After much experimentation and testing, inventor, Chris Cochella designed Brackitz. His plank and connector system is simple enough for young children to manipulate and revolutionary in its ability to connect anywhere, at any angle, enabling builders of all ages to literally design any structure they can imagine.
Here are some Brackitz suggestions for 4 year olds:
This kit includes 77 pieces and directions for 8 contraptions-from a moving drawbridge to a 4-foot flying zip line to a bucket escalator. With pulleys for lifting, axles, hubs, and a crank, engineers of all ages will have fun building simple machines that haul, lift and slide.
Brackitz award-winning, open-ended building toys are unique in their ability to connect anywhere, at any angle, enabling boys and girls to design anything they can imagine.
With a strong emphasis on STEM and STEAM learning skills, this educational toy helps kids build a solid foundation in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics. Winner of the Parents Choice Award.
These well-made pieces go together easily and stay together creating unique 3D structures that are extremely sturdy. Mix and match with other Brackitz building sets for even bigger structures. Perfect education toy for classroom use.
Rigorously tested for safety, these pieces are Certified Non-Toxic, BPA-Free, Lead-Free and Phthalates-Free. Recommended learning toy for Ages 4 and up.
Brackitz is the only construction toy that lets you design any driving machine you can imagine. Anything.
The Brackitz Driver Set includes 43 pieces and directions for ten driving machines - from a spinning gyro-copter to a space rover to a wind-up blaster. With wheels, axles, hubs and rubber-band drivetrains, engineers of all ages can design and build machines that spin, explore space, fly through the air, or drive crazy fast. No driver's license required!
Unique, connect-anywhere Brackitz attach to traditional planks at any angle, enabling builders of all ages to construct everything from small-scale builds to larger-than-life, gravity-defying, 3-D structures - no limits. With plastic planks and rotating pieces, the Inventor 44 Piece Set is a great for larger builds and enables anyone to create builds with moving parts!
The Brackitz Bugz Playpark has 47 pieces including a motorized bug and directions for building over 20 play parks and obstacles. Race your motorized bug through crazy obstacles like the Toppling Tower, Super Spinner or make your own. Every race and playpark combination is different - The possibilities are endless. No helmet required!
Build Solo or Together!
Unique, connect-anywhere Brackitz attach to traditional planks at any angle, enabling builders of all ages to construct everything from small-scale builds to larger-than-life gravity-defying, 3-D structures - with their friends or alone - no limits. With plastic planks and rotating pieces, the Inventor 100 Piece Set is great for larger builds and enables anyone to create builds with moving parts! Versatile, durable, and portable, award-winning Brackitz brings real-life art, math, science, architecture, and engineering principles into play.