One of the foundations of STEM education is engineering. I love this part because it is so creative.
If you want to encourage your kids to experiment with engineering, here are some fun STEM building toys you can have at home.
They’re great open-ended toys that will encourage creativity and STEM learning.
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What Does STEM Toys Mean?
What exactly is a STEM toy?
It’s one that encourages kids to learn a combination of science, technology, engineering, and math in a hands-on way.
There are a ton of STEM toys to choose from, but this list focuses only on engineering toys, specifically STEM building toys.
These toys are so much fun and are great investments. Your kids will have hours of fun!
Is LEGO a STEM Toy?
LEGO Bricks encourage building and engineering skills both by designing and building your own structures or by learning to read instruction when you put together a fun set.
Or, use your Bricks to do one of these fun LEGO STEM Challenges!
I’ve included some great basic sets in this list as well as a fun add-on to use your LEGO Bricks to build basic machines.
Which of these STEM building toys to you think would be fun to have at home?
You may also like one of these fun STEM activities:
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