Meet the Quirkbot: a fun platform that lets you build cool robots using drinking straws. It is a wonderful toy to help your young ones learn more about hacking. It is compatible with Strawbees and can be used with LEDs and various motors to build hackable toys. The Quirkbot can be programmed via USB from Quirkbot.com. You are provided with a drag & drop interface to program and connect components.
The Quirkbot lets you build fun robots and interactive toys. Best of all, it’s kid-friendly. You can find it on Kickstarter.