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This box is filled with multiple activities that all work together to teach a theme. I ordered it for my 4 year old and it was a little to advanced for her. It requires understanding of about a 2nd grader.
The Story: Your class is taking a field trip to The Paper Factory, a wonderful interactive art museum that focuses on— you guessed it— paper! While there, you and your classmates are given a creative challenge: Artist In Training:Time to get creative! Complete 4 paper activitiesusing the following types of paper: -Sun Print Paper -Origami Paper -Filter Paper -Paper Balloon Mission: Flex your creative muscle and explore where science and art meets!
The Story: After a rigorous application process, you have been chosen as the lucky photographer to ride on a space shuttle and take photos of our solar system. But, before you can go, you must pass the space explorer training test. There are four separate modules you must complete on the test before you can go on the out-of-this-world adventure. Mission: Explore the four space modules-- stars, sun, moon, and planets-- to complete the space explorer training.
The Story: How do you keep yourself healthy? Do you exercise regularly, eat fruits and vegetables, and wash your hands so you don’t spread germs? Well, there are people out there whose job it is to help keep us healthy! Let’s learn about some human body basics that keep you healthy! Mission: It is important to learnthe basics of the human body first in any type of job that cares for people. Get ready to start your medical training to helping people stay healthy!
The Story: Science experiments often begin in the lab, but their results can have very important uses in the real world! This Genius Box kit contains some fun activities that will let you experiment and research likea scientist, while also learning about why these types of findings from the lab are useful in real life. Mission: Put your safety glasses on and begin experimenting to gather information and conduct research! Test pH, make instant snow, and create slime!
The Story: Learn all about the tools used to bend light and how they work! Explore spectroscopes and diffraction gratings in their attempt to split light, learn how concave and convex lenses in binoculars and magnifying glasses work to make things much bigger, plus decorate your own sun-catcher in November's illuminating Genius Box kit.
The Story: It’s the grand opening of your aunt and uncle’s new restaurant this weekend, but their sous chef hasn’t shown up! Learn all about mixtures and solutions to help them prep for the big day. Activities Include: Magic Sand, Does It Mix? Emulsion Experiment, and DIY Crazy Crystals
Geologists use their observation skills to examine what they find— first to describe, and then to determine, what it may be. It is your turn to examine the rocks and fossils found in this kit, in order to help identify what they could be.