MINDSTORM EV3 Curriculum content
In order to use the curriculum materials you need to have the LEGO MINDSTORMS Education EV3 software installed. These resources focus on students aged 10-16 with links to national curriculum standards. Includes student-ready resources, full teacher support, assessment tools, sample programs, and building instructions.
EV3 Maker Activities
These six activities require the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Core Set (45544). Supporting materials for teachers and middle school students are provided, offering everything teachers and students need to explore their inner makers as they follow the design process to solve open-ended, themed challenges.
EV3 Coding Activities
Provides 30+ hours of classroom instruction in PDF format. Includes sample programs and 12 computer science activities, with cross-curricular opportunities in design and technology, science, and math. Students will engage with real-world topics in order to apply and develop their programming skills. Sample programs can be found by clicking on “Support” at the top of this page.
EV3 Design Engineering Projects
Provides 30+ hours of classroom instruction and problem-solving activities focusing on STEM learning using real-life robotics. Each of the 15 activities begins with a design brief and ends with a final project that can be presented and shared. Integrates into the EV3 Software.
EV3 Science Curriculum
Provides 28+ hours of classroom instruction integrated into the EV3 Software. Includes 14 physical science experiments centered on energy, heat and temperature, force and motion, and light. Students will utilize data logging capabilities. Some experiments require the Renewable Energy Add-on Set (9688) and the Temperature Sensor (9749). Integrates into the EV3 Software.
EV3 Space Challenge Curriculum
This download requires the EV3 Space Challenge Set (45570). Provides 30+ hours of classroom instruction and STEM learning. Includes challenge missions and research projects co-developed with space experts. Students will explore and create innovative solutions to current space exploration topics. Integrates into the EV3 Software.