Lesson Plan

Coding with Robots (Sphero)

robotic ball
Bobby L.
Academic Technology Coach
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My Grades Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
My Subjects Math
Objectives

Students will be able to write code with Tickle app and then see their code come to life using Sphero.   Students will also have to complete STEM task. 

Subjects
Math
Science
Grades 3 - 9
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Sphero Video

Show video to hook students.  Make sure you have tickle app and sphero robotic balls ready 

2 Coding

Demo what the basic programming looks like then have students explore with Sphero. 

3 STEM TASK

Have students design and create chariots for Sphero to carry an item on  a mission. 

 

Materials need, straw, tape , cardboard, pipe cleaners