Engineering, Physics,Creating, Innovating

What is TinkerBox?

TinkerBox is a fun, free-to-play physics puzzle game. While it is full of interesting science facts and teaches basic engineering concepts, TinkerBox is more than just educational! Take the tools in your hands to explore your creativity and imagination with Invent mode.

The Challenge

Engineer a solution to a problem. Create a quick video. Share a link to your video on Twitter using the hashtags: #HeritageExplorers and #HETechChallenge.


Directions for creating your own TinkerBox:

  1. Go to your AppStore and download “TinkerBox”, you can do this from any device (Macbook, iPad, cellphone, etc.).

  2. Take time to go through all of the lessons.

  3. Now try to create your own.

  4. Try to create a moving car.

  5. Next try to create a clock with moving hands.

  6. Try one more, a walking robot.

  7. Share your creation via Twitter: #HeritageExplorers & #HETechChallenge.

Tinkerbox HD rollercoaster.

Guaranteed to be tons of fun!