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CSI Invent3 Kit

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Encourage students to conduct their own research and explore their scientific genius as you lead them through the engineering process. The CSI Invent3 Kit guides students through three stages: exploration, investigation, and experimentation while addressing middle school national science, mathematics, and STEM standards. First students write a report on inventors or inventions and come to realize that even they can become and inventor or engineer. Next, students design and build one of the six prototype mini-inventions, (ex. Paper airplane, balloon car, egg drop, tinfoil boat) included in the kit. After testing their inventions, students employ standard engineering processes to make improvements. Finally, students create unique inventions, do a project cost analysis, and design marketing materials for their products. Activities culminate in a Science Fair-like Invention Convention exhibit, in which student present their own inventions. Includes materials for 40 students, teacher s manual, student worksheets, and answer keys. May be completed in 12 class periods or extended to a year long project.


  • Substantial set is perfect for classroom use (accommodates up to 40 students)
  • Included instructions aid students in building contraptions for their experiments
  • Worksheets and answer keys are included to help guide your lessons
  • An excellent addition to any middle school science classroom
  • Teacher's Manual
  • Student Worksheets and Answer Keys
Shipping Details
Shipping Type: parcel
Free Shipping: true
Maximum Age: 12 years
Maximum Grade Level: Grade 12
Allergens: Contains No Allergens
Certifications: Not Applicable
Grade Level: Middle-High School
Safety: Caution Icon. CHOKING HAZARD - Children under 8 yrs. can choke or suffocate on uninflated or broken balloons. Adult supervision required. Keep uninflated balloons from children. Discard broken balloons at once.
SUOM Description: Each
Age Range: 13+ years
Brand Name: CSI
Description: CSI Invent Kit
CSI Invent3 Kit