$19.95Children can put their flying skills to the test with this chunky pad of brightly patterned spaceships. Each tear-out, patterned paper sheet can be folded, origami-style, into a flying spacecraft by following the step-by-step instructions included.
$29.95Learn about the world as our ancestors did with this 1100 piece plastic Antique World Map. You can piece together Hondius' world map, first published in 1630. 38cm x 59cm in size.
$14.95How do astronomers study planets, stars and galaxies? What are rovers and where have they landed? How do different telescopes work? What is a nebula? Beginner readers can find out the answers in this book, along with lots more fascinating facts. Amazing photographs and illustrations are combined with simple, easy-to-read text and a glossary explaining all the specialist terms used. Find out more about astronomy and stargazing online via Usborne Quicklinks, where you can find out what to see and when, as well as see the latest images captured by telescopes and rovers.
Freeze-dried Neapolitan ice cream drops, ready to eat!
The Bacteria Farm is a great first biology kit for any budding scientist. Cultivate & observe bacteria from different samples with a variety of experiments.
Recommended ages 8+
$29.95Since ancient times, humans have been puzzled and awed by the strange stars, peculiar planets, and out of this world objects that appear in our sky. Advancements in technology are now giving scientists closer looks and first peeks at the weird and wonderful things that make up our solar system and beyond.
Prepare to blast off on an exciting math journey. Countdown to Space makes learning an out-of-this-world adventure - anywhere and any time.
This on-the-go kit includes:
DIY Galileo Thermometer Kit includes everything you need to create your own Galileo Thermometer. Explore temperature and volume. Learn how bar thermometers work. Perform magic using changes in temperature.
Recommended for ages 8+
$14.95This Fluffy Putty is so cool to play with. This slime texture creation is is the perfect gift for kids. Ages 6+.
$24.95This glow in the dark moon bank is so cool! It's good to teach kids how to save money. It genuinely looks like a meteorite.
Slippery slime that glows in the dark! Non-toxic and water soluble.
Available in green, blue, orange and pink.
$14.95This Hologram Viewer is great for kids. You can create a personal message using the app and set it for anytime that you like.
$29.95Buckle up! How to be a Space Explorer is a practical manual for all aspiring astronauts, packed with jaw-dropping stories from real-life space exploration. Learn how to navigate black holes, slingshot around Jupiter and survive the freezing depths of space. This book will blast you into the stratosphere, so strap yourself in and enjoy the ride.
This kit is designed to demonstrate the principles of thrust, acceleration and jet propulsion. The science behind launching the LiquiFly Water-Powered Rocket is the same as any other rockets - create thrust from water and air. Bam goes the rocket!!
This kit has everything you need is in the kit. Takes approximately 2 minutes to set-up.
Try experimenting with different water levels, and varying the air pressure to test how thrust is affected. Full instructions are provided in each kit - covering safety, set-up and how to really max out your thrust.
Note: Adult supervision is required for this activity. Improper use of this device could cause injury.
$9.95Step into the wonderful world of M.C. Escher with this 100 piece mini tessellating jigsaw puzzle.
$12.95Discover the fun with magnets! This set contains 6 magnets, some paper clips and other magnetic objects.
$7.95This Melting Meteor Putty is great for kids to play with. It's fun and very enjoyable. Ages 3+
$7.95Everyone loves oozy, stretchy slime. And to make it even better this one is metallic and multicoloured.
$19.95Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go to the Moon? This beautifuuly illustrated picture book will take you on a journey to find out. You can fly into outer space, walk on the Moon and take a look at our world from a very, very long way away.
What are the planets that orbit our Sun?
Flip the tabs and find out!
$24.95Make art in seconds. Just push the object you want to make a 3D impression of, into the fine metal pins at the back. It's as simple as that!
$4.95Metallic planet putty. Includes Mars, Mercury, Uranus and more!
$24.95Blast into space with this combination of super-cool facts and hands-on projects. Make a model to watch and eclipse, launch a balloon rocket. or go on a hunt for space rocks! With lift up flaps, amazing images and fun activities on every page, get ready to see space in a whole new light!
Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius!
It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.
