Gather your crew and get ready to explore, challenge and innovate in the demanding and inspiring expanse we call space! The 2018/2019 FIRST® LEGO® League season requires you to work together to break out of your earthly constraints. Do you have what it takes to go INTO ORBIT?

FIRST LEGO League challenges children ages 9 to 14 to think like scientists and engineers. During the 2018/2019 INTO ORBIT season, teams will choose and solve a real-world problem in the Project. They will also build, test, and program an autonomous robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS technology to solve a set of missions in the Robot Game. Throughout their experience, teams will operate under Core Values celebrating discovery, teamwork, and Gracious Professionalism®.

Challenge Documents

Challenge Overview

Download PDF: Letter 8.5x11 or A4

Challenge Guide

Download PDF: Letter 8.5x11 or A4

Engineering Notebook

Download PDF: Letter 8.5x11 or A4

Challenge Updates

Download PDF

Field Setup Guide

Download PDF: Letter 8.5x11 or A4



Challenge Resources

Robot Game Resources

Robot Game Overview

Evergreen Rules Video

Robot Game Score Sheet

This is what referees will use to evaluate the table after each match.  The score sheet is then entered into computer software that will do the final numerical score calculation.

Download: 2018 FIRST LEGO League Score Sheet.pdf

EV3 MINDSTORMS Software

Download a free version of the EV3 software to program your robots!  Click your operating system to view the appropriate app:

View All EV3 / NXT Software Resources

Project Resources

Mission Model Photos

Click to view: 2018 Mission Model Photos