Talk

Advanced search

Good science toys/sets for v young kids

(10 Posts)
ComingRoundTheMountain Thu 03-Sep-15 11:30:20

Age 5 and 3. Oldest would love to experiment. Youngest will want to take part though.

Stompylongnose Thu 03-Sep-15 15:44:17

Horrible Science have some good kits (not sure of age on box but fine for a sensible 5yo IMO)

123Jump Thu 03-Sep-15 18:24:07

OP, there is a website called Mulberry Bush, and it does lots of science sets etc. They have one called Primary Science Set for 4+. Sorry, can't link atm.

ComingRoundTheMountain Thu 03-Sep-15 18:33:59

Oooh thanks will look it up

123Jump Thu 03-Sep-15 22:01:29

Have the link now.
[[ www.mulberrybush.co.uk/search?q=Science&Sid=True&As=True Here]].

ComingRoundTheMountain Thu 03-Sep-15 22:20:17

brilliant thank you - also just found this

www.brightminds.co.uk

BarbaraTheIncredible Thu 03-Sep-15 22:24:35

Just bought the Orimary Science one for my DN (4) on recommendation from another mum. Can't vouch for it yet but seems good looking at the box/instructions.

Tuiles Thu 03-Sep-15 22:29:45

If you like the idea of exploring electric circuits then Brainbox do some great sets with press stud connections. My DS had one from about 4 and adores them.

happyjustobeme Thu 03-Sep-15 22:30:00

Learning Resources are good for this sort of stuff.

rachaellt Sun 06-Sep-15 09:49:00

My friend has just launched a brand new kids science magazine full of fun, simple experiments called Whizz Pop Bang. It's aimed at 6-11 year olds however I know lots of 4 and 5 year olds who are loving it, and with your help both your children could explore the experiments!

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now