$29.95Improve your balance with this blast from the past - the pogo ball, recently known as the Saturn Hoppit! The foot-board and super grip ball make balancing and jumping super easy. Once you get a hang on the technique, you will not want to hop off! The reinforced foot-board can hold up to 80kgs. Age guide: from 5-9 years.
$24.95Suitable for curious young minds, this space book is packed with flaps to lift to reveal answers to some of the biggest questions in the universe. It helps them discover planets, stars and galaxies and explore intergalactic space.
$29.953D Solar System Mobile Craft Kit is 2-in-1 learning activity toys for kids. This 4M's educational product is a science toy teaching children about the Solar System, planets and space. And it's an engaging craft kit that allows kids to build their own 29.5 inches glow-in-the-dark solar system mobile! This creative science kit from Educational Toys Planet includes a full set of snap-together planets, hanging frame and string, two strips of paint, two glow paints and a paint brush. 3D Solar System Mobile Craft Kit also contains a colorful Solar System poster with interesting science facts! The 3D planets mobile craft comes complete with the detailed painting and assembling instructions.
Each of these 26 cards showcase both the upper and lower case letters plus a word from the space universe.
Illustrator Liza Lewis has brought a wonderful sense of humour to each card as we follow the alien on his adventures through the blackhole and onto the other side! Great for both learning, playing and room decor these cards are the perfect gift with just enough education to make parents smile and whole lot of fun for every child.
All inks are soy/vegetable based.
$29.95Construct globular shapes and monuments with these easy-to-connect Space Links. They are easy for little fingers to manipulate and encourage creativity.
$6.95A 7.5cm model of a space shuttle featuring the United States flag and NASA logo.
$12.95An out of this world card game guaranteed to keep young space enthusiasts amused. There are 52 snap cards (13 matching sets of 4), with labelled pictures of planets, asteroids, the Hubble telescope, a satellite, a rocket and lots more. The game can be played with fewer cards to make it easier for younger players to join in.
$14.95A light-hearted look at space travel, with scenes showing the vastness of space, the inside of a space station, and the surface of the moon, plus hundreds of stickers with which to fill the pages - with planets, stars, asteroids, astronauts, rovers and lots more.
$4.95This Sticky Space Dust is good for kids. You can discover a whole new world of modelling fun!
$14.95Think you′ve got all the answers? ABC TV′s Surfing Scientist, Ruben Meerman, is back and this time he′s challenging the inner workings of your brain with 40 science and logic puzzles. How many will you solve? And how many will leave you stumped? Can you share this cake between eight friends with only three straight cuts? Can you connect the dots by drawing four straight lines without lifting your pencil? How can these four cars continue on their way at the same time without colliding? Can you fit a 50c coin through a 10c sized hole without tearing the paper? With loads of photos and fascinating facts, plus hints and solutions, you′ll stretch and test your mind with these fun and challenging puzzles. So what are you waiting for? Get into it! Ages 7+
$14.95The more you learn about the human body, the more you realize that we all possess super powers. This book is jam-packed with forty experiments to try with your own body and discover your inner superhero. Apart from yourself, everything you'll need can be found lying around the house. Along the way, you'll: - Discover the electromagnetic radiation detectors in your head - Learn what it takes to be invisible - Freak your own brain out with bizarre illusions. 40 SUPER HUMAN BODY TRICKS is packed with tricks and experiments that involve the five senses, anatomy, physiology, nutrition and physical challenges, gadgets (like a reaction timer) to make, plus optical illusions.
$19.95This fantastic activity book is packed with things to do, so just grab a pen and have fun!
$6.95Attach between two plastic bottles of water and swirl to create a tornado effect!
It's science, but not as you know it. Pop, pull, flip and spin your way through forces, light, magnetism, molecules and more!
Peer into an ATOM, lift the lip on a volcano, and spin an engine to see how it works. Find out how to make an egg parachute, a bottle volcano, and a balloon hovercraft.
Join DJ Lance and the Gabba gang on a space adventure in a flying saucer!
In space they meet new friends and discover a new planet!
In other episodes, the Gabba gang discover some silly animals, learn about machines, and care for the environment in different ways!
Episodes: Space, Green, Robot, Animals