Back to School
It's that time of year again, time to get the kids ready for school! Where to start?! What do kids want and need?! No worries, below are some of our favorite Back To School must haves!
With school emphasizing STEM concepts in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, most teachers recommend the Texas Instruments graphing calculators. Students can use these in math and science courses from Middle School all the way to College! Plus, they're approved to use during college entrance exams like the SAT or ACT. Explore their website to learn more!
Kids can have their very own tablet with the VTech InnoTab 3S. There is a world of interactive gameplay and learning, perfect to get kids ready for back to school. Plus, kids can stay connected with friends and family with tablet-to-mobile or tablet-to-tablet communication. One of the features we love is the kid-safe web browser and parent-approved websites. Learn more here!
Kids today are all about smart phones, but the prices can be over the top! Check out MyCricket, they offer a variety of phones kids want at the prices parents love! They have the Samsung Galaxy line including Discover, Admire 2 and the Galaxy S4! There is no contract for unlimited plans, AND they have flexible payment plans. Might be time to send your kids off to school in style, without breaking the bank!
How's this for hands-on learning!? K'NEX has this neat new set from their Education Line called Intro to Simple Machines, and it's exactly what it sounds like. With nearly 200 pieces, kids (and adults) can discover how different gear sizes affect speed and output. Build a replica of real world machines, I mean, watch your kids build a replica of real world machines! It's designed to give students the skills and knowledge needed to solve problems, think critically, work together and adapt to change in today's tech world.