null Skip to Content
Science Unlocked
Cart (0)
Cart 0

Exploring the Building Blocks Book 6 Kit

Grade 6
In Stock & Ready to Ship
Need it fast? See delivery options in cart.

This kit contains 34 items for the experiments in the Building Blocks of Science Book 6. Read More

My Science Perks members earn at least $2.98 back on this item. Sign In or Create a Free HST Account to start earning today


This kit contains 34 items for the experiments in Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Book 6, from Gravitas Publications & Real Science 4 Kids. Inside, you'll find a compass, Iodine (Lugol's) Solution, microscope slides, pipets, a Protozoa Culture Kit, a platform scale, Petri dishes, a Snap Circuits Junior 100 Kit, and so much more!

Use the provided materials to dive into a hands-on exploration of how technology is used in the five core scientific disciplines of chemistry, biology, physics, geology, and astronomy. Expand the 'Contents' tab below to view the complete list of included items. 


More Information

Note: This kit is intended for parent/teacher use to complete curriculum lab activities with students. It includes items that are not designed or intended primarily for children ages 12 and under.


Building Blocks Book 6 Kit contents

This kit includes the following items (download the kit order form to order individual or optional items):

  • Agar, dehydrated nutrient 16 g (2 bottles; 8 g each)
  • Ball, steel, 1"
  • Ball, steel, 1/2"
  • Candle, tea light
  • Compass, magnetic, 1-1/2" diameter
  • 9 x 9 oz Cups, clear plastic
  • Eosin Y, 1%, 30 ml
  • Forceps, stainless steel
  • Filter Paper, 11 cm, 10 sheets
  • Glass Jar, 16 oz
  • Gloves, nitrile, size medium, 6 pairs
  • Grad. cylinder, glass, 10 ml
  • Inoculating Needle, looped end
  • Iodine Solution (Lugol's) 30 ml
  • Laundry Starch, concentrated, 30 ml
  • Marbles, pack of 15
  • Matches, box of 32
  • Methyl Cellulose, 1.5%, 30 ml
  • Microscope Slide Set, Basic
  • Paper, blotter, 4"x6" 
  • Petri Dish, polystyrene, 90 x 15 mm, 40 pack
  • Pipet (medicine dropper)
  • Pipet, disposable, 1 ml, 10 pack
  • Platform Scale, 450 g capacity
  • Protozoa Culture Kit
  • Protractor, 6", semi-circle
  • 2 Rulers (30 cm)
  • Safety Goggles, impact style, Adult size
  • Snap Circuits Junior 100 Kit
  • Sodium Tetraborate, 30 g
  • String, heavy cord, 25 ft
  • Yeast, packet
  • 5"x 7" Ziplock Bags, 2 mil

See the order form for this kit for list of components (or customize this kit). 


My Science Perks

My Science Perks is FREE! Just place your order while logged in to your Home Science Tools account and you'll automatically earn up to 6% back when your order ships!

Learn More

Reviews & Questions