Creative kids build and customize a planetary rover using littleBits electronic building blocks, then transform it by adding out-of-this-world capabilities!
Over 30 activities in the free Inventor App guide kids through building and controlling space vehicle inventions, like a space rock collector or an alien life detector, learning STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) skills, and drawing inspiration from real space pioneers. Through both hands-on and digital play, kids gain lifelong skills to become changemakers through invention.
Product features include in-app instructions for 30 space activities, tech sensors, paper templates, wheels, mounting boards, LED light, motors, battery, stickers, and free Inventor App, and battery.
- Complete kit: 8 Bits, 6 paper templates, 10 accessories, sticker sheet, 9V battery with cable, and free app with instructions.
- Free littleBits App: (only on iOS) over 12 activities with step-by-step instructions and tutorials that guide kids through building and customizing fun musical inventions to change the way music is created and experienced.
- Customizable inventions: fun activities help kids unleash their creativity by customizing their electronic instrument inventions or creating their own.
- Modular system:
- all littleBits electronic blocks (even in other kits!) can be combined and reconfigured to create brand-new inventions.
The app is compatible only with Apple devices (iOS 10.0 and later) to control the w33 Control Hub bit in the Space Rover Inventor Kit.
No grown-ups necessary: kids can easily assemble with step-by-step, in-app instruction videos.