Lego Architecture Series Sets – Information and Reviews

The sets in the Lego Architecture Series offer a good challenge for the more advanced Lego builder. A few of these sets have a minimum recommended age of 12 years, while others set this minimum at 16 years of age. This already tells us that these sets are not simple builds. I will be taking… Read More »

Model Bridge Building for Kids

At some point in their school career a child is likely to have to design and build a model bridge. It could also happen more than once during their school years. Another school building project! What materials can be used? What design should it be? Inevitably the parent has to get involved and help. Where… Read More »

K’Nex Education Real Bridge Building

Is this the ultimate bridge building set? With this K’Nex Education Real Bridge Building set children will be able to build bridges of 5 to 6 feet in length! Now that is what I call real bridge building. It is easy to build small bridges like those in the smaller K’Nex set Intro to Structures: Bridges but… Read More »

An Excellent Toy Bridge Building Set

Another bridge building project? Are you tired of finding materials to build a model bridge? Tired of fiddling with toothpicks and glue? There is an easier way – with this toy bridge building set! No more fuss and bother when you need to help kids learn about building bridges. This set I am about to… Read More »

The Big Lego Tower Bridge Building Set

Getting bored with the small Lego sets? Looking for a challenging Lego build that will keep you busy for more than a few minutes? This London bridge Lego set will provide a good challenge. Lego Tower Bridge (#10214) Number of pieces: 4295 Minifigures: none Vehicles: 4 miniature vehicles to build:  a black London taxi, a… Read More »

Get K’Nex Instructions Online or Download

Do you need more ideas of what you can build with your K’Nex set after using the instructions that were supplied? Or perhaps you need to replace lost or damaged building instructions. There are a few places where you can find K’Nex instructions online and some that you can download. Almost all of the instructions… Read More »

What is a Lego Dimensions Level Pack?

Starter packs, level packs, team packs, fun packs… it can be a little confusing. What is a Lego Dimensions Level Pack? The level packs are expansions to the game that add new mission-based levels and extend the game-play for more hours of fun. Keeping with the main idea of the game, the models in these… Read More »

What is a Lego Dimensions Starter Pack?

The children are talking about Lego Dimensions and telling you that they want the game and they are asking you to get them the starter pack. Perhaps you are not a gamer yourself and you need a little help to make sure that you are getting the right thing. Let me help you by explaining… Read More »

What is Lego Dimensions?

Lego Dimensions is a new concept in gaming that brings together the real world of Lego and the digital video game world in a great gaming experience. During the game there are certain Lego elements that need to be built in real life and then used in the game. The video games uses a Lego… Read More »

3 Good Zoob Starter Sets for New Zoob Builders

Introducing a child to a new type of building toy is great if you choose the right set. The key thing to avoid is getting a set that it small and limiting. They won’t have much fun with a new toy if they can’t do much with it. If you don’t know these toys, then… Read More »