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LEGO® Education

BricQ Motion Essential


To fully understand and support your students’ needs during a LEGO® Education BricQ Motion Essential lesson, we encourage you to explore and work hands-on from a student’s perspective.

Learning in Action

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Standards-Based Lessons

In the Free Throw lesson, student pairs explore the motion of a basketball when scoring a three-point throw.. In this lesson, your students will:

  • Observe and measure an object’s motion to recognize a pattern
  • Record data and use it to make predictions

Standards Mapping

  • Next Generation Science Standards
    • 3-PS2-2: Make observations and/or measurements of an object’s motion to provide evidence that a pattern can be used to predict future motion.
  • International Society for Technology in Education
    • 4c: Develop & test prototypes
    • 7c: Contribute constructively to project teams
  • Common Core
    • ELA-LITERACY.SL.1: Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about grade 1 topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups.

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