Brick-tastic School Incursions
BRICKS 4 KIDZ® is the world’s leading provider of Educational Play workshops with LEGO® Bricks, using our own unique in-house kits and models.
A BRICKS 4 KIDZ® incursion uses the LEGO® Bricks students LOVE to deliver hands-on lessons related to cross-disciplinary curriculum objectives.
BRICKS 4 KIDZ® models are the centrepiece of the lesson, which includes an educator-scripted discussion designed to engage students in a discovery process.
Each Incursion workshop incorporate our philosophy – We LEARN, We BUILD and We PLAY with various Bricks 4 Kidz® themes available. Children will build in pair to encourage co-operation and teamwork.
What will Bricks 4 Kidz® provide?
Our unique in-house Kits, Model and plenty of LEGO® Creative Play
Enthusiastic, trained instructors with Working With Children Checks.
What resources do we need?
Tables and Chairs for students (we’ll arrange if required)
An open area for free play (optional)
Lots of enthusiastic kids!
CREATIVE MINDS PROGRAM
In these fun, educational classes, students will experience hands-on science and engineering concepts as they build unique motorised models using LEGO® Bricks. We provide an extensive and flexible curriculum to create a learning experience for students that encourages critical thinking, creativity, organisation skilles, problem solving and teamwork. Our Creative Minds programs are targeted at Foundation to Year 2 and but can be customised to suit any age group. A great tuning-in and questioning activity for a variety of integrated studies units.
INNOVATIVE MINDS PROGRAM
Aimed at Level 1 to 3 this program introduces students to the world of Digital Technologies with LEGO® WeDo 2.0, an easily accessible and engaging Graphics Based Coding Language. Combined with our extensive range of Bricks 4 Kidz custom models students will enjoy building their models and then watching them come to life through coding. Sensors allow the students learning to be extended as their robot learns to interact with it’s environment.
MASTERY MINDS PROGRAM
Using the latest LEGO® Mindstorms EV3 technology students work in teams to build advanced models including Robotic Arms, Jumping Spiders and a variety of Rover Bots. The challenges continue as students program their robots and test their solutions as they solve a variety of challenges. The Mastery Minds program asks students to employ computational thinking to deconstruct their program, understand the base components and find ways to improve their algorithms. The Mastery Minds program is targeted at Years 4 and above.
DIGITAL ARTIST PROGRAM
Our Digital Artist program is a creative and unique learning opportunity for students to express themselves using the LEGO® Bricks they know and love. Bricks 4 Kidz bring our huge collection of LEGO® Bricks for students to create and tell visual stories through the medium of comics and stop motion animation. With a focus on storytelling our Digital Artist Programs are perfect for engaging students in a love of Language Arts. Suitable for Years 3 and above.
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