LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Core Set is a hands-on, cross-curricular STEM solution that engages students by providing the resources to design, build and program their creations while helping them develop essential skills such as creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication. A Core Set supports two students and comes with a getting-started guide, video tutorials, and standards-aligned lesson plans. An eLearning program is included for educators.
The system includes the EV3 Intelligent Brick, a compact and powerful programmable computer that makes it possible to control motors and collect sensor feedback using the intuitive icon-based programming and data logging software that is delivered with the set.
The set is delivered in a sturdy storage bin with a sorting tray, three Servo Motors, five Sensors (Gyro, Ultrasonic, Color and 2x Touch), a EV3 Rechargeable DC Battery (with charging cable) and connecting cables.
Building instructions and other resources can be downloaded from the EV3 Resources & Support page (printed manual is no longer available).
Build Confidence with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3
LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 is a hands-on, cross-curricular solution that engages and challenges high school students to practice their STEM and robotics skills in a ‘near real-world’ environment. Easily adaptable to fit any learning environment, MINDSTORMS EV3 offers the opportunity for confidence-boosting in-depth study, preparing students to pursue further education in computer science, engineering and other related areas.
In the Box
Advanced and Accurate Components
LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 combines LEGO Technic building elements, powerful hardware and Python programming with project-based learning units focusing on engaging STEM topics. The EV3 Intelligent Brick, motors, and sensors let students analyze and apply real data, as they design and build advanced and diverse robotics inventions.
Expansions & Extras
Standards-aligned Lesson Plans
Our LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 lesson plans are designed to challenge students to practice their STEM and robotics skills in a ‘near real-world’ environment. The standards-aligned lessons foster project-based learning while providing the opportunity for in-depth study with the autonomy to define and reach individual goals.
“It takes three seconds for them to take it (LEGO® Mindstorms® Education EV3) apart and rebuild it, and that is so valuable to a student, the rapid prototyping over and over, getting results every time and seeing that progression. It’s how you build confidence.”
Korea International School
Powerful Python Coding
With LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3, students get to experience real-world applications of Python, which is considered the most common language used to teach computer science at universities. Programming with MINDSTORMS EV3 creates a strong foundation for students to explore topics such as Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, while building 21st-century skills that are vital to future success.
After you purchase your solution, getting started is easy! This is where you will be guided on how to start using your solution in the classroom.
LEGO® Education courses provide teachers the opportunity to experience lessons from a student’s perspective, master classroom management, and explore best practices in classroom implementation. Courses support ongoing teacher training and development needs.
We have FAQs, teacher guides, software and videos that will provide what you need to get the most out of our solutions for your students.
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Ready for STEM Competitions
LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 will empower your students to take on the world of STEM competitions. Robotics competitions like FIRST® LEGO® League and World Robot Olympiad offer fun hands-on challenges that get students excited, build confidence, and develop the kind of skills needed for real world success.