Tech Mobile equipment

Schools within our five-county service area have access to a shared library of specialty technology and equipment to create hands-on learning experiences for students in grades K-12. Check out equipment for free!

Maximum checkout length for all equipment is eight weeks. Some accessories/additional devices or consumables are not included. Carefully review the resource binders for each piece to learn more.

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Small kits & devices

Beebots

Beebots

Ideal for K-2 students, these simple, programmable robots support understanding of basic algorithms. Set of 12 bots and accessories. Beebot resource binder >

Cozmo

Cozmo

Learn beginning programming with this interactive robot that uses facial recognition software to add to the experience. Set of six robots and 18 cubes. Devices not included. Cozmo resource binder >

Explorations

Explorations

Give K-2 students learning stations to explore and play. Choose from four STEM topics. Explorations resource binder >

Lab Quest, Probes, and Sensors

Lab Quest, Probes, and Sensors

Sensors, probes, and monitors on an array of topics for hands-on learning and experiments.

LEGO We Do 2.0 Sets

LEGO We Do 2.0 Sets

Hands-on coding kits that combine science, engineering, and technology for elementary students. Kindergarten and up. Set of 15. Devices not included. LEGO We Do 2.0 resource binder >

littleBits

littleBits

Intuitive snap together circuitry kits that introduce elementary students to the basics of electricity. Fourth grade and up. Set of 15. littleBits resource binder >

Magnetic Fishing Kit

Magnetic Fishing Kit

Kindergarten or first grade. Includes 12 sets of materials and magnetic fishing poles for exploration of magnetism.

OSMOs

OSMOs

Cross-curricular tablet games and accessories that combine tactile learning with technology. Kindergarten and up. Set of 15 and accessories. Devices included (set of 15). OSMOs resource binder >

PEET Kits

PEET Kits

Preparatory Electricity and Electronics Training kits to develop students' basic electronic skills. Eighth grade and up. Set of 15. PEET kit resource binder >

Snap Circuits

Snap Circuits

Circuitry kits create student inventions that light up, make sound, and more. Set of 15. Snap Circuits resource binder >

Spheros

Spheros

Robotic toys that support learning to code using light, movement, and color. For all ages. Set of 15 robots and accessories. Devices not included. Sphero resource binder >

Large equipment

3D Printer

Creates simple 3D models by printing layer by layer. Adequate ventilation required. Models available include Makerbot, Ultimaker, and UPrint SE Plus. Starter materials included.

Amatrol Trainers

Choose from an ACDC1 trainer (teaches the basics of AC and DC circuits) or a Pneumatics trainer (teaches the basics of pneumatic concepts).

CNC Plasma Cutter

Cuts metal and mild steel up to 3/4-inch thick. Eye protection and welding gloves, coat, and helmet required.

CNC Router

Cuts, hollows, and grooves wood, plastic, MDF, and more. Eye and hearing protection required.

Embroidery Machine

Creates patterns on textiles for gifts, clothing, and more. Not for use with thick or tough materials.

Indoor Hydroponics System

Plant, grow, and experiment using this indoor growing system. Models available include producer and lab systems by Reality Works.

Laser Engraver

Etches surface of almost any material. Eye protection, gloves, and proper ventilation required.

UV Printer

Uses UV rays to dry and cure ink on various materials. Eye protection and adequate ventilation required. Materials not included. Extra large equipment: 40" door frame needed.

Welding Simulator

Provides foundational welding simulation (SMAW, MIG, and flux-cored) with feedback and assessment.

Explorations

Explorations are age-appropriate, task-based play using a station rotation model to explore a variety of subtopics. They are recommenced for grades K-4.

Coding & robotics

Explore coding and programming as the language of robotics and gaming. Click below to access exploration videos and resources.

Transportation & mechanics

Explore force, motion, design, mechanics, and careers through hands-on activities.  Click below to access exploration videos and resources.

Energy & magnetism

Explore electricity, energy, and magnetism with hands-on activities that provoke creative thinking and problem-solving.  Click below to access exploration videos.

Engineering & manufacturing

Explore architecture, design, and modeling with hands-on building materials and online challenges. Click below to access exploration videos and resources.

Ready to get started?

For more information connect with your district's Tech Mobile Coach(es) or email techmobile@sourcewell-mn.gov.

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