The LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Set is the go-to STEAM learning tool for grade 6-8 students. Combining colorful LEGO building elements, easy-to-use hardware, and an intuitive drag-and-drop coding language based on Scratch, SPIKE Prime continuously engages students through playful learning activities to think critically and solve complex problems, regardless of their learning level. From easy-entry projects to limitless creative design possibilities, LEGO® Education Spike™ helps students learn the essential STEAM and 21st-century skills needed to become the innovative minds of tomorrow… while having fun!
*Designed to suit children between the ages of 7-9, the LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Set is the ideal solution to engage students in activities that encourage critical thinking and complex problem solving. As official partners of LEGO® Education in Dubai, we here at Tamkeen Technology offer the SPIKE™ Prime kits to facilitate schools in expediting STEAM learning among their students.
SPIKE Prime engages students through playful learning to think critically and solve complex problems, regardless of their learning level – while having fun.
The LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime solution brings together LEGO® bricks, a programmable, multi-port hub, coding language based on Scratch and STEAM learning units to help students of all learning levels build confidence and critical thinking skills.
Offering an easy getting started experience, most SPIKE Prime’s standards-aligned lessons can be completed within a 45-minute class period – including building and coding. From easy entry lessons to the limitless creative designs, SPIKE Prime engages students regardless of their learning level in thinking critically, analyzing data, and solving complex problems with real-world relevance.
With teacher training, getting-started guides, and lesson plans, this solution is a great way to help build students’ confidence, strengthen their STEAM foundation, and set them up for success.
Everything you need – in one box and online.
Bricks, programmable hub, drag and drop software, app, and lesson plans are everything you need to start quickly and build confidence—no matter what level your students are at.
The SPIKE PRIME set includes over 500 appealing LEGO Technic elements in a fresh color palette. Included are new, never seen before, LEGO elements!
The programmable LEGO® Education Spike Hub features:
Engage students with three STEAM learning units focused on Engineering and Computer Science, linked to curriculum standards, and mostly optimized for 45-minute sessions.
The comprehensive online lesson plans with a wealth of accessible, interactive support material give teachers everything they need to deliver lessons with confidence.
Introduce your students to coding and robotics in a simple and intuitive way with the LEGO® Education SPIKE™ App. SPIKE Prime’s drag-and-drop coding environment for tablets and computers is based on the popular Scratch programming language, which is used by millions of children around the world — and easy to use!
Supported operating systems: iOS, Chrome, Windows 10, Mac and Android
Grow critical thinking skills through complex and personally relevant STEAM challenges with SPIKE Prime.
Designed for students’ grades 6-8 and most optimized for 45-minute lessons, the LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Set accelerate STEAM learning by consistently engaging students to think critically and to solve complex problems, regardless of their learning level.
The Invention Squad unit focuses on the engineering design process.
What will your students invent today?
Students will in each lesson focus on one specific step of the design process:
In the final lesson, students will integrate all of these steps into a project in which they will design something for someone.
This unit focuses on computational thinking skills for a Computer Science class.
Got a great idea? Entrepreneurship can strike at any moment, so get ready to transform thoughts into reality in our Kickstart a Business unit!
Students will, in different lessons, focus on exploring key skills:
In the final lesson, students will integrate all these skills into a project to design a factory box sorter.
The Life Hacks unit focuses on data representation and manipulation for a Computer Science class.
Looking at data doesn’t have to be boring! Bring fun ways to spice up the way data is represented in life.
Students will, in different lessons, focus on exploring key concepts:
In the final lesson, students will integrate all these concepts into a project to design a personal trainer for learning something faster.
In the Competition Ready unit, students will be introduced to the world of robotics competitions as they gradually learn the basics of building and programming autonomous robots using sensors.
Working together to build an effective competition robot, they’ll systematically test and refine programs, using the design process to develop a solution in order to complete missions, all the while developing skills related to collaboration and teamwork, and life skills for their future careers.
Our comprehensive online lesson plans and a wealth of accessible, interactive support material give teachers everything they need to deliver lessons with confidence, whatever their previous experience.
SPIKE Prime brings STEAM creativity and engagement into afterschool programs, robotics clubs, coding programs, and maker spaces.
For robotics competitions such as FIRST® LEGO® League and World Robot Olympiad, the SPIKE Prime Expansion Set and Competition Ready unit help empower students and teachers who are new to robotics and in need of more formalized training.
The final lesson of the competition unit has direct ties to the annual FIRST LEGO League Robot Game, making this the ideal start of the exciting competitions journey in or out of the classroom.