10 Science Toys Kids Will Love

Circuit Sets
Snap Circuits toys, like this musical recorder, allow children to safely create working electrical circuits. Snap Circuits

Think of Snap Circuits as the Lego kit of the future; instead of simply building structures, kids construct real working circuit boards using a combination of wires, switches and circuits. By combining these pieces together, children can make a mini fan, light LEDs, or send noises through a speaker. Junior versions of the product even grow with the child, and can be used with standard sets designed for older childern if you pick up a connector kit to merge the two. These toys serve as a simple way for kids to learn the basics of electricity, and provide a glimpse inside their favorite electronics.