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What is Strawbees?

Strawbees is an award-winning, light-weight, construction system for all ages. It is a kit based on simple units called Strawbees, that lets you connect straws to each other and build little to huge mechanical objects from just straws and cardboard. Playing and having fun is the best way to learn about the world, so every classroom should have some Strawbees.


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Strawbees Imagination Kit $89.95 (Each) inc GST
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Strawbees Maker Group Kit

Test the creator in yourself – Each Maker Kit features 200 pieces, cool stickers, and an instruction manual with 16 maker projects. Start exploring the Strawbees universe by building a bridge, a crane or your favourite animal.

You’ll officially be the best teacher ever.

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Strawbees Inventor Group Kit

Time to go Pro – Each Inventor Kit features 400 pieces, an instruction manual with 21 fun maker projects. Create a bird, a huge mechanical snake, or a replica of the pyramids of Giza.

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Strawbees Crazy Scientist Group Kit

Build big with your friends – Each Crazy Scientist Kit contains 1000 pieces, a neat big black collectors bag, instruction manual with 21 crazy scientist projects, and a cool sticker to show your friends. Start creating your own mad scientist lair full of weird and wobbly inventions.

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Strawbees STEAM School Kit

Kids want to create huge things. With the School kit, a lot of kids can build huge at the same time. It also includes epic lesson plans, and you can also download even more at our dedicated Strawbees microsite. Cool maker activities including littleBits, LEGO® Mindstorms®, MicroBit and Makey Makey! The kit includes 2560 Strawbees, 1500 Straws (in six wonderful colours), and a Card Deck of Creativity to be used when there is a need for a fantasy boost. Perfect for schools, maker spaces and science centres..

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Strawbees Coding & Robotics Kit

Create your own robotic creatures with the Strawbees Coding & Robotics Kit. You can program and construct different shapes and forms. Connect Strawbees motors LEDs and sensors to make your own creatures! It’s a fun and easy way to learn the basics of physical programming electronics and mechanics and encourages children to explore coding. This coding kit is pefect for kids grown-ups and educators.

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Strawbees Creature Creator Kit

Become an explorer of the Strawbees animal kingdom! The Creature kit includes two sets of eyes that can change to reflect the mood of your creature?s. With the help of the booklet, you can build Strawbees creatures that can adapt to different habitats!

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Strawbees Imagination Kit

Practice storytelling and problem-solving challenges with the Imagination Kit. Sketch a solution to a challenge, build a prototype, and watch your ideas come to life!

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Lesson Plans

These Strawbees lessons plans are designed for different age groups and explores subjects in hands-on STEAM projects to encourage lifelong learning in the classroom. Below select the age category relevant to you and learn how to use Strawbees and Quirkbot in your lesson planning for student progression.


Teacher Guide

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Student Guide

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Strawbees Feature Palette

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Animated Character

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Curious Creature

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Egg Drop Challenge

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Excavator Boom

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Light Sensing Leaf

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Pinball Machine

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Thermal Glider

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