The K'NEX Education discover control pack contains everything students need to learn programming concepts.
Construct any one of five fairground models, one at a time:
- A swing ride
- An amusement park gateway
- A spinning carpet ride
- A double Ferris wheel
- A tramcar
The models are fully functioning replicas of real-world amusement park attractions. Supports 1 – 2 students working as a team.
Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths concepts come to life as students build and control K'NEX models using the K'NEX Discover Control Box.
Students will control on-screen K'NEX models using the software included, then control and operate student built K'NEX models. Build 5 K'NEX models, one at a time.
Models are fully functioning replicas of exciting real-world amusement park themed models and include Gateway, Spinning Carpet Ride, Double Ferris Wheel, Swing Ride and a Tramcar.
The control box is an intelligent box that can remember the order and duration in which switches are pressed, and the time between the presses, then play back from memory.
Stores up to 64 actions and allows for multiple outputs (motors, LEDs, buzzer) to be controlled simultaneously. Compatible with interactive whiteboards. PC Compatible.
- Critical thinking and problem solving
- Forces and motion
- Design process/Engineering process
- Patterns and representations
- Design and alter machine operations to meet stated needs
- Trouble shooting
- Communicate mathematical thinking
Recommended for ages: 8 years +
What's in the Box?
- K'NEX Discover Model Set
- ACE K'NEX Discover Control
- Learn & Go Pack
- eLearn & Go Software
- K’NEX Buzzer
- 336x K’NEX Parts
- 2x K’NEX Control Motors
- 2x K’NEX LED lights
- Building Instructions
- Student Challenges