Spark Fun this
School Year

With hands-on, low prep activities for
the classroom, home, and beyond

We know this school year looks different for everyone. Whether your child is learning in person or virtually, KiwiCo is here to help navigate the school year with creativity and innovation to inspire confidence during these uncertain times.

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KiwiCo has a crate for every age and interest!

Teachers’ top picks

Enriching projects that are kid tested, teacher approved.

Light-Up Haunted House

Engineer a battery-powered haunted house with LEDs and vellum paper windows (for a ghoulish glowing effect).

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Water Fountain

Explore how water-powered wheels make the world go round, from grinding flour to making cloth and more.

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Glow Lab

Explore UV light and mix up 3 solutions that glow in the dark.

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Drawbot Classroom Pack

With this 10 pack, your students will work in pairs or small groups to construct drawbots - moving robots that explore physics through art.

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Colorful Chemistry

Learn about the scientific method, then put together a bubbly chemical reaction in your own fab chemistry lab.

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Color-Mixing LED Crystal

Make a color-mixing LED crystal and explore the physics of color!

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We homeschool and we feel like Tinker Crate is an excellent resource to build upon what we are doing in science. Our kids look forward to their box every month. We all love the Tinker Zine that is included to expand upon the project.
- Lindsay M.

Packs for an entire class

Inspire students to work together, solve real problems, and create something amazing.

Each Classroom Pack includes NGSS-aligned curriculum and lesson plans, illustrated instructions, and materials for 10 groups. Suggested for up to 40 students.

Robot Crawler Classroom Pack

Students will construct robot crawlers — motor-powered robots that walk (and race!) to explore linkages, friction, and mechanical energy.

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Mechanical Claw Classroom Pack

Students will build jointed claws inspired by the biomechanics of a human hand. This project is reusable!

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Automaton Classroom Pack

Students will construct automatons — hand-cranked machines that investigate mechanics and patterns of motion.

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Drawbot Classroom Pack

Students will construct drawbots — moving robots that explore physics through art.

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NGSS & Common Core

Build creative confidence and technical literacy, while meeting state and national academic standards.

Illustrated instructions from a Speaker engineering project for high schoolers.Learn more ➜
Illustrated instructions from a Speaker engineering project for high schoolers.




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