Inventions Kits

These kits are a short excursion through past and current inventions in our society. Each kit includes a booklet detailing the inventions, inventors, how it works and an activity for each invention. Major materials needed for all activities are included in each kit.

Inventions I: Things That Move

This kit covers the following nine inventions: hot air balloon, hovercraft, steam engine, submarine, rockets, maglev train, hydrofoil, airplane, and helicopter.

Grades 2 - 8.

Inventions II: Light & Optics - Coming Soon

Learn about nine more inventions including: light bulb, camera, fiber optics, telescope, periscope, microscope, motion pictures - zoetrope, slide projector, holograms.

Grades 2 - 8.