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Lego Ideas for Kids

Building things with Lego blocks is a popular pastime for kids.  Lego bricks provide exciting entertainment and challenges for builders of all ages. Creating with Lego will keep a child busy for hours. But even the most creative kids have trouble coming up with new ideas.  We have searched and found hundreds of creative ideas.  

Are you looking for Lego ideas?  Give those bins of Lego bricks new life and provide exciting challenges with some of the amazing Lego building projects on this page.

You will find:

  • Easy Lego builds for small kids
  • Lego building ideas for older kids
  • Lego challenges
  • Lego games
  • STEM activities using Legos
  • Educational activities
  • Lego storage ideas
  • Lego idea books
  • And more.

The internet has a wealth of free, yes FREE, Lego ideas and projects on how to build cool stuff. We rounded up the following list of Lego activities and projects to keep your child engaged for hours.  Best of all, building with Legos doesn't require an electronic device or an app, so you don’t have to worry about too much screen time.

How else can Legos be used?  Legos can make a birthday party great, Lego bricks in the classroom can become an educational tool, or use Legos as a fun game night at home! 

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 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks

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This book features imaginative play and building ideas, from LEGO projects that take just a few minutes and require a handful of bricks to inspirational build ideas and activities to keep you occupied for hours. by Simon Hugo - Published 2016 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Awesome LEGO Creations with Bricks You Already Have

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50 New Robots, Dragons, Race Cars, Planes, Wild Animals and Other Exciting Projects to Build Imaginative Worlds by Sarah Dees - Paperback - Published 2016 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Brick Science

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Build your way through over a dozen fantastic STEM experiments, brick by brick!

Does your young scientist love LEGOs? Then this is the book for them! Contained within these pages is a plethora of experiments and lessons to teach your child all about STEM using LEGO bricks.
by Jacquie Fisher - Paperback - Published 2020 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Genius LEGO Inventions with Bricks You Already Have

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40+ New Robots, Vehicles, Contraptions, Gadgets, Games and Other Fun STEM Creations
Use science and engineering to transform your bin of LEGO® bricks into amazing, movable toys, machines and gadgets.
by Sarah Dees - Paperback - Published 2018 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Incredible LEGO® Creations from Space with Bricks You Already Have

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Turn your bucket of LEGO® bricks into fun new space expeditions—complete with epic spaceships, kooky aliens and cool vehicles! by Sarah Dees - Paperback - Published 2019 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 The LEGO Ideas Book

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The book is divided into six themed chapters — transportation, buildings, space, kingdoms, adventure, and useful makes — each with basic templates of key models and spreads to inspire you to create your own. by Daniel Lipkowitz - Published 2011 Affiliate Link to Amazon

100 Ideas for Learning with Lego

Make learning science, math, social studies, language arts, and more FUN by learning with Lego. 123 Homeschool 4 Me

100+ Lego Building Projects for Kids

Here’s a collection of awesome LEGO building ideas that will inspire any LEGO® fan! Frugal Fun 4 Boys

13 LEGO STEM Activities for Young Engineers

Challenge kids with these Lego activities. Mama in the Now

250+ Lego Challenge Cards

With just over 250 cards to choose from, your child can almost do 5 challenges a week to be creative and inspired in their LEGO designs. The Canadian Homeschooler

37 Genius Lego Organization Ideas

Is your child's room overrun with Legos? Are Legos everywhere? Legos are the toy that keeps kids occupied but also they keep multiplying as you purchase more Legos.

Here are some organization ideas for Legos.
Kids Activities Blog

Balloon-Powered LEGO Cars

Balloon-Powered LEGO Cars

Create and build balloon-powered LEGO cars with information from this post. Mombrite

Books of the Bible

Learn the books of the bible with Legos. 123 Homeschool 4 Me

Computer Desks from Lego's

Computer Desks from Lego's

This video will show you how to build computer desks out of Lego's.

Creating the Alphabet with Lego Building Blocks

One of the most effective ways to help your child learn the letters is through play. Legos are one of the most popular kid's toys. Learning with Legos can be fun. All About Learning Press

DIY Lego Game

A fun DIY homemade game with Legos. Inspired By Family

DIY Lego Picture Frame

One of these frames would be a great Mother's Day or Father's Day gift. Laly Mom

DIY Lego Travel Box

A fun idea that will help you out when you’re away from the house with your Lego lover, a convenient travel box! Learn how to make this easy Lego box. Sunshine and Hurricanes

DJ Stand & Speakers

DJ Stand & Speakers

Have a dance party! Learn how to create a Lego DJ stand with speakers and start the party.

