10 Best LEGO Sets for Girls Reviewed in 2020
From the very start, LEGO has made a name for themselves in the toy market and for a very good reason. First, because kids love building with them and second because parents love toys that bring them back to their childhood. LEGOs provide kids with a lot of open-end play time and the opportunity to develop creative skills.
Then there are the specialty sets. These sets are geared towards a certain focused audience. Our list is geared toward the sets that are the best LEGOs for girls. These sets feature characters from movies to sets of LEGOs for open-ended building fun. These are the most popular sets for girls on the market.
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Two story LEGO set
Revolving dance floor
Balcony and chandelier
Eight character figures
Beast’s head detaches to transform him back into the Prince
Compatible with all LEGO brand toys
- Disney Princess Belle's Enchanted Castle 41067
- LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 31313 Robot Kit for Kids
- Friends Heartlake Summer Pool
- The Princess Play Castle
- Disney Princess Ariel and The Magical Spell
- LEGO Friends Olivia's House
- Classic Medium Creative Brick Box
- LEGO Disney Princess Moana's Ocean Voyage
- Friends Heartlake Lighthouse
- Friends Heartlake Puppy Daycare 41124
- LEGO Disney Frozen II Anna’s Canoe Expedition
- LEGO Friends Heartlake Mia’s Tree House Playset
- LEGO Friends Emma’s Art Stand
- LEGO Ideas Women of NASA
- LEGO Friends Snow Resort Ski Lift Building Set
- LEGO Friends The Big Race Day
- LEGO Disney Princess Cinderella’s Dream Castle
- LEGO Jurassic World Stygimoloch Breakout
- LEGO Friends Nature Glamping Building Kit
- LEGO Friends Baking Competition
- LEGO Friends Juice Truck
21 Best LEGO Sets for Girls Reviewed
1. Disney Princess Belle's Enchanted Castle 41067
Two story LEGO set
Revolving dance floor
Balcony and chandelier
Eight character figures
Beast’s head detaches to transform him back into the Prince
Compatible with all LEGO brand toys
Lots of small pieces to assemble
Castle itself isn’t very big
It contains a lot of characters and the castle is detailed, elegant, and has fun features. Kids love reenacting their favorite movies and fairy tales, and this set brings everything from Belle’s world right to your living room table.Read more
This set is intended for children six to twelve years of age. It’s a great purchase, especially for fans of the classic Disney Princesses! Kids will love getting to build and play with Belle in the Beast’s castle. Just keep these small pieces away from toddlers as they are choking hazards.
Belle is a great example of a heroine that can defy traditional roles and model compassion, intelligence, and strength for little girls. Searching for somewhere in which she feels she might belong, she stumbles into the Enchanted Castle, wherein a whole roster of odd and lovable characters remind her that love means standing firm in your own principles while showing kindness to the parts of the people around us that we might not understand. Immerse your children in Belle’s journey with this castle set, including LEGO figures of all their favorite fairy tale characters (Belle, The Beast/Prince, Lumiere, Cogsworth, Madame de La Grande Bouche, Babette, Mrs. Potts, and Chip). Help Belle turn the Beast back into his true Prince-ly form before the last rose petals drop and the spell becomes unbreakable.
While critics have some valid arguments with the original fairy tale, Disney’s version does a wonderful job of creating a story about a woman balancing both strength and vulnerability while establishing her place in the world. This LEGO set lets kids reenact Belle’s journey and work their fine motor skills as they construct and waltz the characters through the castle.
2. LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 31313 Robot Kit for Kids
Five robots in one
Programming tablet included
The robot can walk, talk and think
Easy to build
Some people found the programming hard to understand
Includes instructions for one robot
This robot is one of a kind. It has super cool features such as talking, walking and thinking. Also, we love that girls can build not just one robot, but five which can only mean more fun and more exploring. This is an amazing set to spark imagination and is a great way to introduce girls to programming while having fun.Read more
If you have an older girl who wants a challenge, this is the set for her. It’s recommended for children ages six to twelve, as it isn’t just a basic build: it also requires some basic computer programming to fully enjoy this toy! We think it’s a great STEM choice for kids who are starting to show interest in those fields.
Unleash the creative powers in your little girl with this super cute robot toy. Building this Lego set is a great way to expand your child’s software scope. To get even more advanced features, connect your robot to your pc or mac. Your smart device gives you access to free programming where you will also find a Mindstorm community that you can interact with.
The Mindstorm set comes with a programming robot that you can use to create five different types of robots. Your little girl can play with a different robot every day, which will keep them pretty occupied and having loads of fun. Using the programming tablet, you can set these bots to walk, talk and even think. They can do anything you can imagine. The instructions are easy to follow, and you can easily build robots without much trouble.
