Hey there! We’re Sphero

We make it easy to bring STEM and computer science to any classroom, makerspace, after-school program—you name it. The Sphero ecosystem of tools and curriculum for the classroom provides opportunities for limitless learning and fun for PK–12. Sphero provides the tools and support you need to easily implement STEM and computer science in your classroom. Here, you’ll learn more about the resources we offer to help you inspire the creators of tomorrow!

Illustration of STEM robot on the road to code.
Students learning STEM and coding with Sphero coding robots and STEAM kits.
Students learning STEM and coding with Sphero coding robots and STEAM kits.

Why Sphero?

  • Tools to engage learners of all ages and skill levels
  • Standards-aligned curriculum and free lessons
  • Compatible with most devices used in schools
  • Options for screenless learning
  • Already trusted in 40,000+ schools 
  • Easily integrate coding and computer science into core subjects 

Sphero Ecosystem

Sphero is adaptable to all ages and skill levels with options for PK—12. Start, grow, and advance with Sphero.

Sphero Hardware

We offer coding robots and STEAM (STEM + Art) educational tools that transform the way kids and teens learn, create, and invent through coding, science, engineering, and the arts. Check out our coding robots and STEAM kits to inspire your whole class.

Sphero Robots

Our coding robots are engaging, accessible, and—most importantly—fun. Our robots and robot kits come with access to 1,000+ lessons and activities for PK–12 to teach computer science, programming, and core curriculum. All products that work with the Sphero Edu app have Google Classroom and Clever integrations.

Sphero indi Class Pack (8 indis)

$1200

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Sphero indi Class Pack.

OVERVIEW

Introduce young learners to computer science principles with screenless and app-enabled coding options!

FREE APPS

Screenless Coding Concepts: Students discover how to program indi through color.

Sphero Edu Jr. App: iOS, Android, Kindle

SUPPORT MATERIAL

Challenge Cards (8 Sets of 15)

Educator Guidebook

Literacy and Math Guide (Not Included)

Sphero Mini Education Pack (16 Minis)

$1299

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Sphero Mini STEM Robot.

OVERVIEW

Approachable, easy-to-learn, introductory programmable robot for all ages and coding skill levels.

FREE APPS

Sphero Edu: Chrome, Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Kindle

Sphero Play: iOS, Android, Kindle

OTHER OPTIONS

Mini Single $50

Mini Activity Kit $89

Sphero BOLT Power Pack (15 BOLTs)

$2999

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Sphero BOLT Power Pack

OVERVIEW

Sphero’s most widely used in school robot. Fully programmable and highly advanced, BOLT provides endless learning opportunities for students of all ages.

FREE APPS

Sphero Edu: Chrome, Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Kindle

Sphero Play: iOS, Android, Kindle

OTHER OPTIONS

BOLT Single $179

Sphero RVR+ Multi-Pack (6 RVR+)

$1670

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Sphero RVR+ Multi Pack

OVERVIEW

RVR+ takes coding and learning to the next level through its hackable mobile platform.

FREE APPS

Sphero Edu: Chrome, Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Kindle

Sphero SDK: Hack RVR and 3rd-party hardware with our extensive Software Development Kit (SDK).

SUPPORT MATERIAL

Computer Science Foundations Course 2-3 (Not Included)

RVR+ Educator Guide

OTHER OPTIONS

RVR Single $279

Sphero indi Class Pack.
Sphero Mini STEM Robot.
Sphero BOLT Power Pack
Sphero RVR+ Multi Pack

OVERVIEW

  • Introduce young learners to computer science principles with screenless and app-enabled coding options!

  • Approachable, easy-to-learn, introductory programmable robot for all ages and coding skill levels.

  • Sphero’s most widely used in school robot. Fully programmable and highly advanced, BOLT provides endless learning opportunities for students of all ages.

  • RVR+ takes coding and learning to the next level through its hackable mobile platform.

FREE APPS

  • Screenless Coding Concepts: Students discover how to program indi through color.

    Sphero Edu Jr. App: iOS, Android, Kindle

  • Sphero Edu: Chrome, Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Kindle

    Sphero Play: iOS, Android, Kindle

  • Sphero Edu: Chrome, Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Kindle

    Sphero Play: iOS, Android, Kindle

  • Sphero Edu: Chrome, Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Kindle

    Sphero SDK: Hack RVR and 3rd-party hardware with our extensive Software Development Kit (SDK).

littleBits Class Packs

littleBits are easy-to-use electronic building blocks that snap together with magnets to make learning about circuitry and electronics exciting and engaging. Connect them together to create complex circuits in seconds. With littleBits, you can bring your imagination to life. Each pack can serve up to 30 students.

littleBits STEAM Student Set Class Pack (10 sets)

$3099

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littleBits STEAM Student Set Class Pack.

