Experiment with early STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) skills in this fun-filled, interactive activity book for Leap Start-the interactive learning system designed to get your child ready for school and life. The LeapFrog LeapStart Year 1 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) and Problem Solving Activity Book is jam-packed with 30+ replayable activities that engage kids ages 5-7 at the Year 1 level to keep them playing and learning for hours. With the LeapStart system, every page talks, sings and jokes with exciting audio interactions that bring learning to life.Build a robot from scratch to help Professor Hamlin Hamster get to the mouth-watering cheese he’s been eyeing. Go through the engineering design process of designing, building, testing and improving a robot. Trace a path of cogs to see what series will connect all the parts of your robot to make him move. Test and compare different power and strength sources to see which will work best. If your robot is a success, he’ll make it to the cheese just in time.With this LeapStart book, kids explore 14 key STEM and problem solving skills, including drawing conclusions from a graph, predicting and testing an outcome, selecting problem-solving strategies and more. Activities are designed to engage kids through vibrant visuals, cool sound effects and exciting games.