Build a strong foundation for computational thinking and engineering skill development with in-classroom and structured after-school options with FIRST® LEGO® League Explore Class Pack.
This set includes everything you need to get you started with FIRST® LEGO® League Explore and includes the required SPIKE Essential and Explore sets.
LEGO Education Spike Essential
LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Essential gets primary school students excited about hands-on STEAM learning. This playful, narrative-based learning experience is part of the LEGO Learning System and encourages students to investigate STEAM concepts while contributing to literacy, math, and social-emotional development.
FIRST® Class Pack provides the framework for facilitators to guide their students through 12 sessions where they’ll use their Engineering Notebooks to explore the fundamentals of engineering through a real-world problem, learn to design and code, and create unique solutions made with LEGO® bricks and powered by LEGO® Education SPIKE Essential.
Class Pack Includes:
Class Pack Festival Guide: This digital guide provides guidance, management tips, and best practices for how to implement FIRST LEGO League Explore in the classroom and instructions on how to run your own festival in your classroom or school.
Team Meeting Guide: This comprehensive guide is printed and also available digitally through the FIRST Thinkscape Portal and provides facilitators with guidance and lesson plans on how to run 12 sessions and prepare for a culminating celebration. It includes student outcomes, tips, guiding questions, sharing guidance, and clean up pointers. View a Sample.
Engineering Notebooks: These student workbooks are used to record ideas, notes, and sketches - printed versions of the books are included with Class Pack and School Pack, and new this year, static and interactive versions are available digitally through the FIRST Thinkscape Portal. It provides a guided 12-session experience, including an introduction activity, session tasks, and concluding with the team sharing what they learned and accomplished. View a Sample.
CARGO CONNECT℠ Explore Sets: Includes 700+ LEGO® elements that will help them bring their exclusive Heart Game to life with the LEGO® Education SPIKE Essential.
This pack includes
- 8 x LEGO Education SPIKE Essential sets
- 8 x LEGO® Explore Sets
- 1 x DCU Curriculum Guide for Ireland
- 1 x Team Meeting Guides
- 1 x How to run Class Pack guide
- 32 x Engineering notebooks
- 32 x LEGO Medals
- 32 x IET Digital Certificates