3. Friends Heartlake Summer Pool
LEGO set featuring pool, diving board, and hot tub, and more
Set includes two mini character dolls
Included is a fun accessory kit with food, ball, and more
Features 589 pieces
Provides open creative play time
Assembly of the set will take several hours
Some pieces included in the set are very small
The fun accessories add to the experience of making their imaginations really come alive. The set is best-suited for children ages 5 to 12 years old. It is truly a relaxing experience for all with this LEGO kit. From rainy days to fun bonding time with your little girl, this pool-featured LEGO set is a great purchase. It has tons of accessories and features even more for them and the dolls to interact withRead more
Aimed at girls ages six to twelve, this is a cute little set, especially for summer fun! It features two mini-figures so your child can play by herself or with friends and the construction is colorful and slightly more challenging than a basic build, as it includes cool features like a slide, pool, towers, and stairs.
Looks like it is summer time in Legoland. This set includes the summer pool and the featured Friends characters. When it is hot you will find them sunning by the pool, using the long sliding board, jumping off the diving board, and swimming up to the bar for a refreshment. After a long day at the pool, the characters can even use the outdoor shower behind the aquarium and the restroom.
It also features a stand for the lifeguard, a hot tub, and day bed. It offers a time of luxury and relaxation. Included in the set is all the blocks needed to build this fabulous scene plus two mini characters to engage with. There is also an accessory kit included that has a basket, an ice cream cone, newspaper, service bill, cherries, glasses, a ball, and a pineapple.
Creative play is a wonderful way to develop and advances cognitive development within the youth. Providing them with toys like this LEGO set is a great way to spark their imaginations and allow them to engage in hours of endless creative playtime. From building the playset to interacting with the dolls when it is completed the kids will just have a great time playing with these LEGOs.
4. The Princess Play Castle
Build the castle, or the alternate playground and bedroom build
Simpler building for younger girls
Storage tub for the pieces
There are some rather rare pieces in this set, including the wall pieces with printing around the windows
Comes with 150 pieces with one mini-figure and a cat.
Playground is uninteresting, but cute
Bedroom doesn’t have a base build to connect the pieces
It’s great for stimulating imagination as the building set can be reconfigured in a variety of ways. Excellent for developing divergent problem solving skills at such a young age.Read more
This Juniors Easy to Build kit is perfect for girls ages four to seven. It includes lots of different pieces as well as some design ideas, all of which are specifically constructed to provide a little bit of challenge to that age group without frustrating them.
This is for younger girls who can play with the princess in her fairy tale castle. Groom the kitty at the grooming station, walk the drawbridge, or whoosh down the slide. This a magical world where anything can happen. This is an easier build for little girls so they can learn the needed skills.
The Princess Play Castle from Lego Juniors is an excellent way to help encourage creativity in little princesses. The 150-piece set comes in a large 2x2 pink Lego brick box that contains blocks for building a castle with a slide and drawbridge as well as a tower and a grooming station. The set can be reconfigured to form a royal garden or even a royal bedchamber.
5. Disney Princess Ariel and The Magical Spell
LEGO set featuring characters and scene from the critically acclaimed movie
Included are two mini characters, Ariel and Ursula along with Flounder
Set has 222 pieces of building fun
Features Ariel’s cave and Ursula’s grotto
Promotes fine-motor-skill development
Stickers are hard to place on blocks once set is together
Pieces included in the set are very small
Super set for Little Mermaid fans. It includes details from the movie that they will just love. From the cave to the grotto, putting these blocks together is very exciting.Read more
Join Ariel and her friends under the sea! Girls ages six to twelve will have a ball putting together Ariel’s secret grotto, Ursula’s lair, and a little machine that shows Ariel’s transformation from mermaid to human.
From the underwater cave to the underwater grotto, this set features some of the best highlights from the critically acclaimed movie. Once the cave is built, it features a sliding door, a chest full of treasure, and a hiding place for Flounder. The main character doll, Ariel, has the ability to be switched between legs or a tail which makes it fun for all. Then there is the doll for the character, Ursula and her grotto. Both the cave and the grotto look like they just popped out of the movie. It has all the details and features 222 pieces of playtime fun. As the kids build, the details will come together and capture their imaginations. Right before your eyes, you will see these blocks transformed into a scene right out of the movie.
From transforming Ariel to a human from a mermaid in the magical capsule to the details in the contract and quill between her and Ursula, this LEGO set will not leave them down. It is best-suited for kids’ ages 5 to 12 years old. Let the building begin and the fun splashes in.
LEGO sets require fine-motor skills to put the sets together. The functions in the hands and the fingers that are used to pick up and place the blocks together is a wonderful way to really hone in on that skill set. This LEGO set will transform from a bag of blocks to a full scene out of the movie while developing their fine-motor skills.
