LEGO Academy Training

WeDo 2.0 Training

LEGO® Education Academy

Course Objectives

WeDo 2.0 Training | LEGO Education Academy

We deliver training that is not only playful and engaging, but gives educators confidence to leave the training saying, "I can do this. I can apply this in my teaching."

The training will enable teachers to:

  • Implement and utilize LEGO® Education solutions in day-to-day teaching
  • Align the use of the material to curriculum standards
  • Create lesson plans according our 4C approach to learning
  • Understand how LEGO Education resources facilitate students’ learning
A full-day course consists of the following key elements:
  • Hands-on with the materials within the first 10 minutes 
  • Two-thirds of the course includes hands-on activities
  • One-third of the course includes presentation and discussion
  • Curriculum-relevant coursework
  • Lesson planning
  • 7 hours of training, including breaks

Led by a certified LEGO® Education Academy trainer this program will give you a basic understanding of how to implement and use the WeDo 2.0 solution.

You will experience how you can support your students in hands-on learning with a focus on science and coding. This will be including a good focus on how you as a teacher can cover different curriculum areas and at the same time learn 21st century skills like problem solving, flexibility, critical thinking, creativity and perseverance in a collaborative environment.

It will be facilitated through fun and engaging training experiences that will give you a fundamental introduction to the LEGO Education approach to learning and what we mean by Learning through Play. You will walk away with many ideas on how to start and continue using WeDo 2.0 in your classroom.

To support you in succeeding, we will provide time and guidance to plan your first lessons using WeDo 2.0 teaching material and approach to learning. By the end of the program, you will be fully prepared to make elementary science an inspiring, engaging experience for all the students in your class.

Learning outcomes:

  • Increase your understanding of WeDo 2.0 and how to use it effectively in your classroom
  • Explore a range of different subjects and project types
  • Learn to work with the software and gain hands-on experience
  • Develop effective techniques to apply WeDo 2.0 in the classroom, including lesson planning and classroom management
  • Understand how WeDo 2.0 works in parallel with the Next Generation Science Standards
  • See how coding and construction with LEGO bricks can be great motivators for students
  • Gain a strong understanding of LEGO Education learning methodology
Introduction | WeDo 2.0 Training | LEGO Education Academy