10 Best STEAM Kits for Kids
No one knows and appreciates toys better than children. We at Banyan Tree Kidz have used that insight and included fun in our STEAM learning kits. STEAM education implements the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, art and math to encourage kids to explore their creativity, rational thinking and innovation skills.
STEAM education plays a crucial part in a young child’s cognitive development. Our STEAM kits for kids introduces young kids to early literacy and engages them in hands-on learning rather than depend on textbooks and theory. STEAM education taps into young kids’ innate curiosity, creativity and mindfulness. We aim to raise conscious and curious children with the help of our STEAM kits for kids.
Must-have STEAM Kits for Kids
Banyan Tree Kidz always looks for ways to make learning a fun experience for kids. We want kids to be excited to learn even when they are heavy subjects like science or engineering. We look to explore the learning environment outside the four walls of a classroom. After spending hundreds of hours in research, we have curated the best STEAM kits for kids in the learning space. Here are some of our STEAM kits for kids:
1. Space Edition: StarStruck Box - Do your kids fantasize about space? If yes, this Space Edition STEAM kit lets them learn more about space not only through books but also through our STEAM learning kits. With this STEAM kit, your kid can build a comet launcher, construct a telescope and design a magical wand reading pointer to read your storybook included in this box.
2. Biology in a Box - Cell Exploration - Young aspiring biologists and future doctors can study the structure of the cell and vital organs through this learning kit. Sew and build your own ‘cell’ pillow with this kit. This box also includes a great children’s story book which teaches kids everything about human cells. This STEAM kit is a great way to explore science with your young kids.
3. Space Edition: Moon Phase Box - This fun space box includes 2 STEAM activity kits. Kids can make a Lunar calendar with different phases of the moon and also make a beautiful Moon Mobile which is a fun way of introducing kids to engineering. Learn about the different phases of the moon with our special children’s book pick - a peek-through picture book!
4. Art STEM Box - Learn about the life of renowned artist Marc Chugall with your kids. Let this art box for kids be the inspiration young artists are looking for. This art box has 3 STEAM learning kits that help kids explore different art forms.
5. Pets Box - Curious about why dogs wag their tails? Learn all about the things pets do through a wonderfully illustrated book called ‘50 Wacky Things Pets Do’ which is included in this box! If your kids love pets, this STEAM kit is an ideal choice for them. This artsy and crafty STEAM kit allows your kids to build and design a wonderful aquarium that also serves as a mini bank. You can also find art supplies to make crafty chameleons while playing an exciting game.
6. Bird STEM Box - Explore nature all packed in this Bird STEM Box. You can listen to the sounds of birds in their natural habitat though the children’s book included in this STEAM box. This kit has 3 STEAM learning activities where young engineers can construct a safe home for birds, or craft a ‘bird mask’ and lastly have some fun with play-doh and build birds for your DIY bird nest.
7. Buzzing Bumble Bee Box - For the buzzing kids, this STEAM kit will surely keep your kid hooked. Learn about the ways small insects have a big impact on our ecosystem with our educational and fun children’s book. The 2 STEAM learning activities in this box allows your kids to construct a bee habitat for your garden and also make cute candles with the help of 100% natural beeswax.
8. Exploring Nature Box - Explore nature within the four walls of your home with this STEAM kit for kids. This box has 2 STEM learning kits and different activities such as designing a camping bag, making a sun-print wall hanging and more to keep your child engaged and encourage learning and thinking. Read about the diversity of trees in the lyrical book ‘Trees.’ You don’t need to step outside to explore nature with this box.
9. High-flying Airplane STEAM Box - Crafted for all the young aspiring engineers, this box comes with a paper plane experiment and supplies to make a model airplane. Learn about the basics of aerodynamics with this STEAM learning kit, find out what makes a plane fly and even design a mini-passport. This box includes an inspiring book about a young girl who wanted to be a pilot, and turned her dreams into reality by becoming the first female pilot! Teach your kids about turning dreams into reality.
10. The Birthday Box - Special Edition - This STEAM kit for kids is a great way to celebrate your little one’s birthday! Perfect for young aspiring bakers - you can find supplies to create a faux cake with confetti and buttercream slime - all supplies included. A cake recipe, 2 STEAM learning kits, a fun story book about ‘Cake,’ fascinating keepsakes are one of the many things included in this goody box. This box can even be a great takeaway gift for kids at a birthday party!
Our STEAM learning kits for kids are a great way to get your kids excited about learning. Our STEAM kits not only have the best children’s story books but also great kid-friendly learning materials and exciting keepsakes that can be rewarding for kids once they complete their activities from the box.
Encourage your kids at a young age to work with their hands, think and innovate. Their young curious minds are bound to better absorb these skills that will help them in the long run. STEAM education not only makes learning fun and interactive, but also prepares young kids for the future where they can easily adapt to changing scenarios with their creative problem-solving skills.
STEAM education introduced in early years will help your kid get an edge in the workforce as well as better equip them to handle stress and other life challenges in a composed, calm, thoughtful and constructive way. Introduce STEAM learning to your kids with the help of Banyan Tree Kidz’ curated STEAM kits for kids.