Bricks 4 Kidz for Educators

In-School Workshops & After School Classes

Empowering todays students to become tomorrows innovators and problem solvers.

It’s Bricks 4 Kidz’s vision to Make high-quality STEAM education programmes ACCESSIBLE to all tamariki of New Zealand, to inspire them to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, through innovative play-based learning.

Bricks 4 Kidz brings curriculum supporting workshops to New Zealand classrooms. The curriculum has been adapted from the global curriculum to focus on the New Zealand curriculum key competencies and core values.

Innovative STEAM Programming Workshops

The Bricks 4 Kidz In-School STEAM Workshops, utilises the love students have for LEGO® to deliver hands-on lessons related to cross-disciplinary curriculum objectives. The programme includes an introduction to coding fundamentals using LEGO® WeDo 2.0 and MINDSTORMS® EV3 to teach important critical thinking skills that will inspire future problem-solvers.

LEGO® Serious Play® for Education

Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO® Serious Play® for Education workshops will lead students through a series of challenges which promotes expression, critical-thinking and problem-solving. During the creative LEGO® building process, as a visual and kinesthetic communication tool, students will improve confidence in their ability to communicate ideas and create shared mindset.

Project Based Artificial Intelligence Programming Workshops

The Bricks 4 Kidz Artificial Intelligence programme build on the success of ReadyAi (US) curriculum and provide children with a enriching learning experience, to learn the Five Big Ideas in AI through real-life projects, gain ideas of how to use AI to improve our lives, and inspire them to become young problem solvers and innovators of tomorrow.

After School Enrichment Programme

Bricks 4 Kidz weekly after-school classes builds on the universal popularity of LEGO® to deliver high quality, educational play. Kids experience the hands-on fun of model-building, from concept to completion. While exploring principles of engineering, physics, coding and more, students will develop problem solving and critical thinking skills.

LEGO® STEAM Holiday Programme

Tap into your students potential by encouraging their creativity with Bricks 4 Kidz® Holiday Programme. Explore the world of engineering, architecture, science, technology, animated movie-making, robotics, and 3D virtual building with LEGO® bricks. Each day offers exciting themes and activities, which are sure to inspire the master builder in all of us.

Benefits of the Bricks 4 Kidz Programmes

  • Inspires growth mindset through design and critical thinking
  • Reinforce science, technology, engineering and maths concepts
  • Develop information processing and problem-solving skills, build self-confidence
  • Shapes innovative and creative thinkers for the future
  • Foster teamwork and collaboration
  • Spark imagination and creativity

To enquire about Bricks 4 Kidz In-School Workshops or after-school enrichment programme in your school, please contact us at 0800 LEGO 4 K (534 645) (Select option 1) or email nz@bricks4kidz.com.