Encouraging your child to explore science, programming and engineering has never been more important than it is right now. It has also never been easier thanks to all of the great tools that are available out there. A perfect example is the Second-Edition Gizmos & Gadgets Kit by LittleBits. This brilliant and affordable kit has won more than a dozen awards for truly encouraging creativity in a fun way that also teaches your child as he or she goes. It comes with everything you need to build a wide range of inventions, and it even connects to your iPhone or Android phone to further expand the range of possibilities.

Here are some highlights from the product page:

  • Turn screen time into hands-on learning as your kids create inventions and control them from their smart device
  • Build science, engineering, art and math skills as kids problem-solve and invent
  • Kids can reuse Bits in unlimited ways to create new, imaginative inventions
  • Includes accessories, instructions and materials for 16 inventions right out of the box
  • Compatible with most iOS and Android devices. Smart phone or tablet not included

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