Did you know Alignex is a proud sponsor of STEM programs? STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math—subjects that help kids develop critical thinking skills, problem-solving skills and interact with real-world challenges.
With the holidays right around the corner, we've found a wealth of STEM toys out there that help encourage an interest in engineering and technology. According to theconnectory.org, "STEM-related jobs are some of the fastest growing jobs in the county and 80 perfect of all future jobs will require STEM literacy and skills." So inspire a kid in your life this year with a fun interactive STEM toy!
Here are a couple of our favorite top-rated STEM Picks on Amazon:
Build working models of a photo sensor, a flashing light, and an adjustable-volume siren. More than 100 exciting projects in all with included 30+ snap together parts. Electrical components provide children ages 8+ with hands-on experience designing and building models of working electrical circuits.
The set includes over 470 parts plus a battery-powered motor for a single child or team of 2-3 children to build a working Swing Ride, plus 2 additional models: a Ferris Wheel and a Boom Ride.
Thanks for reading and we hope you have a happy holiday season!
Written by The Alignex Team
The Alignex Team of application engineers combined their depth of experience and industry knowledge to bring you the contents of this article.