LEGOs have stood the test of time. Even with competing video and computer games, most kids still love building with bricks.
These fun LEGO STEM activities give children hands-on practice with science, technology, engineering, and math – skills they’ll rely on for years to come.
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Kids will have a blast with these LEGO STEM activities! They’re perfect for pre-kindergarten through elementary school. Use these LEGO activity ideas to inspire your own creative LEGO STEM and STEAM projects in the classroom or at home.
LEGO Science Activities
Build a LEGO Volcano that really erupts!
Get hands-on with physics by designing a fidget spinner. // Frugal Fun for Boys
For some simple summer science, whip up some LEGO Shadow Towers. // Lemon Lime Adventures
Design a LEGO planter.// Lemon Lime Adventures
Create a water dam made out of plastic bricks. // Little Bins for Little Hands
And learn about water displacement. // Lemon Lime Adventures
LEGO Technology Activities
Go on an official LEGO rescue mission with this wind power LEGO challenge. // STEAM Powered Family
Make a LEGO machine that paints on its own. // Stir the Wonder
Design a LEGO gravity roller. // Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls
Test how far your LEGO balloon cars will go.// Little Bins for Little Hands
Create a drawing LEGO robot. // STEAM Powered Family
LEGO Engineering Activities
Build famous landmarks from around the world.
Design a LEGO rainbow. //Schooling a Monkey
Solve a batch of LEGO challenge cards.
Make replicas of objects from all four seasons.
Read a storybook and then tackle an engineering challenge. // Left Brain Craft Brain
Create a LEGO zip line! // Little Bins for Little Hands
LEGO Math Activities
Practice addition by building equations.
And then print a set of these addition mats. // Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls
Or tackle multiplication. // Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls
Build numbers from LEGOS. // Little Bins for Little Hands
And solve a batch of math challenges. // Little Bins for Little Hands
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