Ideas for your LEGO Boost

LEGO Boost ideas to get the most out of it

Many people only build the 5 assemblies that come in the instructions of the officer kit and that we have been seeing in the blog and it remains blocked without knowing what else to do.

But the fun is to innovate and use the pieces, especially the mobiles to create your own assemblies. So I’m going to let you how to get ideas of what you can do with your LEGO Boost at various levels, from assemblies for children, to integrations with other hardware for the more technical.

To give the LEGO Boost even more boost, I leave you a series of tips.

Lego Boost and Scratch

Scratch Extensions are available for LEGO Boost, LEGO Minsdtorm EV3, and LEGO WeDo 2.0. Adding options, specific new blocks to interact with the LEGO sensors.

This supposes us a extra in the functionality of our robots, since children will be able to apply all the benefits of this simple language in their creations.

More montages

There are websites that create new assemblies with the parts of the Boost Kit. One of them is bricodelab that presents

  • Vernie junior
  • Pinball
  • Egg decorator
  • Tilt sensor
  • some interesting tutorial

As I discover new sites, I will update the article. If you know of any, please leave a comment.


Another option yet to be discovered. I see that there are different books with new assemblies for the LEGO Boost, with quite a few new constructions. It seems like a good option that I want to review before making any recommendations.

If you have problems with the Bluetooth connection, I leave you a trick to force it.

Hardware programming and integration

This section is advanced. They are no longer options for children. But yes for adults who like it programming, hardware and hacking devices to obtain the best results and exploit all its capabilities.

So we can see uses, of the Bluetooth of pos Powered Up as the Move hub, libraries for Python, Arudino, ESP32, Nodejs. Uses in IoT, AI, integrations with ARduino, with Raspberry, Alexa, etc.

If you know more, do not hesitate to let us know.

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