Kids love to build, so let them learn and build at the same time!
These 25 Amazing Engineering Ideas For Bigger Kids are perfect for those builders in your family. Whether it be with Legos, or cards, some kids just love to watch things come together. You can help encourage them by showing them activities they’ll enjoy for hours on end. Build those STEM skills with projects that are fun and enlightening. Enjoy!
How many coins can a paper airplane hold? Find out with this cool experiment!
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Do you have a Big Hero 6 fan? See if they can create their very own Baymax.
Let your little structural engineers build their very own bridge and see how much it can hold!
Jelly beans and toothpicks are great for construction!
Or use some straws and washi tape for an especially colorful tower.
Can your kids build a cork launcher that actually works? They can with this tutorial!
Let your kids stretch their brain muscle by figuring out how to use popsicle sticks for balance.
Build a rocket that actually goes with this awesome tutorial!
Learn all about the power of hydraulics with these hydraulic judo bots.
Teach your kids about science and construction with this awesome ice bridge!
Watch the stick fly with this incredible stick structure.
Can your kids figure out how to build a painting machine? They’ll love it when you show them how this works!
Who knew paper blocks could work so well for building? How big can your kids go?
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Or check out this incredible paper tower. How strong do you think your tower will be?
Build a paper airplane launcher that actually works and let those planes fly!
Let your child build a pom pom tunnel that leads all the way to the floor.
Or here’s an awesome pool noodle structure! How far can you make the marble race in this pool noodle run?
How awesome is this kid made rollercoaster! Your child is going to love learning the physics of this one.
Rube Goldberg machines are so much fun. Let your child make one from toys in their own room.
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Or go to the hardware store and build a Rube Goldberg machine with all the bells and whistles!
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This straw dome is such a fun STEM challenge and your kids are going to love watching it come together.
Wiggle bot loves to draw. Wiggle bot has his own motor and smily face and everything.
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Wobble bot wobbles but he don’t fall down. Just kidding. But no, really, he doesn’t fall down.
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