6. LEGO Friends Olivia's House
Five star reviews on Amazon
Lots of accessories
Contains 4 characters, including 3 mini dolls
Lots of moving parts for imaginative fun
Combine with other Friends sets to create new 'Friends' relationships
Contains small pieces and ball - Choking Hazard - not for kids under 3 years old
Some customers say the house is too small
Perfect for 6 to 12-year-old girls, LEGO Friends Olivia's House is a great way for kids to have fun just playing house. First, build a pretty and quaint cottage that Olivia lives in. Then pretend to go to sleep, make the bed, make meals, and do other family activities with Mom, Dad and Olivia's pet Kitty. The rooms in this house come in modules so that you can re-arrange them. Your child can create and recreate the house so the rooms can be in any order. Great to fuel her imagination.Read more
The LEGO friends franchise is at it again with a fun, lush design for Olivia’s house. This set requires construction that is most appropriate for girls between the ages of six and twelve. Younger girls may need assistance with the build and older girls may find it uninteresting.
If your child is curious about how modular housing units work, then you need to give her the Lego Friends Olivia’s House. The 695-piece set comes with fully reconfigurable sections of the house so young girls can use their imagination to arrange the different parts of Olivia’s house in a variety of ways. The play set comes with the following mini doll figures – Olivia, her parents Anna and Peter, and Kitty, Olivia’s pet cat.
The customizability of the construction of the house is simply amazing. It’s great for stimulating problem solving skills as well as imagination. The final shape of Olivia’s house is greatly dependent on what kids will envision.
7. Classic Medium Creative Brick Box
Bricks come in 35 different colors
Starter set and story idea pamphlet to help guide kids
Lots of different shapes and sizes
Easy to clean up and store in giant LEGO brick container
Less classic pieces and more specialty pieces; may want to supplement with another LEGO set
Sometimes boundaries help our creativity and sometimes they hinder it. Let your little one’s imagination run free with this colorful assortment of LEGOs, all neatly packaged in a cute oversized LEGO brick box. It includes 484 total pieces in various shapes, sizes, and colors, making the possibilities for building nearly endless!Read more
This set is made for ages four and up. The pieces are small, so make sure you keep away from younger friends and family members, as they are a choking hazard for those under three. These blocks are not duplo-sized, so they do require a little more hand-eye coordination and may be best suited for slightly older children. Still, most ages will be able to whip up some fun new creations pretty easily!
This set has a little bit of everything in it! With a total of 484 pieces inside, you’ll find wheels, all kinds of building blocks, and an instructional booklet to help give kids ideas and get them started. Make a tiger, or flowers, trains or a tiny village! There are bountiful options for creating with all of these pieces available to you.
Building sets help children learn to follow instructions, express themselves, focus their hand-eye coordination, improve dexterity and concentration, and so much more! Additionally, kids will have lots of creative avenues. They can make all kinds of characters, scenes, and vehicles and play out their favorite stories all on the kitchen table or the play mat in their room!
8. LEGO Disney Princess Moana's Ocean Voyage
A transforming Te Fiti Island
Compatible with LEGO construction set
Plenty of room to fit everyone on board
Some people complained of too many small pieces
Maui’s fishhook does not look like the one in the movie
Moana was and still is one of the best animation films you and your kid still love. Her adventure to save her people gets you to the edge of the seat no matter how many times you watch the movie. Her accomplices are hilarious and the music sticks in your head. No wonder this Lego toy is a must-have for your little girl as she goes on to build her adventures with Moana and her friends.Read more
Set sail with Moana and Maui to save Moana’s people! This set is recommended for girls aged six to twelve. It comes with two mini-figures made to look like characters from the vibrant and empowering Disney feature, Moana.
Ready to go on a mission to fight Kakamora and other sea monsters with Maui’s magical fish hook? This beautiful canoe comes with opening storage under the deck just like in the movie. It comes complete with a sail that has the same pattern as Moana’s sail. You will get a miniature Moana, a large Maui and Hei Hei, the rooster for the characters. You also get the heart of Te Fiti, Te Fiti island, two Kakamora pirates to add to the adventure.
This toy makes it very easy for your little girl to recreate epic scenes from the movies since it comes with a lot of the major characters. We are sure you will have a lot of fun building this set with your child. This Lego set is great for imaginative play, improving creativity and boosting your child’s memory.
9. Friends Heartlake Lighthouse
This set comes with two beautiful mini-dolls, Stephanie and Kate
The seal is cute and can play with the girls or sit on his rock to say hi
There are plenty of accessories with this set, including the row boat, different ice cream flavors, a camera and some binoculars
There are some nicely done stickers the work as displays announcing the ice cream shop
The lighthouse is pretty in pink and sports a lovely yellow transparent light at the top
The building is a bit narrow, front to back, not leaving much room to play
Some customers felt that there were too many unattached pieces that kept falling out of the building
It’s really amazing to see how kids will play with the lighthouse. This is where their creativity and imagination will come into play. If they already have the Heartlake Air Balloon, then that would be a great accessory to this.Read more
Build out your Friends Heartlake neighborhood with the addition of the town lighthouse. Girls ages six to twelve will surely be excited to play out lots of creative adventures with the Heartlake gang!
