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School Field Trips

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centers have collaborated with LEGO® Education to provide unique, high quality learning experiences

 

PRE-SCHOOLS

Our Pre-school program taps in to young children's innate desire to explore, investigate and learn. See your pre-schoolers imagine, create and explore whole new worlds with oversize LEGO® bricks designed to fit perfectly in small hands. We believe that playing is the best way to learn for pre-schoolers and LEGOLAND® Discovery Centers are the ultimate LEGO classroom.

SEASONS WORKSHOP

Help your young students learn about the seasons the hands-on way. In this workshop students will build and share what they know about the current season; leading to a discussion on changes in weather and important seasonal activities and events. 

More Information

  • Grade Level: Pre-school
  • Subjects Covered: Science, Speaking and Listening
  • Materials Used: StoryTales Set
  • Standards Addressed: CCSS: SL.1.1.B; SL.1.4; SL.1.6

SPINNING TOPS WORKSHOP

In this exciting 30 minute workshop students build LEGO spinning tops, collect data on whose spinning top spins the longest, while also learning about the forces that affect their tops performance. 

More Information

  • Grade Level: Kindergarten
  • Subjects Covered: Engineering, Design, Mathematics
  • Materials Used: Early Simple Machines III Set
  • Standards Addressed: NGSS: K-2-ETS1-1; K-2-ETS1-2; K-2-ETS1-3 and CCSS: SL.CCR.1; SL.CCR.2

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

HANDS – ON LEARNING

Inspire your students imaginations with educational play that harnesses the limitless creative possibilities of LEGO® bricks.

LEGOLAND Discovery Centers offer hands-on learning across the curriculum, including science, mathematics, language arts, technology, and engineering design, while building and reinforcing Collaboration, Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving.

Our centers facilitate learning through interactive experiences to promote deeper engagement with the subject matter.

SPINNING TOPS WORKSHOP 

In this exciting 30 minute workshop students build LEGO spinning tops, collect data on whose spinning top spins the longest, while also learning about the forces that affect their tops performance. 

More Information

  • Grade Level: 1st Grade
  • Subjects Covered: Engineering, Design, Mathematics
  • 30 - 40 minutes
  • Up to 30 students per workshop

Standards Addressed:

  • NGSS: K-2-ETS1-1; K-2-ETS1-2; K-2-ETS1-3
  • CCSS: SL.CCR.1; SL.CCR.2

SPIN THE GEARS WORKSHOP

Gears, gears, gears! In this workshop students will build a series of models and experiment with gears exploring the difference between drive vs. driven gears, clockwise vs. counter clockwise, and discovering the concepts of effort and force.

More Information

  • Grades: 2nd - 3rd
  • Subjects Covered: Engineering, Design, Mathematics
  • 30 - 40 minutes 
  • Up to 30 students per workshop

Standards Addressed:

  • NGSS: 3-5-ETS1-2; 3-5-ETS1-3
  • CCSS: SL.CCR.1; SL.CCR.2

What a Great Experience!

In this workshop students will recount an experience they had, literally building their characters, setting, and plot using LEGO elements. They will also write about their experience using their model as a visual referencing tool and share their story with others. 

More Information

  • Grades: 2nd - 6th
  • Subjects Covered: English Language Arts
  • 30 - 40 minutes 
  • Up to 30 students per workshop

Standards Addressed:

  • CCSS: SL.CCR.4; SL.CCR.6; L.5.1.c; L.CCR.1

Merry-Go-Round Workshop

This workshop provides a fun, hand-on way to get students excited about engineering, design, and mathematics. Students build a LEGO merry-go-round to explore gear ratios then experiment with gear trains to see which combination enables their ride to spin the fastest.

More Information

  • Grades: 4th - 6th
  • Subjects Covered: Engineering, Design, Mathematics, Listening and Speaking
  • 30 - 40 minutes 
  • Up to 30 students per workshop

Standards Addressed:

  • NGSS: 3-5-ETS1-2; 3-5-ETS1-3
  • CCSS: SL.CCR.1; SL.CCR.2 

ABOUT LEGO EDUCATION

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centers and LEGO® Education work in partnership to deliver high quality educational experiences will prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s world. Now educators can discover the learning philosophy of LEGO Education in the thrilling atmosphere of LEGOLAND Discovery Centers, offering a wonderful balance of learning and fun.

WHAT WE OFFER TEACHERS

We offer teachers well-designed, age appropriate school trips that support educational curriculum standards.

  • All LEGOLAND Discovery Center workshops integrate hands-on materials and activities designed by LEGO Education in collaboration with real-world educators
  • Meet current education standards bringing math, science, engineering, and language arts to life
  • Develop 21st century learning skills of communication, collaboration, critical-thinking, and problem solving

We are thrilled to offer special rates for groups affiliated with educational institutions.

We offer teacher preview visits to help you plan your school visit. Come and familiarize yourself with the attraction and ask our staff any questions you may have. Please contact us at 847.592.9700 or email us at GroupSalesCH@LEGOLANDDiscoveryCenter.com to schedule your preview visit in advance.

BOOK YOUR FIELD TRIP

  • Click here to download our field trip preparation guide.
  • Reservations are required 3 weeks in advance. 
  • Schools are welcomed Monday - Friday from 9am - 2pm.
  • LEGO Education Workshops are not offered during school breaks, summer or holidays.
  • All prices are subject to tax. Tax exempt forms must be submitted before payment.
  • No outside food and beverage allowed. To eat here, a meal deal must be booked through our group sales office upon reservation.
  • Minimum number of students required is 10.
  • School field trip pricing valid except during school breaks, summer or holidays. Summer pricing in effect for field trips between June 19 - August 31. 

pricing & package options

Admission Package

  • Full access to all exhibits, rides and movies
  • Price does not include LEGO Education workshop
  • For every 5 paid children, 1 adult goes free
  • $7 per person (adults and children)

Education Package

  • Full access to all exhibits, rides and movies
  • Choice of 30 min. LEGO Education Workshop 
  • For every 5 paid children, 1 adult goes free
  • $10 per child
  • $7 per adult

All Inclusive Package

  • Full access to all exhibits, rides and movies
  • Choice of 30 min. LEGO Education Workshop 
  • Cheese pizza and water lunch
  • $12.50 per child
  • $9.50 per adult

Deluxe Package

  • Full access to all exhibits, rides and movies
  • Choice of 30 min. LEGO Education Workshop 
  • Cheese pizza, bag of chips and Capri Sun
  • $15.00 per child
  • $12.00 per adult




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CONTACT INFORMATION

Group Booking Coordinator
Email: GroupSalesCH@legolanddiscoverycenter.com 
Phone: 847. 592. 9708

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