Designed to be strong, durable and flexible in use, the Morphun Gearphun education system learning objectives include:
- To explore the basic physics of movement and rotation including the effects of friction and creating power. Plus how simple machines need and use gears.
- Free play where the player or team makes his/her/their own gears systems and explores how they work.
- Developing team working, following instructions on how to construct a working mechanism.
The Gearphun Starter 400 piece set 40101 is designed for two tables of five children. It is supplied in a silver/clear tub with eleven A3 Instruction sheets, each with incremental levels of difficulty. It can make any one of the models in the Instructions or in the optional Gearphun guide book and two or more of some smaller models. The set includes two sets of 16 Work Cards with 12 in class activities and 1 sheet of stickers. Gearphun is an award-winning product.