There’s no limit to what little kids with big imaginations can create. Add a new dimension of discovery with Magna-Qubix®, the original 3D magnetic construction sets from Valtech LLC. These colorful magnetic blocks are a great addition to experiments and activities and inspire kids to turn off screens and turn on creativity. Available in a variety of configurations, it’s easy to find the right Magna-Qubix® sets for your young learners.
What Are Magna-Qubix®?
In 1997, Valtech LLC introduced Magna-Tiles® 2D kids’ magnet sets to the U.S. More than a decade of engaging activities and free play later, Magna-Qubix® were created to offer even more ways to explore hands-on learning. These bright, colorful 3D blocks add new shapes, including cubes, prisms, and pyramids, to bring geometric concepts to life. Magna-Qubix® encourage STEM learning and support the development of essential skills, including:
- Fine motor skills
- Color and shape recognition
- Mathematical thinking
- Design and architecture
- Magnetic principles
- Game design
- And more…
Kids won’t want to put Magna-Qubix® aside when lessons are complete, however. These colorful, open-ended toys need no directions – just grab a few shapes and let imagination lead the way.
Why Choose Magna-Qubix®?
Parents and teachers can foster excitement for learning with high-quality Magna-Qubix® 3D magnetic construction sets designed to last year after year. Made with food-grade ABS plastic, these premium blocks are super strong and super safe. There’s no BPA, phthalates, or latex, so you can feel good about every experiment and play session.
What makes Magna-Qubix® “click”? It’s the powerful magnets that hold creations together. Each block includes premium rotating Rare-Earth neodymium magnets that create a powerful bond and a distinctive clicking sound when connections are made. Every block is press sealed to contain the magnets inside, and Magna-Qubix® undergo rigorous testing to meet – and exceed – all relevant safety standards.
How to Use Magna-Qubix®
You won’t find instructions in your Magna-Qubix® 3D magnetic construction sets. Children can use the colorful blocks to build houses, famous landmarks, and city skylines, their pets, and favorite zoo animals, and anything else they imagine. It’s a great way to learn about the basics of design, such as balance and symmetry, through free play, so kids can develop important skills while having a blast.
From science to math and everything in between, teachers have found countless ways to make lessons more engaging with Magna-Qubix®. The 3D kids’ magnet toys make it easy to design cool experiments and playful learning activities, and the one-inch by one-inch size is just right for little hands, making them appropriate for children ages 3 and up. For ideas and inspiration, browse our educator resources, where you’ll find downloadable lesson plans for STEM concepts and more.