Elenco Elcectronics SCHL-1 Snap Circuits Home Learning Education Discovery Set
The manual of Snap Circuits® Home Learning emphasizes the practical applications of electronics, without bogging down on mathematics. This set is as much about science as about electronics. It teaches how to conduct a scientific investigation, and the activities develop basic skills needed in today's world.
As a result of completion of activities 1 - 30 in this kit, students will:
Understand basic information about electricity as a form of energy
Control the flow of electricity through several circuits and device
Identify the path of electricity through a circuit
Repair a non-functioning circuit
Transform electrical energy into light, sound, and motion
Identify series and parallel circuits
Determine if materials are conductors of electricity or insulators
Observe the effect of resistance on the brightness of a bulb or LED
Study the motion of a motor
Produce and study sound from a speaker
Draw and label circuit diagrams
Build a Morse Code sender (telegraph using light instead of sound)
Send and receive messages in Morse code, and decode messages received
Observe the effect of fluorescent light on a spinning disc
Observe the effect of electricity on a temporary magnet (electromagnet)
Use a transistor to switch devices on or off
Make a circuit that detects the presence of water
Have a better understanding of the scientific method of investigation
Elenco's Snap Circuits® makes learning electronics easy and fun! Just follow the colorful pictures in our manual and build exciting projects such as FM radios, digital voice, recorders, AM radios, burglar alarms, doorbells, and much more! You can even play electronic games with your friends. All parts are mounted on plastic modules and snap together with ease. Enjoy hours of educational fun while learning about electronics. Snap Circuits® are endorsed by educators worldwide and used in schools, libraries, museums, STEM programs and creating with Snap Circuits®. The Circuit Safe™ patented safety device unique to Snap Circuits® branded products makes learning circuitry safe. No tools required. Uses "AA" batteries, unless otherwise indicated. Snap Circuits® products have won many awards, including Toy of the Year (TOTY), ASTRA'S Best Toys for Kids, Parent's Choice Recommended, Good Housekeeping's Best Toy, Family Choice, National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA Gold), Children's Choice, Dr. Toy (100 Best Children's Products, 10 best Educational Products, Green Toy Company), The inaugural Seriously STEM award & KAPi Award.
For ages 8 and up.
Batteries: 2 x AA