K'NEX® Computer Control™ STEM Set

$499.99
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Build, program and control K'NEX models

Build and control K’NEX models using the K’NEX Computer Control Set, while learning and applying STEM concepts.

The K’NEX Interface acts as a traditional control interface when connected to a computer. Once a control program has been tested, it can be downloaded into the interface’s memory and used to operate a student built K’NEX model independent of the computer.

K’NEX Interface can control up to 2 motors, 6 output devices (buzzers, bulbs, LEDs) and 4 input devices (push button switches and reed switches) simultaneously.

Models are fully functioning replicas of real-world machines, including a Sliding Door, Elevator, Bascule Bridge, Oscillating Fan and an Amusement Park Ride.

Compatible with interactive whiteboards. PC Compatible.

Builds 5 K’NEX models, one at a time. Supports 1 - 2 students working as a team. Includes 699 K’NEX parts, K’NEX Interface and software, 2 motors, 3 LEDs, 1 Buzzer, 2 Push Button Switches, 2 Reed Switch, 4 Magnets, building instructions and student challenges.
Grades 3-8

PC Specifications:
Computer: IBM PC (or compatible)
Operating System: Windows XP or Vista
Minimum Software: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 2
Display:Minimum 800 x 600 with 256 colors, recommended: 1024 x 768 with High Color-16 bit

Concepts
  • Exploratory and Discovery Learning
  • Active engagement to find solutions
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Design and alter machine operations to meet stated needs
  • Forces, Energy & Motion
  • Systems and OrganizationDesign Process/Engineering Design Process
  • Communicate Mathematical thinking
  • Sequential thinking and patterns
  • Invention and Innovation
  • Troubleshooting and Optimization
  • Testing, evaluating and modifying

  • WARNING WARNING: Product Contains Small Parts. Not for Children under 3 yrs.


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    • Model: 12529