Engineering: Robot Engineer
 

Robot Engineer

With durable storage case and illustrated storybook!
  • Item No.
    567009
  • Brand
    Kids First
  • Subject
    Construction & Engineering
  • Age
    3+
  • Price
    $49.95
  • Models
    10
  • Piece Count
    53
  • Manual Pages
    32
  • Manual Dimensions (in)
    10 x 7.5
  • Manual Sample
  • Complete Manual
  • Product Dimensions (in)
    14.7 x 6.3 x 9.4
  • Product Weight (lbs.)
    3.2
  • Batteries Required
    N/A
  • Country of Origin
    Taiwan
  • Year Released
    2016
  • Awards
    2016 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids (Construction)
    Toy Insider Toy Holiday Toys Award 2016
    Parents' Choice Gold Award Winner
    Featured in Purdue University’s Engineering Gift Guide for 2016
    2017 TIA Toy of the Year finalist (Infant/Preschool Toy category)
    2017 National Parenting Publication Awards Winner
  • NGSS Correlations
    2-PS1-3 Structure and Properties of Matter
    K-PS2-1 Forces and Interactions: Pushes and Pulls
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Description

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

  • Durable storage case
  • 32-page illustrated storybook

Read the funny story of two inquisitive kids, Ty and Karlie, and build simple, non-motorized models of the robots they construct and fix during their adventure to an automated candy factory. During this zany outing, Ty and Karlie build various robots to perform tasks and solve problems in the factory. The robots have moving parts, wheels, and gears, so kids can learn firsthand about simple machines and gear trains. As you follow the story, you can build models of the ten robots featured in the story. Large, colorful plastic building pieces make it easy for small hands to put the models together. In the story, the kids build robots with arms that rotate, turn, and spin. They fix a robotic arm and other specialized robots that complete specific tasks inside the factory. They construct a robotic drone that flies through the factory to coat the candies in sprinkles, wheeled robots that zoom across the factory floor, a taffy-pulling robot, and a funny gum-kneading robot. From each humorous segment of their silly adventure, the kids learn something new about robots and machines. This 53-piece science kit combined with the beautifully illustrated storybook provides an engaging way to teach simple engineering concepts to preschool-age kids. Start laying the groundwork for strong STEM related skills and comprehension. This kit helps develop fine motor skills, science and math skills, visual-spatial skills, and reasoning and concept development skills.  

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