Even if you can’t travel the world, it doesn’t mean you can’t build the world with LEGO! These LEGO landmark challenges are the perfect way to add geography to your lesson plans. Also included are virtual tour links and fun facts for kids for each of the 12 landmarks. You decide where to go first! Maybe the kiddos will even invent their own LEGO landmarks!
LEGO® LANDMARK CHALLENGES FOR KIDS
LEGO® is one of the most awesome and versatile play materials out there. Ever since my son connected his first LEGO® bricks, he was in love. Usually, we enjoy tons of cool science experiments together so here we have mixed science and STEM with LEGO® building ideas.
LEGO CHALLENGE CARDS
As you may know we LOVE everything STEM, science, and slime related here. So we have combined that with LEGO® for AMAZING learning and playing experiences! Looking for things to do for the kids at home, LEGO is the perfect activity for kids of all ages.
For this set of LEGO landmark challenges, grab the map and locate each of the landmarks first. Then decide where to go! Watch a virtual tour and get ready to build!
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The benefits of LEGO® are numerous. From hours of free play to more complicated STEM projects, LEGO® building has been encouraging learning through exploration for decades. Our LEGO® activities cover so many areas of learning that are great for preschoolers through to the early teen years.
LEGO LANDMARK IDEAS
LEGO can easily fit into both your free time plans and educational plans seamlessly. Kids won’t even know how much they are really learning while they explore the world!
These LEGO challenge ideas go a step beyond the basic challenge cards because they offer a special task to complete, landmarks!
NOTE: When they are done building with LEGO, challenge them to build with other materials. Our building activities list has great suggestions.
FAMOUS LANDMARK VIRTUAL TOURS
These LEGO challenge cards each feature an important landmark from around the world to build! There are 12 landmarks to recreate in all.
You can also use the virtual tour links provided to take a trip to each landmark for inspiration.
My son and I enjoyed watching these together. He’s exloring Egypt these days!
- Eiffel Tower
- Leaning Tower of Pisa
- Taj Mahal
- The Great Wall of China
- The Great Pyramid
- Buckingham Palace
- St. Basil’s Cathedral
- The Parthenon
- The Gateway Arch
- The Golden Gate Bridge
- Chichen Itza
LEGO CHALLENGE IDEAS
Download and print the animal building challenges below.
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LEGO BUILDING CHALLENGES