Good Guys Base

Good Guys Base

Learn how to build a good guy base with Lego's.

Homemade Lego Board Game

Create a fun board game with the free PDF file. All you need to play is the PDF Lego board, a die, some Lego people or faces and Lego bricks. The object is to have the tallest tower at the end of the game. Craftmeister

How to Build a Computer, Desk and Power Source with Lego's

How to Build a Computer, Desk and Power Source with Lego's

This video will show you how to build a computer, desk and power source using Lego's.

How to Organize Lego Manuals

One moms solution to all those Lego instructions manuals laying around the home. Making Lemonade

Lego Challenge Cards

The beautiful part about these challenge cards is they provide the idea, and then your child can take the idea and run with it!
Just read the card and build it.
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Lego Football Goal Post

Lego Football Goal Post

Learn how to play paper football with LEGO goal posts that your kids can easily build with LEGO blocks you probably already have at home. Mombrite

Lego Goal Post

Make a simple LEGO goal post; then fold a paper football and your kid has everything needed to play table football. Little Bins for Little Hands

Lego Marble Run

Build a Lego marble run with your crafty kids and see who can get the marble through the maze first! The Crafty Mummy

Lego Math Printable Challenge Cards

Learn math concepts with Legos. Simply print the cards, add a basket of bricks, and you have an instant math center! Frugal Fun 4 Boys

Lego Menorah

Have your kid rummage around in their Lego collection of bricks and accessories to make a Lego menorah. Great flameless way for kids to celebrate. What Do We Do All Day

Lego Menorah Idea

Use this tutorial with the bricks and pieces you have on hand for kids to create their own unique LEGO Menorah for Hanukkah. Little Bins for Little Hands

Lego Minions

Ideas for building some Lego Minions. Frugal Fun for Boys

Lego Mural Ideas

Lego wall building ideas and printable building cards. Frugal Fun 4 Boys

LEGO Pen and Pencil Holder

LEGO Pen and Pencil Holder

Learn how to make a LEGO pencil holder with LEGO you have around the house.
Kids will have fun making this easy LEGO pen and pencil holder for themself or for Dad or Mom as a Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, Christmas, or birthday gift.

Lego Photo Frame

DIY changeable Legos picture frame. It’s easy to make with a wooden frame from the craft store and some simple supplies. Frugal Fun 4 Boys

Lego Playing Card Holder

Lego Playing Card Holder

Does your kid love Legos? Does your kid have trouble holding cards when playing card games? This very simple Lego playing card holder is easy to build.

Lego Science Scavenger Hunt

With this fun activity, kids will learn about changing states of matter, chemical reactions and with small children fine motor skills. Fun A Day

Lego Solar System

An activity where kids can build a Lego solar system and at the same time learn about the solar system. Kitchen Counter Chronicle

Lego Star Wars Speeders

Frugal Fun for Boys

Lego STEM Activities

These fun LEGO STEM activities give children hands-on practice with science, technology, engineering, and math – skills they’ll rely on for years to come. The Stem Laboratory

Lego Video Camera

Lego Video Camera

A video tutorial on how to make a Lego video camera.

Legos Duplo Alphabet Cards

A full set of FREE printable alphabet cards for kids to use to make the alphabet with Legos. One Beautiful Home

Printable Lego Challenge Cards

Printable Lego Challenge Cards

LEGO challenge cards are an easy way to add an extra level of play to your child’s favorite plastic bricks.
Click the link, download, cut apart. Then challenge your kids.
One Mama's Daily Drama

Printable, Free Lego Challenge Cards

These cards challenge kids to create all sorts of things from Lego – buildings, vehicles, places, even themselves! Simply click the link and print. Childhood 101

Robber's Hideout

Robber's Hideout

A video on building a robber's hideout with Legos.

Rubber Band Powered Car

Building this car is a great engineering STEM project that demonstrates the power of potential and kinetic energy. Frugal Fun 4 Boys

Star Wars Lego Game Challenge

These Lego Star Wars Printable Game Cards provide exciting challenges for builders of all ages. Great for a birthday party, classroom event, or a game night at home! Sunshine and Hurricanes

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