FIRST LEGO League Jr. Challenge & Season Info

FIRST LEGO League Jr. teams are about to learn that throwing something in the trash is only the beginning. In the 2015-2016 WASTE WISESM Challenge, over 34,500 children ages 6 to 9 from 18 countries will look at trash in a whole new way. From reducing, to reusing, to recycling, and beyond, find out what making trash really means. Prepare to become Waste Wise!

Each year, FIRST LEGO League Jr. presents a new and exciting Challenge to ignite the READ MORE >

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®.


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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. Here are some basic cost parameters:

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.

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