Featuring a lighthouse, a viewing platform, and an ice cream shop for excellent pretend play, your young girl will definitely love the Lego Friends Heartlake Lighthouse. This 473-piece building set also includes a row boat, a pier, a secret room, and ice cream shop accessories and furniture. It even comes with a seal perched atop a rock.
Your child can go sightseeing at the LEGO Friends Lighthouse, have ice cream with Kate and Stephanie at the ice cream shop or go out in the row boat to say hello to the friendly seal. What fun! They can hunt for treasure using the hidden treasure map, which ends in the LEGO Heartlake Hot Air Balloon set. Hours of imaginative fun await your child as she plays and makes up stories about swimming, sharing ice cream, rowing out on the lake, and chatting in the lighthouse.
10. Friends Heartlake Puppy Daycare 41124
Two girl figurines
Bathing station, grooming station, and feeding station
Obstacle course for puppy exercise
Parts are too small for six-year-old to build unassisted
It screams cute at a deafening decibel. The dogs are darling and compatible with LEGO floors and accessories. There’s even a dog park with toys, rewards, and an obstacle course.Read more
At the end of a ruff day, your girl may enjoy playing with this adorable Friends Puppy Pals Center! It’s meant for children between the ages of six and twelve and comes equipped with lots of cute accessories and activities for their LEGO Girls’ favorite dogs!
Puppy-crazy? Who isn’t, these days? Certainly, the LEGO Heartlake Friends love their puppy pals. With this daycare center, your child can help Mia and Andrew play with and care for a whole host of darling dogs. The set includes two puppies, with an obstacle course and turning roundabout for puppy training in the park. Inside, puppies can be bathed, groomed, and cuddled to sleep by the girls.
Don’t forget to feed them! Luna and Toffee are growing pups and need their nutrition. The set is 286 pieces in total and best suited for girls between the ages of 6 and 12 years old.
Begin the practice of teaching your children basic pet ownership and responsibility with this set. Promote fine motor skills by helping little ones construct the puppy palace, engage their creativity through imaginative play, and use the opportunity to discuss the important responsibilities of taking care of a pet.
11. LEGO Disney Frozen II Anna’s Canoe Expedition
Develops fine motor skills
Encourages role play
Comes with Anna, Olaf, and bunny figures
Interactive moveable scene
Requires access to an app for building instructions
This latest LEGO Disney Frozen II Anna’s Canoe Expedition with Princess Anna, Olaf, and Bunny Rabbit, lets your little girl relive some of her favorite scenes from Disney Frozen II.Read more
The Disney Frozen II building set for beginners is suitable for ages 4 years – 7 years, making it a great toy for Preschool kids.
This LEGO Frozen II toy building kit includes 108 pieces. It features an ice canoe with a lamp, a river scene with an ice slide, seesaw, movable foliage, and rocks with a sleeping earth giant. The kit comes with a special Starter Brick base and 3 mini-figures including Anna, Olaf, and a bunny.
The LEGO building set also comes with access to a LEGO Life app that includes building instructions and an easy-to-use zoom, rotate, and ghost-mode so she can visualize her creations.
This LEGO set will let your little girl re-enact Princess Anna’s canoe expedition with Olaf and develop her fine motor skills as she constructs and moves the figures around the scenes. The toy will develop her imagination and encourage her to role-play skills as she steers the ice canoe and whizzes down the slide.
This LEGO scene is also a fantastic way for first-time builders to experience the pride of building something from start to finish.
12. LEGO Friends Heartlake Mia’s Tree House Playset
Features 351 pieces
Develops fine motor skills
Comes with a variety of fun accessories
Encourages imaginative role play
Compatible with all LEGO construction sets
Some pieces included in the set are very small
If your girl loves building and exploring the garden, surprise her with this LEGO Friends Heartlake Mia’s Tree House Playset.Read more
This LEGO Friends playset is perfect for young girls aged 6 years to 12 years.
This LEGO Friends Heartlake Mia’s Tree House Playset comes with a Mia and Daniel mini-doll figure as well as a bird and bunny figure. It also comes with a variety of items including a folding ladder, zip wire sent, scramble net, skateboard, torch, water gun, artwork tiles, ghost stories book, pizza, and sports equipment and more. Made up of 351 pieces, your little girl will have fun making a treehouse and bunny house.
This toy is compatible with all LEGO construction sets. The LEGO comes in pre-packed bags and a set of instructions.
