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    Default What age for Lego?

    What age did your kids progress from Duplo to real Lego??

    My son is about to turn three, & I don't know whether to add to his Duplo collection, or start afresh with "big kids Lego"

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    My son swapped over around 3.5 years. He is 4 now and does the 8-12 stuff with no problems.
    There is Junior Lego which is proper lego but quite easy for little kids.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lincolns mummy View Post
    My son swapped over around 3.5 years. He is 4 now and does the 8-12 stuff with no problems.
    There is Junior Lego which is proper lego but quite easy for little kids.
    This is us too

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    DSS didn't show any interest in Lego until he was 6. We started him with the 'big boy' 5-8 ones. He struggles with them a lot though.

    I would say if your 3 year old likes Lego, and plays with it a lot, get a 5-8 box and see how he goes. If he can do it, start swapping Duplo with "real" lego.

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    The junior lego someone else mentioned is awesome! Its official age range starts at 4, but we started switching from duplo at about 3 because DS had an older sister and started wanting real lego.

    Keep in mind that Duplo and lego these days do work together - so don't automatically ditch the duple when you start getting lego.

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    My son was 3 when he graduated from duplo to lego.. it was brilliant as he was obsessed so made present buying super easy..


 

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