Electronic Circuit Kits

Below are some fun screen-free kits that can be used to explore electricity and circuits. Makey Makey Microcontrollers can also be used to learn about the basics of circuits! 

LittleBits Base Kit open to display parts


littleBits are electronic building blocks that can be snapped together to turn on lights, make sounds and music, and to power motors and fans. They are intuitive and simple to use and are great for experimentation. They are sold as a kit and all the pieces are powered by a simple 9V battery.

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little bits synth kit

littleBits Synth Kit

littleBits have designed a kit that contains a coding block that can be modified and controlled by other littleBits. There are many other types of kits that are designed for different projects and activities, from music-making to robotics.

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Showing the contents of the Squishy Circuits kit

Squishy Circuits

Squishy Circuits are great for introducing younger students to basic circuitry and the difference between conductive and non-conductive materials. Power motors, buzzers, and lights with the power of play dough.

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