Students in Grades 4 and 5 participate in the First Lego League Jr. FIRST LEGO League Jr.* is designed to introduce STEM concepts to kids ages 6 to 10 while exciting them through a brand they know and love − LEGO®.
Mrs. LaPlume and Mrs.Gardner coach the team of seven students as they explore this year's Lego challenge, Creature Craze with the problem of honeybees. In the process, the students learn about teamwork, the wonders of science and technology, and the FIRST LEGO League Jr. Core Values, which include respect, sharing, and critical thinking. Their weekly meetings include research on their chosen species and building their programmable model from Lego.