Early Robotics & Programming

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

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Early Robotics & Programming

Learn how to tell robots what to do! In a hands-on and digital learning experience, you will use the Elenco EL10T: My First Coding Robot as well as MIT’s Scratch Jr. programming app to investigate and explore the basics of robotics and programming.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • The EL10T robot uses physical coding blocks to build programs, which are then put into the helmet on EL10T’s head.
  • You really do put ideas in EL10T’s head!
  • You’ll bring EL10T to the digital world using Scratch Jr to create your own animations and stories!
  • EL10T and Scratch Jr. are perfect for young learners, by supporting logic, problem-solving, sequencing, and critical thinking skills.
  • Software Developer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Robotics & Automation
  • Automobile Industry
  • Engineering

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • TBA
  • Communication & Critical Thinking
  • Design Thinking
  • Decision-Making
  • Attention to Detail
  • Creativity & Collaboration

 

System/Equipment Requirements

    • The Scratch Jr. App runs on most tablets and Chromebooks. Review the Scratch Jr. site for specific requirements.
    • Scratch Jr. is not available for Windows or Mac computers.
    • The Elenco EL10T Robot requires 7AA batteries.