When constructing the treehouse, bunny house and other areas of the set your daughter will get the opportunity to develop her fine motor skills. The LEGO Friends playset is a fabulous way for her to develop her imagination by encouraging role-play via the mini-doll figures. She will also have fun whizzing down the zip wire and scrambling back up the net and into the treehouse. The playset is also a great way of encouraging outdoor play.
13. LEGO Friends Emma’s Art Stand
LEGO set features an art stand trailer, scooter, and separate painting area
Comes with Emma and Chico the cat figure
Includes fun accessories
Provides open creative playtime
Some pieces included in the set are very small
If you have a budding artist that enjoys creative crafts, she will love playing with this LEGO Friends Emma’s Art Stand building kit. With so much to build, discover, and role-play with, this is a lovely set to add to her collection.Read more
Suitable for kids aged 6 years to 12 years, there is plenty of fun to be had with this kit.
This LEGO Friends building kit includes an art stand trailer that opens in 3 different ways. It also comes with a sales hatch, postcard stand, scooter, cat bed, and separate painting area with easel. The toy comes with a LEGO Friends Emma mini-doll figure and Chico the pet cat figure.
This kit includes 210 pieces. It is compatible with all LEGO constructions sets, comes in pre-packed bags, and has easy to follow instructions.
This LEGO Friends Emma’s Art Stand is a colorful and fun way to educate your girl about art, painting, and the selling process. The art stand trailer and separate painting area with easel will encourage her to role-play and use her imagination to play-out the different scenes and figures or props within them. She will also develop her fine motor skills when building.
14. LEGO Ideas Women of NASA
Features 3 LEGO builds
Includes 4 mini-figures
Lots of educational value and opportunity for role-playing
Not suitable for children under 10 years old
This LEGO Women of NASA is a creative and visual way for your child to build, play, and learn about 4 inspiring women of NASA.Read more
The building set is suitable for children aged 10 years and up.
This LEGO Ideas Women of NASA building illustrates 3 iconic scenes. The first scene includes Nancy Grace Roman with a Bubble Space Telescope and a projected image of a planetary nebula. The second scene includes Margaret Hamilton with a stack of books representing the books of listings of Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) onboard flight software source code. The third scene includes Sally Ride and Mae Jemison's with a launchpad and Space Shuttle Challenger with 3 removable rocket stages.
The LEGO set consists of 231 pieces in total. It comes with building instructions and information about the 4 featured women of NASA, the LEGO designer, and the set’s fan creator.
This LEGO set will teach your kid about some of the groundbreaking women in science, engineering, technology, and mathematics. She will learn about the 4 pioneering women of NASA and their areas of expertise. Through role-play, she will also get to explore and experience each women’s scene that illustrates a significant and momentous moment in time.
Further learning is available via an information pack. She will also develop her fine motor skills when constructing these iconic scenes.
15. LEGO Friends Snow Resort Ski Lift Building Set
Includes a variety of outdoor sport activities
Comes with 2 mini-doll figures and a bear figure
Includes 585 pieces
Compatible with all other LEGO construction sets
This LEGO Friends Snow Resort Ski Lift Building Set is a brilliant way or your child to recreate the fun of winter sports. Whether it is skiing or rock climbing she will love building and role-playing amongst the different sports activities.Read more
This extensive building set is suitable for children aged 8 years to 12 years old.
This LEGO Friends Snow Resort Ski Lift Building Set includes a Mia and Olivia mini-doll and Biscuit the baby bear figure. The ski resort kit consists of 585 pieces that make up a lift and slope, equipment hire stand, trail map stands, and mini slope.
The resort also includes a mountaintop restaurant with a service counter, bear cub cave, and snowboard rail. This LEGO set is compatible with all other LEGO construction sets.
This LEGO set is a great way of showing your girl what a snow resort looks like. It will teach them about different outdoor snow resort sports activities available including skiing, rock climbing, and snowboarding. Amongst these, she will get lots of opportunities to role-play. This extensive building kit will also develop her fine motor skills.
16. LEGO Friends The Big Race Day
Great interactive piece
Includes 3 mini-doll figures and 3 animal figures
Features 648 pieces
Some pieces included in the set are very small
The LEGO Friends, The Big Race Day, is an amazing kit that will allow your child to re-create her very own go-kart racing scene. Featuring a start/finish line, 3 go-karts, a VIP lounge, and winner’s podium, she will have lots of fun building and role-playing.Read more
This LEGO building set is suitable for children aged 7 years – 12 years.
This Big Race Day consists of 648 pieces that make up a 2-story race building that features a downstairs changing room with lockers and restrooms. The upstairs area includes a winner’s podium and VIP pet lounge. The kart racing scene includes a start/finish line with light and loudspeaker elements. The set also includes fireworks that function on top of the race building.
