Students build four different types of boxes. They can decorate these boxes prior to assembly as a design activity. For a design challenge, have students design the product information, promotional words, packaging for a: Soap Box, Jewelry Box, Perfume Box and Game Box. After assembling their box, they design the decoration, logo, UPC code, etc. This kit includes heavy pre-printed cardstock that students can use to build a box or container and decorate it according to the criteria and constraints from the teacher.
This product is part of KELVIN®'s Engineering Principles Series". This series is comprised of a group of activities that focus on one or more Engineering or Scientific Principles. Products are made from light, rigid cardstock, or a combination of cardstock and other hardware, such a gears, motors and wheels. In assembling the kits, children learn about the basics of working with paper (cutting, bending, pape strength and fastening) as well as the engineering principle associated with the product. This series offers a range of learning experiences for a range of students.