OVERVIEW

Teach STEAM principles and encourage exploration, experimentation, and creativity through hands-on learning.

FREE APPS

None

BITS & ACCESSORIES

190 Bits

460 Accessories

OTHER OPTIONS

STEAM Student Set $309

littleBits Code Kit Classroom Bundle (10 sets)

$3199

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littleBits Code Kit Classroom Bundle.

OVERVIEW

Learn the fundamentals of coding and computer science.

FREE APPS

Fuse app: Fuse is a progressive web app that is browser based and uses Chrome’s fast web USB/BLE API for connection management. Device must have bluetooth capability to download code from the Fuse app to the codeBit.

BITS & ACCESSORIES

160 Bits

240 Accessories

OTHER OPTIONS

littleBits Code Kit$329

littleBits STEAM+ Coding Class Pack (10 sets)

$4199

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littleBits STEAM Class Pack.

OVERVIEW

Bring STEAM and coding to your classroom with the ultimate learning toolkit.

FREE APPS

Fuse app: Fuse is a progressive web app that is browser based and uses Chrome’s fast web USB/BLE API for connection management. Device must have bluetooth capability to download code from the Fuse app to the codeBit.

BITS & ACCESSORIES

240 Bits

340 Accessories

OTHER OPTIONS

STEAM+ Kit $429

littleBits Makerspace Invention Wall

$4999

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littleBits Makerspace Invention Wall.

OVERVIEW

A comprehensive collection of Bits to implement limitless STEAM and coding learning experiences in schools and makerspaces.

FREE APPS

Fuse app: Fuse is a progressive web app that is browser based and uses Chrome’s fast web USB/BLE API for connection management. Device must have bluetooth capability to download code from the Fuse app to the codeBit.

BITS & ACCESSORIES

296 Bits

328 Accessories

3 Craft Packs

STORAGE

Wall Storage

Durable Storage Cases (sold separately)

OTHER OPTIONS

None

littleBits STEAM Student Set Class Pack.
littleBits Code Kit Classroom Bundle.
littleBits STEAM Class Pack.
littleBits Makerspace Invention Wall.

OVERVIEW

  • Teach STEAM principles and encourage exploration, experimentation, and creativity through hands-on learning.

  • Learn the fundamentals of coding and computer science.

  • Bring STEAM and coding to your classroom with the ultimate learning toolkit.

  • A comprehensive collection of Bits to implement limitless STEAM and coding learning experiences in schools and makerspaces.

FREE APPS

  • None

  • Fuse app: Fuse is a progressive web app that is browser based and uses Chrome’s fast web USB/BLE API for connection management. Device must have bluetooth capability to download code from the Fuse app to the codeBit.

  • Fuse app: Fuse is a progressive web app that is browser based and uses Chrome’s fast web USB/BLE API for connection management. Device must have bluetooth capability to download code from the Fuse app to the codeBit.

  • Fuse app: Fuse is a progressive web app that is browser based and uses Chrome’s fast web USB/BLE API for connection management. Device must have bluetooth capability to download code from the Fuse app to the codeBit.

BITS & ACCESSORIES

  • 190 Bits

    460 Accessories

  • 160 Bits

    240 Accessories

  • 240 Bits

    340 Accessories

  • 296 Bits

    328 Accessories

    3 Craft Packs

OTHER OPTIONS

Computer Science Foundations standards-aligned coding curriculum for kids.
Computer Science Foundations standards-aligned coding curriculum for kids.

Standards-Aligned Curriculum & Activities

All Sphero products have curriculum and activities that are built on the PK–12 Computer Science Framework Principles and is aligned to national, international, and various state standards.

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Build Confidence with Professional Development

The learning doesn’t stop, even if you’re a teacher. Get empowered with strategies for success with our professional development offerings.

Educator Resources & Guides

Here are a list of resources to help Education Administrators understand the importance of STEAM/STEM learning and dispell some misconceptions about implementing Computer Science programs in K-12 Schools.

