Product Reviews

You may already be aware about drones, and even have one yourself! But what are the best drones for kids? Drones get expensive, they can break. At first glance they drones may not seem very STEM-related. But the applications with drones in modern careers is fascinating. Farmers monitor crops and environmentalists monitor waterways via drones. Land surveys and more are...

Looking for a good deal on a Sphero this Black Friday? We are keeping our eyes out for you this holiday season for the best deals. After all Spheros are my favorite STEM toy! Rather you are looking for the new R2-D2 Droid, BB-8 Droid or Sphero 2.0, this is the STEM gift that we recommend MOST this holiday season 2016....

A great STEM toy spurs the imagination and keeps your learners entertained. Learning never needs to feel like a chore. And these toys are certainly going to impress even the hardest to please!  Looking for the perfect gift to buy your nine-year-old for the holidays or their birthday? Well, we’ve searched for educational toys and...

The best STEM toys encourage children’s interest and skills in science, technology, engineering, and math while still being a blast! All of the below toys are child-tested and educator-approved. By 2020 there will be over 1 million unfilled jobs in STEM careers, and these STEM toys will be loved by all future engineers, programmers and scientists!  Best...

Best Make Makey Activities guaranteed to stimulate the imagination!  Makey Makey is an invention kit aimed at getting kids to use their imagination and be an inventor! It’s gaining popularity just because of how much you can do with a single kit. All you need to get started is the Makey Makey board, alligator clips, a USB cable,...

Looking for some great holiday gifts for your preschooler to have fun with and learn at the same time? Look no further. We have found some great STEM toys for 3 year olds!   Bath Blocks These are the perfect educational blocks for your little one to play with during bath-time. Children can stack these colorful blocks...

Five-year-olds are enthusiastic learners and problems solvers. Their imaginations expand into a desire to solve problems in creative ways. They know counting, begin basic addition/subtraction, and telling time. This is an age where this enthusiasm for problem solving should be encouraged, and STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) skills can be developed in a fun ways...

Some of the best science kits for kids have stood the test of time! Ones we reviewed now, brought back memories of our own childhood days of Ant Farms and rock tumbling. These are the kits that children won’t even realize they are developing science skills. These kits reinforce education across multiple scientific categories and...

Building toys encourage are among the best to encourage creativity as kids create skyscrapers, bridges!  We have found the best building toys that go beyond your classic blocks to creating genius pieces to inspire your future engineer. Magtimes Educational Toys Brain Flakes These are the perfect building toys for your child ages 3 and up. These colorful...