Teaching students about drones can be done even if you do not have an actual aircraft to fly. Many school districts are providing drones for teachers to use as an educational tool. But what if you are not that fortunate? Or what if your students need activities to do while they await their designated flight […]
Advice for using robotics kits in the classroom. Considerations for kit selection.
Here are a few more tips to pick robotics kits. They are the second part of a list of things to consider before investing in STEM and programming hardware. Support Materials for the Teacher We found some of the kits we looked at included some amazing resources. You could build your model by printing and
This checklist is for teachers investing in kits to teach robotics and coding in the classroom. It’s a follow-up to my previous posts where I listed some tips on how to pick robotics kits. Here’s a quick summary to check before making a choice. ☑ Does the kit specify age or grade suitability? ☑ How
So, you want to invest in robotics kits for the classroom. Here are some observations we made while recently trying out some kits for a STEM program. What’s the Intention? To start, think about how you plan to use robotics kits for the classroom. In what type of setting will you use the kit? In