Get Funding

  • Federal Grants & ESSER Funding
  • Corporate Grants
  • Organizational Grants
  • Local Grants & Partnerships
  • Crowdfunding
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Purchasing FAQs

School + Tax-Exempt Purchases

How do I create an online account?

Click on My account in the upper right-hand corner of sphero.com, press Create your account, and follow the guided account setup process.

If you are a tax-exempt organization, you will have the opportunity to select your school from a menu or upload a copy of your tax exempt certificate to register your account as tax exempt. 

By creating an account, you will be able to track your order history, make changes to your customer profile, and view your tax exempt status.

Note - this account is separate from your Sphero Edu and Classroom accounts.

How do I place a tax exempt order using a credit card?

You will first need to setup an online account - please use the steps shown above to complete this process.

As part of the account setup process, you will have the opportunity to select your school or organization from a drop-down menu. If your school/organization is shown in the drop-down menu, your account will be set up as a tax exempt account (if eligible).

If your school/organization isn't listed in the drop-down menu, you will have the opportunity to upload a copy of your tax exempt certificate. Once your tax exempt certificate is uploaded, our team will review your account and register your account as tax exempt. Within 24 hours* of uploading your certificate, you should see your profile reflect the change. 

If you already have an online account, you can check your tax exempt status by clicking My Profile under My Account. If you would like to convert your account to a tax-exempt account, please email a copy of your tax exempt certificate to taxexempt@sphero.com.

*Our team reviews tax exempt requests Monday - Thursday

How do I place an order with a Purchase Order (PO)?

Email Submission

To submit your Purchase Order via email, please send the following to orders@sphero.com:

  1. A PDF of your Purchase Order
  2. A PDF of your quote (or reference your Quote ID). If you did not obtain a quote prior to submitting your PO, that's okay! Just let our team know that you don't have a corresponding quote.
  3. Your tax exempt certificate (or tax ID and details) for the shipping address
  4. An email contact for your AP department (Where should we send your invoice?)

Online Submission

You will first need to setup an online account - please use the steps shown above to complete this process. Under your account profile, you can see whether or not you have the ability to use a PO at checkout. If your account is not enabled to use a PO, please contact support@sphero.com.

Once your account is enabled to use POs, you will be able to check out by selecting Purchase Order as your payment method. You will need to submit a copy of your PO prior to your order shipping.

  1. Add the desired items to your cart and click the Checkout button
  2. Enter your shipping information and press Continue
  3. Select Purchase Order as your payment method and click Complete Order
  4. You will receive an additional email from support@sphero.com
  5. Click the here hyperlink in the email
  6. Complete the requested fields, upload the requested documents, and click Submit
  7. To prevent your order from being processed twice, please do not email a copy of your PO
    I already placed an order online, but my organization is tax-exempt. Can you refund the tax?

    Please contact support@sphero.com. Please include your order number and a copy of your tax exempt certificate.

    How do I request a quote?

    Requesting a Quote Online

    1. Head on over to www.sphero.com
    2. Add the items you wish to purchase to the shopping cart. Don't forget to add a warranty for your products!
    3. Once all items are added, click on the shopping cart image in the upper right hand corner of your screen
    4. Below the list of items in your cart, click the "Educators, Get a Quote" button
    5. Enter your Country, State/Province, and Zip Code. Click the "Estimate Shipping" button
    6. Choose your preferred shipping option from the drop-down menu
    7. Enter your email and click "Create quote"
    8. Your customized quote will be emailed to you! Included in the email are next steps on placing an order with a PO
    9. Please note, quotes expire after 30 days of creation

    Talk with a Rep

    If you have questions about the best products for your classroom, and would like to talk to one of our Edu experts prior to requesting a quote, please reach out to edusalesteam@sphero.com. A member of our team will work with you to customize the best package for your classroom needs.

    I need a copy of Sphero's W-9

    Please click the link below for a copy of Sphero's W-9. This document is valid for both Sphero and littleBits products.

    Sphero W-9

    I need a copy of Sphero's Sole Source Letter?

    Sphero is the sole source provider of all Sphero products, including any littleBits branded products. Sphero does have an authorized reseller in the states of Louisiana, Mississippi, and New York.

    Sphero Sole Source Letter

    Sphero is the sole manufacturer of Sphero and littleBits products.

    Sphero Sole Manufacturer Letter

    Do you have a New Jersey Business Certificate?

    For a copy of our New Jersey Business Registration Certificate, please click the below.

    NJ Business Registration Certificate