NAISR Bricks Challenge

1th– 5th Grade, ages 6 – 11

Our most popular program introduces primary school children to the basic principles of mathematics, science and engineering. 

Our lesson begins with an exciting story that opens our students minds to the exciting world of STEM. Bricks Challenge participants use our LEGO® bricks kits exclusively made for Young Engineers. Each lesson inspires students to create, build and learn through a fun and entertaining LEGO® Challenge experience.

Young Engineers participating in Bricks Challenge can expect to complete the program having learned important theoretical and practical lessons.

This club is also open for non-NAISR children to join.

  • Location: NAISR, Verhulstlaan 21, Rotterdam
  • Bricks Challenge full year 29 lessons, start September 25th
  • Wednesdays 15:15 – 16:30
  • Grade 1- 5 age 6 -11
  • €420,-

Calendar Brick Challenge program 2019/2020

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Bricks Challenge is a LEGO® based programme. Each class is 75 minutes long and delivers both theoretical and practical knowledge of the STEM subjects. Children are provided with a unique LEGO® bricks kit and build a motorised model at each class. 

Throughout our classes we aim to excite, inspire and educate your children in a way that sparks their curiousity and builds their confidence in STEM subjects.  Children leave our classes proud of their achievements with new knowledge and a new learning experience.

Program Subjects Include

  • Basic and complex mathematics: Children learn about ratios, squares and cubes as well as simple division and multiplication.
  • Famous scientific and philosophical figures: Children are introduced to Archimedes, Sir Isaac Newton, Einstein, and more.
  • Powers and principles in physics: Centrifugal and centripetal forces, the power of inertia, potential energy, kinetic energy, action and reaction law, buoyancy, torques, fulcrum, load division, angular momentum, and more.

Bricks Challenge Values

  • Develops motor skills
  • Encourages creative thinking
  • Develops the ability of analyzing engineering process
  • Strengthens social aptitude and develops communication and teamwork ability
  • Expands horizons and general knowledge in physics and various natural phenomena