STEM is an essential learning category for children and that includes 4-year-olds. Toys and activities you can find on this page are excellent for teaching 4-year-olds science, technology, engineering, and math. These hands-on top 10 STEM Toys will delight and educate little learners.
Brain Builder Games
Brain Builders from MindWare lets kids plan and create 2-D and 3-D shapes. As they build structures they build problem-solving skills, creativity, and spatial concepts.
Kids First Automobile Engineering Kit
Kids can build their own movable cars with this simple to use Automobile Engineer kit. With easy to use instructions kids can use STEM skills to create and enjoy their own car.
Design and Drill
Design and Drill is an excellent way to allow children to use their imagination and create their own designs. Designs can vary based on color and objects.
Kidwerkz Dinosaur Toy
Kidwerkz Dinosaur Toys are a colorful and fun way to introduce tools and how they work. Future engineers will use math concepts and build fine motor skills taking them apart and putting them back together.
Magna-Tiles Clear Color Set
Magna Tiles are a fantastic way to bring fantasy to real life. Whether it is castles or barns, Magna-tiles make imagination come to life.
Goobi Construction Set
With 110 pieces, Goobi Construction Set is a valuable tool for STEM strengthening for kids. Kids can build structures to their heart’s content and they will be beautiful with the rainbow color scheme.
STEM Force & Motion Set
Force and Motion activities build early learning foundations for physics concepts. This set can show kids how force and motion work in a fun and interactive way. This set has multiple pieces that encourage play in a constructive way.
GeoSafari Kidnoculars are a fantastic way for kids to feel grown-up. With simple magnification, these binoculars meant for kids are a perfect way to introduce the real thing.
Marble Run & Track Game
The Deluxe Marble Run has over 85 pieces. That means that kids can create, take apart, and recreate tracks for the included marbles. This is an excellent toy to teach gravity, engineering, planning and construction.
LeapFrog LeapStart Pre-Kindergarten Activity Book
LeapFrog created this LeapStart STEM Book to help kids explore STEM in an activity book style. This is excellent for times when children must be sitting or in need of a quiet activity.
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