Coding Express is a wonderful set which can introduce early coding into early childhood in a fun and easy way. It is a creative, intuitive and versatile solution. This set naturally sparks curiosity, creativity and desire to explore and learn together. Children can play with the fun train and learn simple coding at the same time. They will intuitively explore early coding concepts, such as sequencing, looping and conditional coding, while developing problem-solving skills , critical thinking, collaboration, and social and emotional skills.
There is also a child-led free optional app that provides four areas for preschoolers to explore: Journeys, Characters, Music and Maths. The different themed activities change the way the action bricks behave, altering the effect on the train. The activities are open ended, and preschoolers will practice a variety of skills relevant for early childhood development. Journeys explore destinations, sequencing events and language. Characters explore emotional reactions and social and emotional development. Music explores sequencing and looping sound through music. Maths explore action and reaction through movement and activities.
With Coding Express children will critical skills through playful, hands-on learning with LEGO DUPLO bricks. They will learn early coding skills such as pattern making, sequencing, looping, conditional coding, language and literacy, collaboration, problem solving and expressing ideas with digital elements. This fun and playful set is suitable for children and toddlers from the age of 2 years.
LEGO Education resources are designed specifically for learning in the early years. They tap into children’s innate desires to explore, imagine and learn, providing hands-on opportunities for creativity and imagination. Made from high quality, durable plastic, LEGO and LEGO Duplo bricks contain no harmful phthalates or BPAs. Learning is at the very core of the LEGO Group’s values. LEGO Education combines the unique, inspiring qualities of LEGO bricks with specific tools and curriculum so educators can support children to learn and grow.