First Lego League Junior

Students Junior First Lego League

FIRST LEGO League Jr. captures young children’s inherent curiosity and directs it toward discovering the wonders of science and technology. This program features a real-world scientific concept to be explored through research, teamwork, construction, and imagination. Guided by adult coaches, teams use LEGO bricks to build a model that moves and develop a Show-Me poster to illustrate their journey.


Children ages 6 to 10 get to:

  • Design and build a challenge-related model using LEGO components.
  • Learn to incorporate simple machines and mechanical parts into a model to mechanize it.
  • Create a Show-Me poster and practice presentation skills.
  • Explore challenges facing today’s scientists.
  • Discover real-world math and science.
  • Begin developing teamwork skills.
  • Choose to participate in events and celebrations.
  • Engage in team activities guided by FIRST LEGO League Jr. Core Values.


  • 2-6 Students
  • 1-2 Volunteer Mentors


Game Announced: early Fall
Build Season: 6-12 weeks
Meetings: 1-2 hours, 1-2 days per week

To learn more about FIRST LEGO League Jr., visit the FIRST website.
You can also visit the local Indiana FIRST LEGO League Jr. website.