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Mars EdTank

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EdScratch Day 5

Lesson Summary:

Students build and program their robot to become the EdTank or something else that can travel around Mars!

What You'll Do:

Today your robot has to travel over the rough surfaces of Mars. Go outdoors and find a shady spot to drive your robot with its remote control. Discover how well Edison drives over rough surfaces. Then take your EdCreate kit and turn Edison into EdTank and drive it over rough surfaces. Discover the differences you notice between Edison and EdTank.



  • 1 Edison robot

  • 1 EdCreate - Edison robot creator's kit

  • Pint out EdBuild instructions

  • Legos to customize

  • Robotics journal or printed sheet

Printable Lesson 

STEM Coach Instructions

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Printable Lesson Activity 

Student Journal Sheets


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Printable Journal Page



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