This fearsome motorized Elephander seems like a model because you need to snap it together out of the plastic pieces provided.
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But it is also a toy, because once you assembled the well-armed beast, it can crawl around and snap its jaws with motorized battery-operated action.
Younger kids might be intimidated by all the construction involved.
But Elephander’s step-by-step instructions and the fact that you do not need any glue or special tools – help a lot.
Note: AA Batteries – to make it walk remotely – are not included.