Celebrate this Memorial Day with Classroom Antics this Memorial Day LEGO build. This patriotic build is a salute to our country and those who have sacrificed for it. From barbeques and parades to lake days and get-togethers, there’s a lot to do this weekend! If you are looking for a fun way to keep your kids entertained while you prep. Or, if you are in need of some really cute decorations for your event. Here is a Memorial Day LEGO build that is sure to entertain, make them think, and allow you to have some extra time together.
How to complete the Memorial Day LEGO build?
Little bins for little hands have created an American Flag LEGO Build with directions here. The build is not difficult but will require a number of red, white, and blue LEGOs. It also works much better if you have a 10″ x 10″ base plate.
How to make this LEGO build educational?
If you are using this Memorial Day LEGO build as a way to keep your kids entertained and occupied that is great. However, this build is a great opportunity to talk to your kids about the colors on the flag. For example, red symbolizes hardiness and valor, white symbolizes purity and innocence, and blue represents vigilance, perseverance, and justice. In addition, you can discuss the stars and the stripes and how they represent the original 13 Colonies and the 50 states of the Union.
How to do more with LEGO?
If your child is a lover of LEGOs, or just really had fun with this Memorial Day LEGO build, and would like to learn how to do more with them, join us in one of our LEGO robotics camps. We have LEGO Robotics camps for kids 7-9 and kids 10-13. In these camps, kids learn to code and program life into their LEGO creations.