Spark Fun this
School Year

With hands-on, low prep activities for
the classroom, home, and beyond

We know this school year looks different for everyone. Whether your child is learning in person or virtually, KiwiCo is here to help navigate the school year with creativity and innovation to inspire confidence during these uncertain times.

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KiwiCo has a crate for every age and interest!

Teachers’ top picks

Enriching projects that are kid tested, teacher approved.

Santa's Light-Up Workshop

Construct a wooden workshop for Santa and his little elves with this light-up, buildable workshop.

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Santa's Sleigh Automaton

Help Santa and his reindeer soar through the night sky by engineering a hand-cranked automaton.

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Ice Skating Rink

Learn to tinker with gears and rig up a motor, then decorate a unique winter wonderland scene complete with festive characters.

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Christmas Candle Carousel

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Thanksgiving Table Turkeys

Get ready to talk turkey!

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Animal Chalkboard Ornaments

Create perfectly personalized animal-shaped ornaments with a little bit of chalkboard paint, chalk, and chalk markers!

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We homeschool and we feel like Tinker Crate is an excellent resource to build upon what we are doing in science. Our kids look forward to their box every month. We all love the Tinker Zine that is included to expand upon the project.
- Lindsay M.

Packs for an entire class

Inspire students to work together, solve real problems, and create something amazing.

Each Classroom Pack includes NGSS-aligned curriculum and lesson plans, illustrated instructions, and materials for 10 groups. Suggested for up to 40 students.

Robot Crawler Classroom Pack

Students will construct robot crawlers — motor-powered robots that walk (and race!) to explore linkages, friction, and mechanical energy.

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Mechanical Claw Classroom Pack

Students will build jointed claws inspired by the biomechanics of a human hand. This project is reusable!

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Automaton Classroom Pack

Students will construct automatons — hand-cranked machines that investigate mechanics and patterns of motion.

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Drawbot Classroom Pack

Students will construct drawbots — moving robots that explore physics through art.

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NGSS & Common Core
projects

Build creative confidence and technical literacy, while meeting state and national academic standards.

Illustrated instructions from a Speaker engineering project for high schoolers.Learn more ➜
Illustrated instructions from a Speaker engineering project for high schoolers.

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