littleBits has a new educational kit for kids. The Gizmos & Gadgets 2nd Edition Building Kit allows your kids to create inventions and control them from their smartphone. The kit is designed to teach your children science, engineering, and technology.
You get Bits to create your own inventions even though 16 inventions are available right out of the box. The kit is compatible with iOS and Android devices. Costs under $200 at this time.