LEGO® Braille Bricks

– a fun and playful way to learn Braille

LEGO® Braille Bricks is a playful tool to teach Braille to blind and visually impaired children. The toolkit comprises of adjusted LEGO bricks that correspond to Braille. Each colourful brick has a printed letter or symbol allowing the sighted and blind to interact and play on equal terms.

LEGO® Braille Bricks is developed by the LEGO Foundation, LEGO Group and partners from the blind community.

A pedagogical concept that builds on learning through play principles ensures an optimal teaching and learning experience. The aim is to inspire blind and visually impaired children to learn Braille and as such support them in achieving their goals and dreams in life.

LEGO® Braille Bricks is a gateway

  • Learning through Play

    A principle that empowers children to become creative, engaged, lifelong learners. By unlocking the power of play, children can develop the broad set of skills they need to thrive and succeed in the 21st century.
  • Life Skills

    Learning Braille is said to be crucial for blind and visually impaired children as it allows them to develop a variety of essential life skills ensuring they experience intellectual freedom, independence and equal access to education and work.
  • Inclusive Learning

    The concept presents a groundbreaking and inclusive opportunity to teach blind, visually impaired and sighted children alongside each other by offering a fun and playful way to engage, interact and learn together.
  • Fun & Fulfillment

    Opening up the joy of learning and social interaction through playful games and innovative teaching methods paving the way for improved confidence, creativity, problem-solving and communication needed to support life goals.