ABOUT THE TOY: Smartivity Link Dunk Parabolic Basketball is the perfect toy for kids who love basketball. It integrates the fun of basketball with scientific mechanisms to recreate the magic of a thrilling basketball game, sitting at home.
HOW TO PLAY: Link Dunk Parabolic Basketball consists of two components: The Basketball Court and The Launcher. The Basketball Court includes a battery operated moving basket. This basket is connected to the gear mechanism with an adjustable link. You can change the circumference of the circle covered by the basket's movement by changing the position of the link. You can also change the speed at which the basket moves by changing the gear wheel. The Launcher is placed at a distance, and can shoot five balls consecutively. You have to anticipate the movement of the basket on the Basketball Court and launch the balls so as to score a basket!
WHAT'S IN THE BOX:
No Tools, No MessA sheet with parts made of reengineered Pine Wood. We make sure that the parts are free of splinters which means it’s safe for your child. It is 100% eco-friendly with no glue. We use Elastic Bands to support the parts together. Illustrated Instruction ManualThe kit comes with a Richly Illustrated, Easy-To-Understand Instruction Manual with Big, Clear Images. It helps your child understand each and every step without any difficulty Learner ActivitiesThis sheet helps and motivates your child to play with the toy in the best way possible. It also explains all the STEAM concepts your child will learn while playing.
WHAT DOES MY CHILD LEARN?
Your child will learn...
GearsA gear is a rotating circular machine part having cut teeth or inserted teeth, which mesh with another toothed part to transmit torque. Parabolic MotionParabolic motion is a form of motion experienced by an object or particle that is projected near the Earth's surface and moves along a curved path under the action of gravity only. ElasticityElasticity is the quality that something has of being able to stretch and return to its original size and shape. Like rubber bands. LinkagesA mechanical linkage is an assembly of bodies connected to manage forces and movement.