STEM Activity: Build Your Own Walking Robot

Kids love talking like a robot, and dancing like a robot, but many don’t get the opportunity to build or play with an actual moving robot. Well, Magformers is officially here to save the day! Your young innovator can click, connect, and create with the ALL NEW Magformers Walking Robot 45 piece set.

Your child will enjoy making a robot and watching it walk. Magformers Walking Robot available on Educents

Do your kids like superheroes?  They can build a superhero robot!  Maybe they like spacemen instead.  This robot kit comes with a guide book that has directions for 8 different robots for your little engineer.  Or, maybe your child dances to the beat of her own drum and would prefer to use her imagination instead of a set of rules.  Your child can even create their own robot character since the possibilities are endless with Magformers!  Once they are built, their robot can walk at two different speeds.

Your child will enjoy making a robot and watching it walk. Magformers Walking Robot available on Educents

Little kids will love putting together a simple robot and watching their creation walk.  Older kids will enjoy making their robot look silly or trying out new patterns.  Even adults will have fun creating their own walking robot!  Don’t believe us?  Just try to not lose track of time designing robot after robot while watching it walk towards you.

Check out the BRAND NEW Magformer Walking Robot set available on Educents.

Want to know more about the BRAND NEW Magformers Walking Robot 45 piece set?  Here you go!

8 Walking Robot Characters Include:

  • Boy or Girl Robot Going to School
  • Clockwork Toy Robot
  • Space Robot
  • Gentleman or Lady Robot on a Picnic
  • Villain Robot
  • Hero Robot

Walking Robot 45 piece set features:

  • Step-by-step model booklet to help guide children with creating their robot
  • 1 Battery Pack (3 AAA batteries not included)
  • 1 Walking block
  • 4 Triangles
  • 11 squares
  • 4 Trapezoids
  • 8 Mini Rectangles
  • 2 Right Isosceles Triangles
  • 6 Half Circles
  • 2 Half Arch
  • 2 Bar
  • 1 Block
  • 1 Engine Block
  • 2 90° Auto Connectors (Arms)
  • 1 Walking Block
  • Compatible with all MAGFORMERS® shapes and accessories. (Excluding XL Shapes)

Magformers pieces at play

Why Buy?

Building with Magformers encourages children to use their imagination and show their creativity while developing skills and knowledge critical to their developmental success. Magformers uses high quality “always attracting” magnetic technology that provides endless constructional play. Click here to buy the Walking Robot.


What is STEAM?

STEAM is an acronym for Science,Technology,Engineering, Art and Math Education. We focus on these areas together not only because the skills and knowledge in each discipline are essential for student success, but because these fields are deeply intertwined in the real world and in how students learn most effectively.

Developing Scientific Thinking:

  • Developing Scientific Thinking utilizing the principle of magnet
  • Improves scientific thinking while creating a variety of models using the principles of magnetism

Developing Technology Skills:

  • Develop designs from 2D planar figures to 3D models
  • Fosters the infinite imagination of children while they make geometric shapes as well as unique models

Developing Tomorrows Engineers:

  • Developing modeling skills through building blocks by hand
  • Enhances intelligence for 3D configurations while making 3D shapes

Developing Mathematical Thinking:

  • Develops mathematical thinking while combining and connecting blocks to understand and utilize concepts of space and principles
  • Spatial concepts, parts and wholes, patterns, principles of shape, etc. 

STEAM education has never been so much fun!

Magformers fun doesn’t stop with the Walking Robot set, Educents carries many Magformers sets for children to enjoy! Check out the Magformers Storefront on Educents here.  Let your child’s imagination run wild with any of these sets by Magformers!