Atom Bead Maze
Discover sensory and fine-motor play with a scientific spin. Made of solid beechwood, the beads represent the six electrons in a carbon atom, while the clutching toy represents the nucleus. Plus, meet a friendly carbon atom in the Hello, Science! board book and discover how atoms make up, well, everything!
Why it’s awesome
Grab, slide, and play
Chunky beads make for captivating motor-skills practice and fun.
Kid-friendly language and colorful characters bring science to life.
Made for baby
Sturdy, solid beechwood with non-toxic paint and varnish.
illustrated instruction sheet
Fine motor skills
Early STEM learning
From the desk of the product designer:
Behind the design
“Learn about chemistry starting at the beginning, the atom! Little ones build their grip, fine motor skills, and hand-eye coordination while playing with a bead maze and clutching toy are modeled after a carbon atom. Plus, you'll learn all about atoms and molecules in our board book, Hello, Atom! ”
- KiwiCo Product Designer
By the numbers
Color variations considered
Beads lost during development
Kid-tester parents who wanted the toy for themselves