The STEAM Starter kit is a personal sized building set with 230 pieces to build several small towers, moving mechanical cranes and arms. The building set comes with 5 different precut straw sizes and 4 color-coded connectors organized in the box. Includes an instructional booklet with 11 activities and 10 challenges from the Pocketful of Ideas plus a colorful introductory poster!
Everything needed to start inventing out of the box to engage learning at home.
For educators: use as a way to build as a personal kit for teaching or in a professional training environment. A large classroom version of this kit is available here.
Content for this kit
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Read more about how to use Strawbees in your classroom.
Build big by stacking Strawbees cubes and add custom shapes to style it.
Build an operational crane with a four-bar linkage and control it with your hands.
Make a 3 finger claw to grab objects from any direction moving a single straw.
Build a truss bridge and use your hands to understand structural integrity.