K'NEX Moving Creations Review (hand2mind)

K'NEX Moving Creations
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EDITOR'S REVIEW
OVERALL EDITOR'S RATING:
What It Is

Kids learn science and technology with the Hand 2 Mind Moving Creations with K'Nex. This building set is fun and educational. It has instructions for various constructions and experiments for curious minds. For ages 8 and up, this 84 piece building set is a great STEM toy using science, technology, engineering and math. With Moving Creations there are 9 different builds and 18 experiments. Kids apply real principles just like an engineer. The set comes with a manual that has step by step instructions that are illustrated to make building clear and concise. Each experiment is powered either by air or water using a syringe like pump system. The box contains a convenient drawer for holding all the parts needed from K'Nex. The Air Experiments include The Rocket Launcher, The Submarine, The Catapult, and the Air Car. The Water experiments are The Brake, The Dump Truck, The Drawbridge, The Butterfly and the Digger. Inside the drawer are 66 K'Nex pieces, 3 tubes(1 long, 2 short) 3 pumps with connectors, 3 5 ml pumps, and 1 20 ml pump and a foam rocket. The manual explains pneumatics so kids learn and understand what exactly they are building. This set is for the curious builder who wants to know why things work and how and all the pieces store in it's convenient and portable box. 

Is It Fun?

This building set is fun and educational. It has instructions for various constructions and experiments for curious minds. Through 3 steps, build, move, and experiment, junior engineers learn by conducting experiments powered by air or water using a syringe like pump system. The box contains a convenient drawer for holding all the parts needed from K'Nex. The Air Experiments include The Rocket Launcher, The Submarine, The Catapult, and the Air Car. The Water experiments are The Brake, The Dump Truck, The Drawbridge, The Butterfly and the Digger. Inside the drawer there are 66 K'Nex pieces, 3 tubes(1 long, 2 short) 3 pumps with connectors, 3 5 ml pumps, and 1 20 ml pump and a foam rocket. The manual explains pneumatics, so kids learn and understand what exactly they are building while having fun.

Who It’s For

This set is for the curious builder who wants to know why things work and how.  It's designed for ages 8 and up, and it has instructions for various constructions and experiments for young curious minds. It's educational and fun, but it does involve reading and following directions.

What To Be Aware Of

This set is for the curious builder. Some experiments involve water.

AT A GLANCE:
  • Fun

  • Repeat Play

  • Assembly & Instructions

    Easy