FIRST LEGO League Jr. Challenge & Season Info

Swing like a monkey, fly like a bat, or hop like a frog into the FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. CREATURE CRAZESM season. Whether in zoos, on the farm, or in your own back yard, we all encounter animals in our lives.  In the 2016-2017 CREATURE CRAZE Challenge, over 40,000 children will dive into the wonders of the animal kingdom.  What will you learn about our furry, feathered, and finned friends?

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What is FIRST LEGO League Jr.?

It’s never too early to discover STEM. FIRST LEGO League Jr.* is designed to introduce STEM concepts to kids ages 6 to 9 while exciting them through a brand they know and love − LEGO®.

Impact

Proven, verifiable impact! Download our latest Impact Infographic to see for yourself how immersion in FIRST Programs, even at an early age, positively impact students throughout their education and even into careers.

Team Basics

The really cool thing about FIRST LEGO League Jr. is…all skill levels are welcomed and needed, technical or non-technical. Read more about team basics, time frame, commitment, and skills required.

Start a FIRST LEGO League Jr. Team

FIRST LEGO League Jr. gives early elementary school students and their adult Coaches the opportunity to work and create together while they explore science and technology concepts.

Cost & Registration

What does it cost to participate? There are costs involved with supporting a FIRST LEGO League Jr. team and they can vary from team to team and region to region depending on what level of participation the team chooses.

The Event Experience

Turning “look at me” into “look at US!” The FIRST LEGO League Jr. season culminates with Expos where teams show off what they learned and created. Some teams are invited to showcase their work at the FIRST LEGO League Jr. World Festival Expo held in St. Louis, where teams from all over the world meet, share ideas, and have fun. 

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2016 Program Updates

Learn about WeDo requirements and the new FIRST LEGO League Jr. Inspire Set

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