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Arizona FIRST® LEGO® League

Welcome to FIRST® LEGO® League Jr.

The Arizona FIRST LEGO League Jr. is a great program for teachers, parents, after school, clubs or extracurricular programs.  It a wonderful platform for students ages 6-10 years old to work as a team to solve problems and better understand our world.  Each year a challenge is presented by the FIRST program.  This challenge acts as the center piece of a teams work.

The FIRST LEGO League Jr. program is currently run out of the K-12 Outreach Program with the Ira Fulton Schools of Engineering.  Your contact for questions and concerns can be directed to your Arizona FIRST LEGO League Jr. contact Laura Grosso at

What is FIRST® LEGO® Leauge Jr.?

FIRST LEGO League Jr. is a celebration of hard work, enthusiasm, and exploration. The program encompasses the skills and knowledge of the FIRST LEGO League, through a less competitive event that allows students to showcase their innovative ideas. Interested in starting a team? No problem! Just follow the steps below…  

  1. Create an account with FIRST if you are a new user then…
  2. Become a Certified Coach through FIRST
  3. Designate your Assistant Coach and have them become certified too!
  4. Register a Team and Get Started (View registration details HERE)…
    1. Kids 6-10 years in age with up to 6 students on a team.
    2. Use inspire kits, and old or new LEGO Bricks – your imagination is your guide!
    3. Use the yearly challenge and the WeDo 2.0 to help in your adventure.
    4. Do some research and build.
  5. Participate in an EXPO
    1. Minimal Registration Fee.
    2. Teams present to judges a show me poster (tri-fold science fair style with all information team researched)
    3. Team show their work to peers and learn from others.
    4. There are 3-4 Official EXPOS each year.

2020 Event

The FIRST Lego League Jr. Boomtown Build event will be held on April 11th, 2020 at the Arizona State University Tempe campus. The $20 team registration fee will cover food and snacks for the team. Parking is available in the Tyler Street Parking Structure on East Tyler Street. You can register for the event here. Please note that if you registered for the February 11th event, you will have to register again for this event.

Time FIRST Lego League Jr.
8:30 AM Team-Checkin
9:00 AM Opening Ceremonies
9:30 AM Reviewing / Activity
10:00 AM Reviewing / Activity
10:30 AM Reviewing / Activity
11:00 AM Lunch
11:30 AM Lunch
12:00 PM Reviewing / Activity
12:30 PM Team Networking
1:00 PM Watch FIRST Lego League
1:30 PM Pit Cleanup
2:00 PM Closing Ceremonies

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