FIRST® LEGO® League is an exciting STEM programme for 6–9 and 11-16 year-olds which rapidly develops teamwork, design, programming, and communication skills.
It makes children feel proud of what they have achieved – encouraging them to continue engaging with STEM.
Collaboration: To encourage children to work collaboratively, fostering a sense of teamwork and shared responsibility.
Innovation: To stimulate creative thinking and problem-solving skills through LEGO building and robotics programming.
Competition: To embrace the thrill of competition in a healthy and supportive environment, encouraging children to strive for improvement and excellence.
Real-world Problem Solving: To tackle real-world problems using STEM concepts, allowing children to understand the practical applications of their learning.
Skill Enhancement: To apply and enhance critical thinking, team-building, and presentation skills, which are crucial for their overall development.
Insight into Professions: To gain a greater understanding of professional scientists' and engineers' work, inspiring children to explore STEM fields.
Risk-Taking: To foster a culture of calculated risk-taking, thereby boosting children's confidence and resilience.
This group will run at two different level- primary and secondary.
LEGO Wizards for at least 1 term and/or TechBricks for at least 1 term
There's no requirement for a diagnosis to be part of our TechBricks community. If your child has EHCP, we would like to have a look into it to ensure that we can support your child fully . Our key aim is to provide a supportive, engaging, and fun environment where every child can flourish, make friends, and learn valuable social skills - all while creating their very own LEGO masterpieces that move! You must commit to attend all 10 weeks.
PROGRESSION: LEGO Bots
NEXT PROGRAMME: January 2024
THEME 2023/2024: Masterpiece
VENUE: The Arc, 39 Weston Drive, Caterham
COST: £120 for 10 week programme, FREE places availabe for families who experience financial hardship ( assessed individually), discount for former LEGO Wizards members and siblings
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