Brick Building 101 (Paperback)

20 LEGO® activities to teach kids about STEAM

By Courtney Sanchez

Walter Foster Jr, 9781633225220, 80pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Library Binding (8/1/2019)

List Price: 14.95*
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Description

Now kids can combine a love for LEGO with learning STEAM topics (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) in this awesomely fun activity book!

Industrious minds will love learning to build a bunch of different stuff with these 20 step-by-step projects that range from beginner projects, such as a geoboard and DIY slime, to more challenging projects, such as a bird feeder and balloon racer. Large, full-color photos show each step along the way, with simple instructions and inspiration to extend projects and keep learning.

With STEAM learning on the rise, this book is the perfect way to inspire play and interest in the topics kids need to know about!


About the Author

A stay-at-home mom of three boys, Courtney Sanchez began crafting as way to keep her children stimulated and active. Having time to sit and be creative with children, and to explore using texture, colors and (most importantly) their imagination is a great way to bond and teach at the same time. Her website, Crafts by Courtney (www.craftsbycourtney.com) explores a variety of activities and how-to kids crafts to keep children active and inspired through creative play.



Praise For Brick Building 101: 20 LEGO® activities to teach kids about STEAM

A journey of discovery that won't see you breaking the bank buying expensive kits or materials.
- Read It Daddy

With STEAM learning on the rise, this book is the perfect way to inspire play and interest in the topics kids need to know about!
- Wellington City Libraries' Kids Blog

If you’ve got a mini master builder at home, then this is the perfect way to turn that love of LEGOs into some brain building. The book offers 20 activities using LEGO bricks to teach kids about STEAM concepts. 
- Red Tricycle

If you or your kids love getting into bricks, and are looking for some unique projects, check this book out. It combines LEGO with STEAM (science/tech/engineering/arts/math) for some great activities.
- Motherhood Moment

If you have kids who love bricks, give this book a go. Incorporate it into your homeschool curriculum or just have a little fun!
- Devoted Mommy of 3