7 – 16 years old
Levels and Sessions:
Basic – 14 weeks
Intermediate – 14 weeks
Advance – 14 weeks
LEGO Mindstorms combines programmable bricks with electric motors, sensors, Lego bricks, and Lego Technic pieces (such as gears, axles, beams, and pneumatic parts) to build robots and other automated or interactive systems.
LEGOMINDSTORMS is a very engaging activity for students. It is a hands-on learning that will help improve information retention Building with LEGOMINDSTORMS can teach kids critical skills and problem solving skills without them even realizing they are learning! It can spark creativity, develop critical thinking skills, and explore basic STEM concepts.
LEGOMINDSTORMS exposes students to basic science and engineering concepts, and an introduction to STEM at an early age helps students to develop the critical thinking skills and discipline. Following instructions to assemble Lego also has a lot of benefits for children’s problem solving, focus, attention to detail and use their imagination. They may follow instructions and only alter a few parts, which allows for their own ideas to shine! There is always more than 1 solution to a problem, and exploring LEGOMINDSTORMS can demonstrate the ways to investigate a problem and find possible solutions.