The LEGO set also includes 3 mini-doll figures each of which has a go-kart, launchers, and animals. The mini dolls include Friends characters Stephanie, Mia, and Vicky.
This LEGO set offers an exciting scene whereby your child can enjoy racing between friends. She will discover what a racing stadium looks like and will learn what happens on race day. She will develop her fine motor skills and confidence when it comes to construction. The building kit will also encourage her to rein act and role-play the thrilling race day events.
17. LEGO Disney Princess Cinderella’s Dream Castle
Recreate favorite scenes from Disney’s Cinderella
Castle can be set up in different ways
Includes Cinderella, Prince Charming, foal and 2 mice figures
Compatible with all LEGO construction sets
This LEGO Disney Cinderella Dream Castle is the ultimate set for your child to play out her fairy-tales. Whether she wants to recreate some of her favorite scenes from Disney’s Cinderella or create new stories, this is a fun way for your child to develop her imagination and role-play skills.Read more
This LEGO set is the perfect gift for children aged 6 years to 12 years old.
This LEGO Disney Princess Cinderella’s Dream Castle consists of 585 pieces that make up a 3-story castle with dining areas, secret hiding places, bedroom, kitchen, lounge, balcony with revolving dancefloor, outside area and horse cart.
The set also includes a Cinderella and Prince Charming mini-doll figure as well as a foal and 2 mice. This Disney toy is compatible with all LEGO construction sets.
This LEGO Disney Princess set is a lovely way for your child to develop her role-play and imagination skills. The castle features a revolving dancefloor so she can rein act Cinderella and Prince Charming dancing the night away. The castle offers plenty for her to discover and explore. There are also heaps of opportunity for your child to develop her fine motor skills when constructing the castle.
18. LEGO Jurassic World Stygimoloch Breakout
Builds a laboratory with an observation deck and a dinosaur figure enclosure pen
Includes Dr.Wu figure, guard and Stygimoloch mini figure
Compatible with all LEGO construction sets
Little overpriced for the size
If your little one has watched the film, they can now build there very own laboratory with an observation deck and dinosaur figure enclosure pen.Read more
This LEGO toy is a great toy for children aged 6 years to 12 years old.
This LEGO Jurassic World Stygimoloch Breakout building kit includes a Dr. Wu and guard mini figure as well as a Stygimoloch toy. Featuring 222 pieces, this kit builds a laboratory with an observation deck and a tilting workbench with breaking window function. It comes with a dinosaur enclosure pen with 2 floodlights and a lifting gate. This LEGO Jurassic World building set is compatible with all LEGO construction sets.
This building kit shows them what a dinosaur looks like and the type of environment they would live in when in captivity. It also shows your child how the dinosaur would be looked after, and the type of equipment needed.
This building set is a brilliant way for your child to build her Jurassic build. She will develop her fine motor skills and her imagination when it comes to role-playing by re-enacting key scenes from the film or creating new ones.
19. LEGO Friends Nature Glamping Building Kit
Help your child develop a love for outdoors
Includes Friends Olivia and Mia mini-dolls and squirrel
Comes with a tent, pretend campfire, a telescope, tree and hot tub
Requires access to an app for instructions
This LEGO Friends Nature Glamping Building Kit is a great way to help your child develop a love of the outdoors by constructing and playing with this LEGO Friends Glamping toy.Read more
This LEGO Friends set is suitable for children aged 6 years and up.
This LEGO Friends Glamping toy includes a LEGO tent that has a soft plastic roof. The tent includes proper beds and a dressing table with a range of beauty items. The set also includes a toy tree with a hot tub below it and a pretend campfire with a telescope. The set comes with Friends Olivia and Mia mini-dolls as well as a cute toy squirrel. Further accessories like a bicycle, flowers, binoculars, glass torch, basket, apple are included. The set comes with access to a LEGO Life app where she can access instructions and watch her toy camp take shape in the zoom, rotate, and ghost modes.
This LEGO Friends set will immerse your child into the play camp experience and will help her develop a love of the outdoors. The cute forest setting with a stylish tent, campfire, tree, and hot tube will educate her about the glamping experience. She will have lots of opportunities to get hands-on and build the scene while developing her fine motor skills. The toy will also spark her imagination and role-playing skills, giving her endless opportunities to be creative and have fun.
20. LEGO Friends Baking Competition
Encourages creativity, role-play, and interactive play
Includes 361 pieces
Comes with Stephanie and David mini-doll plus a judge
Features a baking competition set and a lot of accessories
Comes with access to a digital instruction guide
This LEGO Friends Baking Competition set is a colorful toy that will bring the drama and thrill of TV cake-making to your child. This is a fantastic building set where she can be creative and develop her interactive playing skills.Read more
This LEGO set is suitable for kids aged 6 years and above.
