littleBits Base Inventor Kit

SKU: 680-0023

The go-to kit for turning any ideas into inventions! With a range of Bits that move, light up, and make noise, kids gain STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) skills by learning how technology is built. Over 12 activities in the free Inventor App guide kids through building fun inventions and then challenges kids to create their own.
  • 10 bits and 12 accessories

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Meet the Kit

The introductory Base Inventor Kit from littleBits includes everything creative kids need to turn their ideas into inventions! With a range of Bits that move, light up, and make noise, kids gain STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) skills by learning how technology is built. Over 12 activities in the free Inventor App guide kids through building fun inventions and then challenges kids to create their own. Through hands-on play, kids gain lifelong skills to become changemakers through invention.

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Invent App

Over 12 activities with step-by-step instructions and tutorials that guide kids through building and customizing fun inventions to improve their rooms, help their communities, or save the world. Fun activities help kids unleash their creativity by customizing their inventions or creating their own. Note: Inventor App requires either iPhone (iOS 10.0 or later) or Android (5.0 or later) is required. Amazon devices are not compatible at this time.

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Online Instructions

You can find animated step-by-step instructions in the littleBits app, but just in case you don't have a phone or tablet, you can also find them online here.

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