User login

Lego Mania

Source Institutions

    Exploration Place

Add to listGo to activity
Lego Mania

In this activity, learners will put together towers using building bricks, then take the tower apart and challenge themselves to use the same bricks used to build a bridge. This activity explores structure concepts, including how structures can be made of smaller parts. Activity includes step-by-step instructions, extension ideas and STEM connections.

Quick Guide

Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
10 to 30 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
$10 - $20 per student

Age Range:
Ages 4 - 8

Resource Type:


Materials List (per student)

  • Various sizes of LEGO bricks or similar building bricks. The more the merrier!


  • Physical Sciences
    • Structure and Properties of Matter

Informal Categories

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Model Building
  • Toys


Includes alignment to state and/or national standards

Access Rights:

  • Free access