The fischertechnik Introduction to STEM Iset provides an ideal pathway for introducing students to everyday technology, and allowing them to understand how these simple machines actually work.
This set contains 500 pieces along with a detailed, full-color 170 page pictorial assembly manual with instructions for building 40 different models in all. Students can build a centrifugal governor, manual transmission, block and tackle, wind turbine, a beam balance, and more.
Recommended for Grades: 2, 3 and 4
Explore essential STEM concepts, including:
- Simple machines
- Cause and effect
- Energy and matter
- Structure and function
- Stability and change
- Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information
- Energy and motion
- How is energy transferred?
- Systems and system models
- Analyzing and interpreting data
- Constructing explanations
- Designing solutions