Preschoolers LOVE all things LEGO. Check out the list of amazing lego activities below! They’re a great option when it comes to engineering activities for preschoolers!
Engineer absolutely adores building and creating with LEGO, whether it’s with kits or just his imagination (check out the At-At he built over the holidays). So I’m always on the lookout out for LEGO activities for him! Since Pinterest is how I store many ideas, I wanted to share 15 of my favorite boards dedicated to all things LEGO!
Some of the boards do have the same pins, but they’re still amazing boards to follow. It’s always fun to see what LEGO activities others pin – more ideas for me to try with Engineer!
15 Must-Follow Pinterest boards for kids’ LEGO activities
Of course, I have to start out with Fun-A-Day’s LEGO Activities Galore! These are the ideas I’ve personally pinned to try with my son (age 7) and/or my preschoolers (ages 4 and 5).
Next up is Play Trains/Epic Fun for Kids’ LEGO Activities and Fun. Jessica’s son is into LEGO just like mine, so I keep a close eye on what she pins for her kiddo. Engineer and I LOVE her LEGO Yoda bubbling slime swamp world and her design-your-own LEGO wooden train tutorial!
Andie Jaye of Crayon Freckles’s Lego My LEGOs board has ideas pinned by 7 ladies, so there’s a lot of variety! Kristina of Toddler Approved is one of the collaborators – she hosted a LEGO week with other sites that shared some awesome ideas to try with the kids.
KCEdventures’ Fun with LEGO board is another one to watch. On her blog, Jacquie shared a list of items to use to count to 100. I love that she included LEGO pieces on the list, as Engineer used them when he was learning to count! Sarah of Frugal Fun for Boys is also a contributor to the board, and I love her tutorial for building rubber band-powered LEGO cars.
iGameMom’s LEGO board is another great resource for kiddos (and parents). Between iGameMom and Brain Power Boy (another contributor to the board), there are close to 200 pins to choose from!
I’m a huge fan of Living Montessori Now, so I couldn’t forget to include her Kids’ LEGO Learning Activities board.
Happy Hooligans’ LEGO board is a favorite of mine, as well. I’m pretty partial to it because Fun-A-Day’s Star Wars LEGO Science post was one of Jackie’s first pins to the board. I may have fan-girled a little at that. 😉
Oh, and of course there are LEGO’s own Pinterest boards to check out, too! They’ve got quite a few to choose from!
Well, those are my top 15 recommendations for Pinterest boards dedicated to LEGO activities for kids! I hope you found some new pinners to follow, as well as tons of new ideas to try with your children and/or students. Do you have a LEGO Pinterest board? Leave the link below in the comments so I can follow you!!
LEGO Kits and Materials
Now that you have some great LEGO activities in your preschool arsenal, you might need a few ideas for materials to stock up on. Of course, the first thing you’ll need is, well.. LEGOs! But here are some other LEGO materials and kits that might come in handy (I may get commissions for purchases made through links in this post):
- LEGO DUPLO set
- Set of classic LEGOs
- LEGO baseplates
- Storage for LEGOs
- LEGO kits
- Accessories for LEGOs
- LEGO Minifigures
So, we all know LEGOs are amazing. But there are also lots of other building sets that are perfect for preschool engineering activities. Check some of my favorites out below!
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