Hands-on Robotics for Enhancing Elementary-School STEM Education and Increasing Participation of Under-Represented Students


Curricular Materials:


The following lesson plans use the LEGO MINDSTORMS Education Base Set (W979797):

 


3rd and 4th grade hands-on robotics class
(compiled and modified by Jenny Chang)

Lesson Plans

Title - Description Last Update
   
Training 1 Agenda 09/23/2006
[PDF]  
Anything Goes - Introducing Pilot programming 09/23/2006
[PDF][DOC]  
Going the Distance - Introducing Pilot programming, Plotting Graphs
09/23/2006
[PDF][DOC]  
Going the Distance - Introducing programming with sensors
09/23/2006
[PDF][DOC]  
 
Training 2 Agenda 11/11/2006
[PDF]  
Timed Maze Competition - Introducing programming with time measurements 11/11/2006
[PDF][DOC]  
Maze Competition with Distance Detection - Introducing programming with an ultrasonic sensor 11/11/2006
[PDF][DOC]  
   
Training 3 Agenda 02/26/2007
[PDF]  
Programming NXT Common Blocks - Review 02/26/2007
[PDF][PPT]  
Make Your Own Sound for the NXT Robot - Using Sound Recorder and Wav2Rso conversion program to make sound files for your robot 03/15/2007
[PDF][DOC]  
   
Training 4 Agenda 04/23/2007
[PDF]  
   

 

Assessments

Surveys Last Update
InitialSurvey.doc 11/13/2005
WeeklySurvey.doc 11/13/2005
FinalSurvey.doc 11/13/2005