This LEGO Friends Baking Competition Building Kit includes 3 mini-dolls and 2 cook stations with rotating cake stands. It comes with lots of baking accessories like food, icing, and kitchen equipment as well as free-standing filming cameras. This set provides access to a digital guide that helps her complete the build.
With this LEGO kit, she will get to go behind the cameras, pretend to be a judge or pretend to be a contestant, making a new creation. Packed with realistic kitchen equipment, utensils, and play food, this realistic design will teach your daughter a lot about different types of cooking equipment and ingredients used to make cakes. This LEGO set will also encourage her to get creative by decorating and customizing cakes.
The kit will also help her develop her fine motor skills when building the cakes and baking competition scene.
21. LEGO Friends Juice Truck
Suitable for kids aged 4 years and above
Includes a beach scene and LEGO Friends, Emma and Andrea, with 2 dolphin figures
Includes 103 pieces
Instructions are accessible via LEGO Life app
This LEGO Friends Juice Truck Building Kit is a great way for your child to learn about making healthy food and drinks. Suitable for kids aged 4 years and above, this is a fun way for your little one to learn how to build with LEGO bricks.Read more
This LEGO kit is suitable for children 4 years old and above.
This LEGO Friends Juice Truck Building Kit is a great way of your child to construct a colorful and creative food truck toy. Consisting of 103 pieces, this LEGO Friends set includes a juice truck and beach scene. It also comes with LEGO Friends Emma and Andrea mini-dolls and 2 dolphin figures. The kit comes with further accessories like cherries, apple, pineapple, banana, a cup, and a cash bill. The kit comes with access to a LEGO Life app whereby your child can access instructions.
This LEGO Friends building kit is a fantastic way for your child to learn about blending and creating her fruit recipe juices. Featuring realistic fruity accessories, she will become familiar with the process and will have fun role-playing and using her imagination. This building kit is also a great way for her to learn how to build with LEGO bricks, developing her fine motor skills.
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Kids grow emotionally as they age. They develop self-confidence, the ability to control their emotions, like anger, happiness, or sadness. They may laugh uncontrollably or shed tears over a lost toy. Kids also learn how to play nicely with family members and other kids in their age group, or not. Toddlers who are 2 years old are just starting to explore this area, which can often lead to tantrums during “the terrible twos.” Older children begin to master their emotions and form friendships.
Learning how to think–cognition–is the reason we send our little ones off to school, but they start learning how to view their world and how to figure things out at a much earlier age. Babies just start learning about their senses and how they perceive the world around them, but even then, they figure out that if they cry, they get what they need. Tiny tots absorb everything.
As children grow older, they start to solve much more complex life problems and develop creativity. Their brains develop at a rapid rate. They learn how to view the world, themselves as individuals, and their relationships with others.
Girls and boys start learning math skills by learning how old they are and counting on their fingers. As they grow and their brains develop, they begin to think spatially, add and subtract, and learn how thoughts, like numbers, relate to the real world.
LEGO building blocks are just that–opportunities for learning. And little ones can do free, open-ended play with LEGO blocks. Kids can just think of ideas for constructing anything they want and are able to come up with very imaginative ideas. They can mix colors, build palaces, rivers, or mountains, experiment with different sized pieces, and add animal or doll figure playmates. They can just be a kid.
An alternative is for parents to give their child a pattern that they can copy by grouping colors and shapes then following a guide. Using LEGO bricks in this kind of play allows the child to learn how to think and solve problems. Most LEGO playsets have either one or two instruction books that show kids how they can engage in brick construction by following the patterns. They don’t even have to be able to read. They just follow the patterns. This is called structured block play.
In structured block play, your youngster follows the pattern to build what is there. It gives her the experience of building without having to be creative, but to be able to problem-solve. How does this block fit the pattern? Is this the right color? How many of the blocks do I need to create this building?
The same LEGO set can be used for your little one to engage in open-ended play. Just withhold the instructions and tell them to go for it. She’ll come up with something. Young children are naturally better at creative thinking than older kids or adults. As adults, many of us have to retrain ourselves to be creative.
Millions of children have played with more than 600 billion LEGO bricks and building parts and have been instrumental in the generation of a growing popular subculture. LEGO is not just a toy for kids. It’s also a wonderful outlet for adults as well to remain as creative and imaginative as they possibly can.
LEGO and its iconic bricks have been instrumental in the development of many a child’s creativity and imagination. The ability to put interlocking pieces together to create something new requires cognitive abilities such as problem-solving, spatial reasoning, logical reasoning, memory, creative thinking, and critical thinking. Of particular importance is the development of divergent problem-solving skills where children are able to think of as many creative ways as possible to solve a particular problem. For example, an ordinary-looking milk bottle can be seen as just another bottle. But to a divergent thinker, there can be more than 101 ways this milk bottle can be transformed into other uses. Such is the power of divergent thinking that children who are exposed to learning and playing with construction and building toys have been known to be more divergent thinkers-– creative thinkers-–by the time they are adults.
