Educational Toys

Best Christmas or Hanukkah gifts are always STEM related in some way.

The holiday season will be here before you know it. And as always, there will be the mad rush to find out what the “next hot toy” will be? And every year, hundreds of new toys hit the market. But the most successful toys usually have one feature in common: They are almost always STEM related! This has been the case since before the word “STEM” became part of any [...]

Kids learn STEM principles ─ and love to share their creations!

Construction toys offer one of the few open play patterns that allow kids the ability to build confidence while playing. Most construction toys offer both abstract and methodical builds. Engineering can be a daunting task and, but it forces children to utilize both sides of the brain. Much like being bi-lingual, the re-working of how the brain thinks is greatly enhanced with construction toys. One of the greatest accomplishments a [...]

Uniquely Human

The Challenge AND Reward of Using Our Hands To Build With Models and Construction Toys. It’s a uniquely human trait to use our own hands to craft, create and turn nothing into something. To turn what was once useless into something that serves an important purpose. Over thousands of years, we’ve learned how to turn a rough rock into an arrowhead … weave reeds into a basket … and create [...]