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EV3 Lego Robotics
Design, construct and program interactive,
autonomous robots using EV3 LEGO®
motors, sensors, microprocessors, and
MindStorms® software.
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Coding | Game Design
Children will create their own
engaging and interactive video
games using Scratch, a software
developed by MIT Media Lab.
LEGO® PRE-ROBOTICS
Share an hour with your preschooler constructing
and creating with LEGO®
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LEGO® WeDo Robotics
Students are introduced to robotics by building and
programming LEGO® projects, using sensors, motors
and LEGO®'s playful WeDo software.

Our Mission

We ignite kids’ desire to explore, solve
problems and learn. We invent, build
and have fun with cool technologies.

Private Lessons

Robofun offers one-on-one or small group (up to 5 students) private lessons. To inquire about scheduling a private lesson, please fill out our inquiry form HERE.

Technologies offered for private lessons, workshops, & classes include LEGO® Robotics, Scratch Video Game Design & Animation, Stop Motion Animation, and LEGO® Pre-Robotics.

Private Lessons Plans

For Private Lessons, an instructor will work with your student or small group of 5 or less (grades PreK-6) in one of our technologies at the UWS Robofun Studio:

  • 1 student = $225 for 1 hour, $335 for 2 hours, $495 for 3 hours
  • 2 students = $275 for 1 hour, $375 for 2 hours, $550 for 3 hours
  • 3 students = $300 for 1 hour, $390 for 2 hours, $575 for 3 hours
  • 4 students = $350 for 1 hour, $425 for 2 hours, $625 for 3 hours
  • 5 students = $400 for 1 hour, $500 for 2 hours, $700 for 3 hours

Robofun requires a two-hour minimum for first lesson and a one-hour minimum for private lessons following the first lesson.

*Materials used during private robotics lessons are not for sale through RoboFun. Customers may purchase LEGO® materials directly from an authorized LEGO® dealer or the LEGO® online store.
Off-Site Private lessons are available in Manhattan only for an additional travel and transport fee (robotics workshops only).
Private Lessons are subject to availability.

Private Workshop & Classes

For larger groups, Robofun offers private workshops & classes. Please contact us at robofun@vemny.org for more information about how we might be able to tailor a program for your needs.

Private workshops can be organized for groups of 6 – 30 students in grades PK-6 at the UWS RoboFun Studio in any one of our technologies.

  • 2 hour workshop = $600 for 12 students. $40 for each additional student
  • 3 hour workshop = $800 for 12 students. $50 for each additional student

For Pre-K – K, we cap the workshop at 12 students. The minimum age is 4.

*Materials used during private robotic workshops are not for sale through RoboFun. Customers may purchase LEGO® materials directly from an authorized LEGO® dealer or the LEGO® online store.
Off-Site Private lessons are available in Manhattan only for an additional travel and transport fee (robotics workshops only). No food or drink allowed.
Private Workshops & Classes are subject to availability.

LEGO® Pre-Robotics

Kindergarten students will have a blast building robots (such as the alligator, turtle, train, and car!) by building Legos around a battery box and motors. In the process of making their constructions move, they will …

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WeDo LEGO® Robotics

First and second grade students will enjoy using LEGO® WeDo USB hubs, motors and software to build and program a variety of projects. They will master using different LEGO® parts to build robots like the …

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SCRATCH 2.0: CODING & GAME DESIGN

Students will design their own video-games using Scratch, a software developed by MIT media lab. They will learn how to think like programmers, use logic, and piece together different codes to make their characters move, …

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EV3 LEGO® Robotics

In this class students will learn to build LEGO® robots around a central computer brick called the EV3. They will learn how to attach motors and sensors to the EV3 and build constructions ranging from …

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SCRATCH 2.0: CODING & GAME DESIGN

Students will design their own video-games using Scratch, a software developed by MIT media lab. They will learn how to think like programmers, use logic, and piece together different codes to make their characters move, …

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Stop-Motion Animation

Students create storyboards, write their scripts, and design characters to make their own stop-motion animation videos. They will explore animating multiple types of media including clay, paper, toys, and found objects. They will learn about the different principals …

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Minecraft & Circuits

Students will use the beloved and popular Minecraft platform as a gateway to learn about the intricacies of electricity. They will learn to think like engineers by designing machines that use pistons, levers, buttons, traps, …

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*Please note that LEGO Robotics projects cannot be taken home, but the fun and excitement generated will always be with you!
* RoboFun is not sponsored by or affliated with LEGO®