exercises in the accompanying workbook, students will lay the groundwork for success in natural science courses in school. Students will also gain familiarity with commonly used science terms, methods, and tools, preparing them for future studies. The content is correlated to the National Science Education Standards for middle school level physical and life science. The full-color, 96-page experiment manual provides illustrated instructions and explanations, and the black-and-white, 48-page workbook guides students through each experiment and allows them to record their findings. Ages 10 and up.
With the Elmer's MythBusters Force of Flight Science Kit, kids will uncover the wonders of flight. People build all sorts of machines to overcome the forces that normally keep us earthbound. Which ideas soar and which ones crash and burn? Do rockets really launch best when they run out of gas? What do bubbles know about flying? This kit can help you solve these questions and many more. Ages 9 and up.
With the Elmer's MythBusters Weird World of Water Science Kit, kids will uncover the wonders of water—a very versatile element with mystical and magical properties. It freezes and boils and turns into gas. Is there anything it can't do? Can it suck a ship down the drain? Can it blast a rocket into space? This kit can help you solve these questions and many more. Ages 9 and up.
SunWind Solar Energy Kits encourage children to build solar-powered mechanisms of their own design, to build with recycled materials, and to solarize other toys. All kits come with solar panels (alligator clip test leads attached), solar motors, instruction sets with techniques and ideas, and all necessary materials.
Begin a lifetime of scientific investigation and understanding with 25 fun experiments in five key areas: biology, physics, chemistry, air, and water. Little Labs: Stepping into Science includes a 48-page color guidebook and teaches science fundamentals with step-by-step, hands-on experiments, while also introducing children to the scientific method itself.. For ages 5 to 7.
Have a blast with "The Deadly Belch" and other air-powered experiments. In MythBusters Power of Air Pressure Science Kit you'll get to the bottom of air pressure. You might not even notice the air around you, but it packs a powerful punch. Can it cause your stomach to explode? Will it help your bones predict the weather? If you get the air free, can you save your house during a tornado? This kit can help you understand these questions and many more! Ages 9 and up.
Construct a parabolic solar cooker with 14 interlocking foil pieces that reflect and focus the sun’s radiation on a small cooking container. Heat water or melt chocolate to make an environmentally friendly fondue. Learn about solar thermal energy, a powerful and promising source of renewable energy with Solar Cooking Science. Ages 8 and up.