FIRST and LEGO Education joined forces in 1998 as pioneers in hands-on learning, robotics, and STEM education to create FIRST LEGO League, the world’s leading robotics programme for children ages 4-16*, and have impacted millions of lives globally. Throughout the guided programme, FIRST LEGO League combines the world-renowned LEGO system of bricks and coding software with the unique FIRST team and event experience, creating habits of learning and lasting friendships, while developing real-world skills that open pathways to a bright future. Through local, regional, and international competitions, the FIRST community celebrates participants' accomplishments - setting young people on a path to solve the problems of today and tomorrow.
How to get involved
This can be done during curriculum time in 1 lesson per week.
This guide provides an overview of what's involved in bringing FIRST® LEGO® League Explore to your school or community group. More detailed resources and guidance are available through the FIRST website which is linked below.