Circuit Maze

Circuit Maze

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Retail price: $31.99
Our price: $30.99

Ages: 8+

Grades: 3rd +

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Product Code: 485-197

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Circuit Maze
Circuit Maze safely teaches complex concepts of electricity in a creative and entertaining way with a series of circuit-building logic puzzles. Select one of 60 cards, then place the shown pieces on the board to complete the circuit and light up the beacons. Circuit Maze puts the principles and concepts of electrical circuits right into your child’s hands. Simple and advanced circuitry concepts are explored, such as series circuits, parallel circuits, series and parallel circuits in combination, and parallel circuits in bypass. Reasoning and logic skills coupled with how electricity and electrical circuits work makes Circuit Maze a wonderful introduction to electrical engineering.

This single-player game for ages eight to adult includes: 1 Game Grid, 60 Challenge Cards from Beginner to Expert with Solutions, Instructions, and 21 Game pieces (1 Two-Part Power Source, 3 LED Beacons, 2 Straights, 2 Bridges, 2 Double Corners, 2 T-Shapes, 5 Corners, 1 Switch, and 3 Blockers).

Features
Includes:
  • 1 Game Grid
  • 60 Challenge Cards from Beginner to Expert with Solutions
  • Instructions
  • 21 Game Tokens
    • 1 Two-Part Power Source
    • 3 LED Beacons
    • 2 Straights
    • 2 Bridges
    • 2 Double Corners
    • 2 T-Shapes
    • 5 Corners
    • 1 Switch
    • 3 Blockers

  • Type: Logic Game
    Skill: Logic and Problem Solving
    Ages: 8 and Up
    Players: 1 Player
    Manufacturer: ThinkFun
    Made In: China
    Faith-Based: No

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    REQUIRES: 3 AAA batteries (not included).

    Awards and Endorsements:
    Techlicious Best of Toy Fair 2016

    CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
    Circuit Maze Review by Mama Smiles

    review by Mama Smiles

    ”This game is teaching my children a lot about circuits, and I love the graded challenges. But best of all, I love the way this toy is pushing my children to develop life skills.”

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    Circuit Maze Review by Mommy Octopus

    review by Mommy Octopus

    ”My kids just loved the challenges of the Circuit Maze. I have found them spending a lot of time working on the challenges. With each challenge, I know it requires them to think about how to make the circuit work. You can practically see the wheels turning in their heads as they work on each challenge.”

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    Circuit Maze Review by Cummins Life

    review by Cummins Life

    "I love that Circuit Maze encourages problem solving skills and helps teach logic. Circuit Maze is a great resource to have for learning about circuits and electricity in our homeschool and in our game collection and we highly recommend it!”

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 35 reviews
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    April S.
    Engrossing

    My 6-year old daughter is very interested in electrical circuits and puzzles. This has just the right amount of challenge to it. She has loved working the puzzles and asks to play frequently.

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    dedra m.
    Fun!

    My son loves this game! Unfortunately, we have one light that just won't work. I suggest trying the most difficult puzzles to make sure it works before you introduce it to your children. That way you can avoid any disappointment if it doesn't work correctly. I hope my case is an outlier. Other than that, it is a game that makes your child's gears turn!

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    Catlyn
    Gift

    Bought this as a birthday gift for a very mathematically gifted 8 year old boy who wants to be an engineer like his dad someday. He loves it! I rely on Timberdoodle's recommendations for the perfect gift for all our friends' children and they always deliver!

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    Jill C.
    Great activity!!

    I ordered a few extra activities for my kids & the circuit maze was one I thought they'd get a lot out of. They both love it. It's so much fun watching them figure out each puzzle. A friend was over with her kids after we got this & her oldest asked if he could do some of the mazes. This kid doesn't stay focused on anything & he played with the circuit maze for over half an hour. It's great that this is challenging enough to keep kids interested for that long. It's really satisfying for them when they figure out the maze. I would definitely recommend this to people.

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    Samantha
    Fun and captivating!

    This was purchased in the third grade kit, but all of my boys (third, kindergarten and prek) love it. My oldest really enjoys creating the circuits and understands how it work. He enjoys teaching his younger brothers how to build circuits and make the light light up.