The Brick Chronicles :: Creating Your Own Lego® Challenges

The Brick Chronicles feature unique creations made with Lego® bricks. Hopefully you, and the children in your life, will find them as inspiring as I do!

The "can you build a food truck" challenge - created by me. Challenge taken by by Alex, age 7.

The “can you build a food truck” challenge – created by me. Challenge taken by Alex, age 7.

As will often happen during a long day of camp, the students encountered a lull in the afternoon and needed a little “help” to overcome it (without running around the classroom). If it wasn’t 98° outside, I would have just taken them outside. But, since I was concerned with heat stroke, I pulled out my handy Lego® challenges instead!

I was working with seven and eight-year-olds and they would much rather do their own thing. So, I let them.

Challenge created and built by Alex, age 7.

Challenge created and built by Alex, age 7.

Challenge created and taken by Alex, age 7.

Challenge created and taken by Alex, age 7.

Challenge created and taken by Will, age 8.

Challenge created and taken by Will, age 8.

Challenge created and taken by Alex, age 7.

Challenge created and taken by Alex, age 7.