BRICKS 4 KIDZ® – Indianapolis North

*We’re hiring! Bricks 4 Kidz Indianapolis is looking for enthusiastic instructors for our after-school enrichment programs. It’s the perfect opportunity for college students, retired teachers, and more. Training, materials, and lesson plans provided. Flexible work schedule, but will need to be available to work from at least 3-5pm on the school days you choose. Must have significant experience with kids, and be highly reliable and trustworthy. Must pass a background check.

Our programs provide an extraordinary atmosphere for children to build unique creations, play games, and have loads of fun using LEGO® bricks. Our camps, after-school programs, pre-school classes, and in-school field trips expose students to important Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) concepts through hands-on lessons, interactive models, and challenges.

Every Bricks 4 Kidz program provides a safe, relaxed learning environment where initiative is invited and self-expression is celebrated. Model building provides opportunities for problem-solving and helps kids develop an appreciation for how things work. All of this takes place while kids are having fun and socializing in a non-competitive and creative atmosphere.

All Bricks 4 Kidz activities are designed to trigger children’s lively imaginations and build their self-confidence. We learn. We build. We play. WITH LEGO BRICKS!

GOALS

  • Explore math and science concepts.
  • Introduce engineering and architecture principles.
  • Increase general knowledge through discussions related to each model.
  • Develop social/emotional skills such as patience, teamwork and communication in the process of completing a project.
  • Enhance self-esteem by solving problems and completing projects.
  • Improve fine-motor skills as children manipulate small components.
  • Utilize multiple learning modalities to engage visual, kinesthetic and auditory learning styles.
  • Teach important classroom skills such as organization and following directions.
  • Foster an appreciation for how things work.
  • Have fun! 

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