The South Carolina State Library Circulating Kits contain everything you need to host a library program.
These kits are intended for hands-on interaction for all ages, although some kits are more appropriate for certain age groups. We offer over 100 circulating kits for libraries to use that include Legos, Kitchen-in-a-Box, Board Games, DIY Escape Rooms, Bilingual Storytimes, Virtual Reality, Let’s Talk About It book kits, and many more.
Kids just push the buttons on top of our adorable bee…press GO…and watch as it follows their every command! Ideal for helping kids understand cause and effect, directional language and early programming, our robotic bee can carry out 200 consecutive commands—including moving forward & backward and turning left & right!
Meet Botley, the code to fun! With Botley 2.0, kids as young as five learn to code in an easy, friendly way - that's completely screen-free! With new enhanced features, Botley 2.0 will have your kids coding in no time!
Jack, the fully programmable robot mouse, is ready to follow commands to teach hands-on coding concepts! Create a step-by-step path for Jack using the 30 double-sided coding cards to provide the perfect introduction to coding concepts.
Inspire your little learner to be a big thinker with this awesome new learning toy from Fisher-Price! Preschoolers can develop important skills like problem solving, planning & sequencing, and critical thinking as they arrange (and rearrange) the easy-to-connect segments to send Code-a-pillar™ on all sorts of different paths.
Modular Robotics robots are designed to challenge you – just enough. By making you think in certain ways, we can help you learn new skills. Every robot is designed to make some things easier and some things challenging. Engage in thinking and learning as you play.
Learn to fly like a Pro discover the Parrot Mambo, the quadcopter drone from our range of robust and easy to fly minidrones. Considered one of the most stable minidrones on the market thanks to its auto-pilot, you will have no trouble controlling it to interact with your friends and even take your picture from the air.
The Inductrix® FPV from Blade® builds on the wildly popular platform and transforms it into an incredible FPV machine right out of the box. With its integrated 25mW video transmitter, FPV camera, high performance motors and large 200mAh battery, the Inductrix FPV is capable of flying in the smallest of places with ease.
KUBO makes coding easy and fun for students of all abilities, even the most technology-shy. It enhances creativity, collaboration, critical thinking, and communication skills, preparing students for the future – and can be used in-class and at home.
Our solutions for teaching and hands-on learning inspire interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM), targeted at preschool, elementary and middle school. These are based on the LEGO® system for playful learning combined with curriculum-relevant material and digital resources.
Turn your ideas into reality with littleBits! Explore your creativity using littleBits® and make inventions that wow others. We offer a complete collection of littleBits kits, including sets for the home, classroom, and standalone Bits®. With littleBits, you’ll develop important STEM skills while having fun. Snap together the easy-to-use building blocks and start inventing. There’s never been an easy and accessible way to learn electronics and engineering — until now
MaKey MaKey lets you transform everyday objects into computer interfaces. ... It's a little USB device you plug into your computer, and you use it to make your own switches that act like keys on the keyboard: Make + Key = MaKey MaKey! It's plug and play. No need for any electronics or programming skills.
Snap Circuits® teaches basic engineering, electronics and circuitry concepts by using building components with snaps to assemble electronic circuits on a simple “rows-and-columns” base grid. The resulting projects function like the printed circuit board found in most electronic products. Each Snap Circuits® part is easily identifiable by a different color and purpose, and each kit includes an easy-to-follow project manual. Our innovative product line offers a wide range of kits, in differing size and complexity, perfect for future engineers ages 8+, with a beginner set designed for kids ages 5+.
Sphero transforms the way kids PK–12 learn with a fun, comprehensive approach to STEAM (that's STEM + Art) and computer science. Our coding robots, design-and-build kits, curriculum, and engaging lessons and activities encourage exploration, imagination, and perseverance.
Google Maps and Google Earth are two completely separate pieces of web applications but they’re made with more or less similar purpose in mind, to explore the globe. While Google Earth can take you on a virtual tour of different beautiful places on the earth, Google Maps, on the other hand, is designed to cater more practical needs of the users. Read this article and know more on Google Maps vs Google Earth.