Tue, Nov 28|
Mini RoboBuilders: Building Toy Robots in 60 Minutes!
Time & Location
Nov 28, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Fort Washington, 12821 Old Fort Rd, Fort Washington, MD 20744, USA
About the event
Overview: Join us at BLE's Center of Education for an action-packed 1-hour workshop designed for students in grades 5th to 8th to explore the thrilling world of robotics! The "Mini RoboBuilders" workshop offers a condensed yet engaging experience where young minds will immerse themselves in hands-on learning by creating their very own toy robots.
The session will commence with an exciting introduction to the fundamentals of robotics. Students will get a glimpse of the role robots play in our lives and the basic components involved in building a toy robot.
Hands-On Robot Building: Participants will jump straight into the construction phase, guided by our skilled instructors. With pre-prepared kits and tools, students will assemble their toy robots, learning about the functionalities and significance of each component. In this segment, students will delve into the basics of coding to bring their robots to life. Through user-friendly interfaces and simplified programming, they'll learn to program movements and commands, adding personalized features to their creations.
Showcase and Wrap-Up: To conclude the workshop, each student will have the opportunity to showcase their robot to the rest of the group. They'll discuss the functionalities, features, and any unique elements they added to their creations. The session will wrap up with a brief recap and a chance for students to ask any final questions.
- Basic understanding of robotics and its components
- Hands-on experience in building a toy robot
- Introduction to coding and programming for robotics
- Creativity in personalizing and showcasing their robot creations
Note: This workshop is a condensed yet immersive experience, aiming to provide a snapshot of the exciting world of robotics in just 60 minutes. No prior experience in robotics is required, making it an accessible and enjoyable activity for all curious young minds.
Materials: All necessary kits and tools will be provided by BLE's Center of Education.
Duration: 1-hour workshop
Level: Grades 5th to 8th
Come and join us for this whirlwind adventure into the realm of robotics! Limited slots are available, so secure your spot for this exciting educational experience by registering early.
Mini RoboBuilders Ticket$25.00+$0.63 service fee