ROBOTICS CAMP TUESDAY

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Getting Started
  • Form Teams and Team Names (random team selection)charles_mii.jpg
  • Team Logo (card stock and markers)

RULES:
R: Respect Others and Equipment
O: Object must be kept in place
B: Be a good listener and team member
O: Others Opinions are Important too
T: Teamwork makes it happen
S: Smile and have fun

Challenges and Points:

Each day, your team will be assigned a challenge you must compete. You will be awarded points for completing various stages of the challenge. Additionally, camp staff may assign bonus points to teams doing things beyond the normal (Clean workstations, helping others, sharing idea)

Activity: Jobs For Robots
What jobs do you think robots could do? Write as many different jobs as you can.
Imagine you have a robot to help you at home and at school. Which three jobs would you like your robot to do?


TODAY'S CHALLENGE:

Today's challenge is for teams to build their first robot using the provided plans. Teams will then begin basic training with robot programming.

Activity: PBJ Processing
Programming can be like making a Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich. Can you guess why?

Activity: Basic Programming
  • Intro to Programming - Basic Movements
    • Move Forward
    • Move Backwards
    • Turn Left
    • Turn Right

POSSIBLE POINTS FOR TODAY: 50 points possible

  • Team Name +5
  • Complete Team Activity +5
  • Build Primary Robot according to Plans +20 / +10 if partial build
  • Programming:
    • Forward +5
    • Backwards + 5
    • Turn Left + 5
    • Turn Right +5

Bonus Points
  • Team that names the most things a robot can do +5
  • Clean work area +5