MIss America VOTES STEM Education and builds with BionicBlox at The Leonardo Museum of Art and Science
Homeschool Engineering week is under way at the Homeschool Scientist. To kick off the event our friends at the Homeschool Scientist are doing a giveaway for a BionicBlox 100 Piece Visionary Set — our most popular set. Welcome to Homeschool Engineering Week here at The Homeschool Scientist! I am excited to kick the week off [...]
BionicBlox award-winning educational toy is entered into the Grow America Product Innovation Competition. The top three winners will receive $20,000, $10,000 and $5,000. Winners are determined by popular vote and an internal review of the product and business. Please support BionicBlox by voting once-a-day! Happy Building!
STEM Toys, Open-Ended Play and What-If Creating This is a clear and short article on how allowing kids (pre-k through elementary school) to build and create with the open-endedness of raw materials promotes STEM Education. Alas, that is the spirit of the BionicBlox wooden building and innovation set for kids. STEM – Science, Toys, Engineering [...]
The Children’s Museum of Providence Rhode Island is adding BionicBlox and BionicStars to their existing stacking block and wooden block exhibit. Kids build with interesting blocks of all shapes and sizes in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space. Stack blocks to construct tall towers, experiment with tangram puzzles, and build on [...]
STEM Education and Play is alive and well at the Leonardo Musuem of Science. The following is a video of a fabulous engineered Da Vinci like masterpiece. I wanted to build a wheel and then a structure to hold the wheel. I wanted the wheels to be able to move within the [...]
Fort Worth Museum of Science has been exhibiting the award winning BionicStar connectors along with Keva Planks for months now. In addition to promoting science teaching success with BionicBlox they are on display in their STEM education tinkering lab the educational outreach program uses them in schools to teach science and engineering concepts. Kids and [...]
Today, 12-12-2012, the Chicago Examiner toy columnist Renee Carver published a fantastic toy review of BionicBlox giving BionicBlox a top toy rating. We think this toy review might top the Toy of the Year from Creative Child magazine because she puts BionicBlox through paces with a 2 1/2 year and up. In addition, she has taken [...]
Science Centers and Museums are some of the first to focus on STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).
BionicBlox are being widely adopted by Science and Discovery Museums throughout the country. Museums are quickly discovering that BionicBlox combined with an existing supply of planks like Keva® planks, Citiblocs® or Kapla® provide “totally new ways of building”. The excitement comes from kids (and their parents are able to easily build big, durable structures that [...]