While most LEGO toys are designed to be built independently, LEGO toy sets-–those that provide multiple scenarios or situations-–are best played cooperatively. This helps encourage social interaction and help in the development of kids’ language and communication skills. They learn to interact with other children their age and use this interaction to hone their own communication skills. More importantly, however, is the fact that the interaction can ultimately lead to healthier social relationships such as the establishment of childhood friendships. This, in turn, can make the child feel a lot happier, a lot better about herself. This leads to healthier emotions.
We base our recommendations on these principles. Does the toy help kids to learn how to think and develop problem-solving skills? Does the LEGO set allow for strengthening muscles in the hands and fingers, engendering fine-motor control? Does it encourage children to be creative and imaginative, to tell stories, predict outcomes and learn from their mistakes? Do LEGO kits help children become more confident in their skills, their thinking, and building relationships?
As children grow, they go through various changes on their way to becoming adults. They grow physically as well as mentally and emotionally, solving problems, making friends, learning give and take, and right and wrong.
Children change year by year in their ability to move in a coordinated manner, manipulate small objects with their fingers, and coordinate their movements with their eyes.
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One of the most often overlooked benefits of LEGO toys, or any other construction and building toy for that matter, is the psychomotor development it gives to children. Holding a piece of a 4 x 2-inch LEGO brick requires control of the different small muscles of the fingers. The brain has to command these muscles to exert just enough pressure on the brick so that it won’t fall from the rest of the bricks. It should also not be so tight that it already causes pain on the young child’s fingers. All of these physiological processes occur in a fraction of a second. Unfortunately, we don’t really care much about how the brain controls the different movements of the body. Additionally, the brain will also have to make sure that the different muscle groups have the correct tension so they maintain balance and establish hand-eye coordination.
The brain must also be able to make accurate assessments of the spaces between and among bricks and building pieces so that the different muscle groups can be directed to interlock a brick to the rest of the building model. This is why they call it psychomotor development. And LEGO is one of the top toys for making sure children develop and gain mastery of this.
Frequently Asked Questions
q: How will my daughter benefit from building with LEGO?
Building with blocks and bricks is developmentally beneficial for both boys and girls. Many girls enjoy building in its own right. Your daughter can have a ball telling stories, learning about the world around her, and growing as a person. You can be her best cheerleader when she finishes what she is building, improving her confidence. Plus, construction bricks can help her with fine-motor skills.
q: Do instructions come with these sets?
Yes, all of the sets come with a colorful booklet with instructions and building ideas. Alternatively, you can download instructions. See the link below.
q: Are LEGO blocks safe for all ages?
In a manner of speaking. The Duplo sets are safe for all ages because the pieces are large enough that they can’t be swallowed. Classic-style sets are not safe for toddlers 3 and under because of the small pieces. All of the bricks and blocks are made of food-grade plastic that is BPA-free.
q: Why are there variations in the shades of certain colors? This happens in many of the sets, not just one.
In an effort to be eco-friendly and save on your cost, LEGO sometimes recycles plastic pieces from other batches into new batches. Thus, there may be some shading differences in some colors. If you are unhappy with your LEGO set for any reason, you can call customer service and we can tell you how to replace any bricks that are not satisfactory.
q: My set is missing bricks or I need replacement parts. How do I get them?
You can find out all about parts at this link on the lego.com website: https://www.lego.com/en-us/service/help/bricks-building/replacement-parts.
q: How can playing with LEGO construction kits affect my daughter’s social skills?
Very positively! Your daughter could learn conversation skills by talking to her mini-dolls, inviting friends over and having a themed party with the play sets, and learning cooperation while building together. Younger kids often build their own object while sitting together. Older kids a could learn how to give and take directions, become leaders or followers (we need followers too), or even become introduced to teaching. How fun!
q: Are all LEGO sets compatible?
Yes. All LEGOs work well with each other. And the Duplos can interconnect with the classic-style bricks. Your child can build huge skyscrapers or build out a cozy environment by combining sets.
q: Are the mini-figures interchangeable for the regular sets?
Yes, the mini-figures will work with all of the basic sets. Your daughter can have loads of fun playing with all of the little dolls from the sets together. They can make friends and have tea parties or even become the builders of the buildings. The sets and mini dolls work together.
q: My set came with an orange wedge-shaped piece. What is it?
You are probably talking about the brick separator. Sometimes bricks are hard to take apart, especially if they are small. This tool can help. Not all of the sets are equipped with the separators. Most of the sets with storage boxes have them. This orange tool works with all of the bricks.
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