Wisconsin has many teams around the state!
- 350+ FIRST LEGO League Challenge teams
- 130+ FIRST LEGO League Explore teams
We’d love to help you get started creating a team in your community!
Here are some questions parents often have:
FLL is for ages 9-14.
In the U.S. and Canada, FIRST LEGO League participants must not be younger than 9 years old or older than 14 as of January 1 of the year the Challenge is released. For more details, please refer to the Participation Rules.
Many schools have teams, also Scouts, 4-H, Boys and Girls Clubs, and homeschool groups. Or start your own team!
Each team has different fees to join a team. Please ask the coach.
You should work with the team coach to manage any accommodations during meetings. If your child needs accommodations at a tournament, the coach should let the tournament director know in advance what is needed.
Similar to most other organizations and public activities children participate in, FIRST requires a Consent and Release form to give permission to participate, for liability release, and for photography consent. Here is the Consent and Release Form if you’d like to read it
Each team has different policies on this. Please contact the coach.
Each team has different needs for additional help. Please ask the coach. Some common ways parents can help are: Snack coordinator, transportation to field trips, supervising online research during meetings, monitoring students with the robot and computer, treasurer, listening and giving feedback for team presentation preparation, and parent mentor.