FAQs

What is the STEM++ Box?

The STEM++ box contains a kit or a game, along with a booklet. These together explain concepts related to one of the areas in our Curriculum: Engineering, Science, Coding, Communication or Business. 

How frequently will I get the STEM++ box?

You get the box once a month. The pace of our Curriculum is designed with the monthly box in mind. At this point, there is no option to receive the boxes more frequently or less frequently.

Can I cancel anytime?

Yes you can cancel anytime - no obligations.

Can I keep the game or kit I receive or do I have to return it at the end of the month?

You get to keep the box you receive.

Will this be suitable for a 5-year old?

We feel that the youngest age to start with our STEM++ box is around 7 years. A little earlier is ok depending on the child's development and ability.

Will this be suitable for a 10-year old?

Yes the STEM++ box is suitable for ages over 7.

Do you have physical locations?

We have a physical location in Metuchen NJ where we offer in person sessions. This is our only location for now.

Is there an online forum for members?

We have a Facebook group called "STEM++"; do check it out and participate in the discussions. 

Will this help my kids improve his / her grades?

Our focus in on improving a child's creativity, problem solving and business + communication skills. There is a good chance that these skills will also improve their grades - however we do not directly focus on grade improving activities.

Do you cover all topics in each kit?

Each kit typically focuses on a particular area from our Curriculum. As an example, the kit could focus on engineering, where the challenge is to assemble a wheeled vehicle driven by a motor.

When will I receive my order?

You will get your first order within 2 weeks of ordering. Subsequent orders will come around 4 weeks after that.

Can I give a gift subscription?

Yes - pls email us at gifts@thorro.com and we'll be glad to send you details on how to place a gift order.

Can I subscribe for more than 1 kid in a household?

 Yes absolutely. Email us at siblings@thorro.com for a sibling discount code.