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Programming and Robotics

See why students love to code!

STEMTaught uses the EdBlocks and EdScratch programming resources for the ELOP after school program. 

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Use Python

(9-12)

Scan Barcodes

Use Blocks

(K-3)

Use Scratch

(4-8)

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Barcode Lessons

These lessons are a great introduction to using the Edison Robots and the robotics mat. The lessons are so much fun and designed for beginners at coding.

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Lesson

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Meet Edison

Get to know the buttons, lights and sensors on your Edison Robot. Learn about the NASA rover Perseverance. Build a lego creation on your robot. Draw a sketch of your creation.

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Lesson

2

Clap Controlled Driving

Learn to scan a barcode with your edison robot. Scan a barcode to turn your Edison into a clap racer, then play with your clap racer!

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3

Avoid Obstacles

Scan a barcode to turn your Edison into a a robot that can avoid obstacles, then play with your robot! Place obstacles in front of Edison and see what happens. You can even make a maze for Edison!

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4

Follow a Light

Scan a barcode to turn your Edison into a robot that can follow a light, then play with your robot! Place a light in front of Edison and see what happens.

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5

Line Tracking

Scan a barcode to turn your Edison into a robot that can follow a line, then play with your robot! Draw a line for Edison to follow and see what happens.

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6

Bounce in Borders

Scan a barcode to turn your Edison into a robot that can turn away from a black line, then play with your robot! Draw a black circle with a marker and put edison inside. See what happens. You can make creative shapes or mazes for edison using a black marker

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