Recommended for ages 7 & up.
Koa Koa offers you a journey through the world of objects, making a pencil trimmer to discover bevel gears. Assemble pencil size using: gasket, bolt, screw, crank... And pinion.
But it's more than that! Through this activity, you will be familiar with recycling! You have to get an empty can to fill it.
Play: Make your own hand crank pencil sharpener using bevel gears. Assemble more than 30 parts: washers, bevel gears, screws, wooden parts.
Learn: Discover how bevel gears, gears ratios and power transmission works.
Recycle: To build the shavings reservoir, you will have to find an empty jar. Learn about recycling and how to give a second chance to the objects around you!
The kit contains more than 30 parts to assemble and a booklet with contains step-by-step illustrated instructions and educational content.
Languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Dutch.
About Koa Koa
French brand, Koa Koa, was developed by Kim Goldstein who worked for Nickelodeon where she discovered the growing popularity of the Maker Movement*. Together with London based designer, Oscar Diaz, they conceptualize DIY kits that are fun, safe, and educational for children. Through these toys, children are able to have a rewarding hands-on experience while also developing their creativity, honing their problem-solving skills and exploring the intricacies of how things work.
The creative approach to Koa Koa’s toys uniquely combines Science, Technology, Engineering & Math, otherwise known as STEM. Proudly manufactured in Europe, Koa Koa is also featured in many renowned educational institutions and museums such as the British Library, Milan Salone del Mobile, Cite du design Saint-Etienne, Lousiana Musuem of Modern Art, Palais Decouverte and more.
Available in 6 different DIY sets, get yours today from Burpps Singapore.
* The maker movement is a cultural trend that places value on an individual's ability to be a creator of things as well as a consumer of things. It originated sometime in 2005 in California.
Proudly made in Europe