Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
Construction Building Set in a Box
4 - 6 years

Blocks & Building Sets

Construction Building Set in a Box

Details

$19.99

20% off with code HOLIDAY20

Add to cart options

Product Actions

In Stock

Save for Later
We’ll expedite shipping so you can get what you want when you want it. At checkout, select from:

• 2-day for $13.49

• Overnight for $18.49

Oversized Item Fee may apply
Got it!

Order by noon today and get it by Dec 18, 2016

want it faster?
 
Personalize it for just $1.99
This will take an additional two days.
Details Reviews More Ways to Play

The Scoop

With 48 wooden pieces (including nuts, bolts, drilled bars to connect, and a child-size screwdriver), this classic building set gives kids all they need to tinker and build! Printed right on the sturdy storage box are building plans for a crane, motorcycle, airplane, and race car to get the fun started. With some imagination and a few creative twists and turns, kids can make hundreds more amazing structures, too! Any time kids play with this durable set, they'll be building fine motor skills, problem-solving skills, and hand-eye coordination. Included extension activities guide parents to educational activities that also build early math skills.

Item # 5151

Extras

Looking for information on a product not currently on our site? Visit our product information library.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Melissa & DougConstruction Building Set in a Box
 
4.5

(based on 2 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 2 customers

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

 
4.0

Great construction kit

By Mimi

from Colorado

Verified Buyer

Comments about Melissa & Doug Construction Building Set in a Box:

I bought this product thinking it would match up with the Melissa and Doug "My Toolbox" as the pieces look identical. It doesn't. The screws in one are a little thinner than the other, so the nuts slide off. Also a couple of the screw heads were not attached and I had to glue them. By itself it is a great set. Perfect for a 3 year old that like to build.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great toy

By mandy

from La Crosse, WI

About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children, Stay At Home Parent

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy Assembly
  • Entertaining
  • Fun
  • Interactive

Cons

  • Poor Instructions

Best Uses

  • Creative Development
  • Family Time
  • Imaginative Play

Comments about Melissa & Doug Construction Building Set in a Box:

My son (4) loves this his sister (9) wants to play with it too. I wish it had more construction ideas and easier to follow instructions for a 4yr old. But he still loves it just needs a little help sometimes.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

 
Discover More Ways to Play
  • Have kids sort the pieces by color, shape, or size. Then count and compare the groups. Which has the most pieces? Which has the fewest?

  • Connect a few of the pieces (such as a bolt, block, and nut) and have kids copy your creation.

  • Use the pieces to construct and identify different letters of the alphabet.

  • Build two simple structures that are nearly identical. Have kids find the differences. Help them to "fix" one of the two so they are exactly the same.

  • Build a more complex construction and challenge kids to take it apart as quickly as possible.

  • Ask the child to attach as many pieces as possible to the sides of the box. Add to the challenge by establishing specific rules, such as "No yellow pieces on this side."

  • Help the child to create unique machines. Encourage imagination by asking the child to solve a creative challenge ("How will we cross this rocky stream?") or make the wackiest robot possible!

Construction Building Set in a Box

Specs

  • Product: 10" x 14.5" x 2" Packaged 2 lbs
  • Package: 11.75" H x 9.85" W x 1.55" L