Robotic clubs are becoming all the rage these days. If you’ve been tasked to create a robotics club or start a robotics team, then you’ll want to read this tactical guide on how to get started. We even have a “robotics club in a box” to make your life 1000x easier!
If you’re a homeschool parent, and you want to add Robotics to your child’s education, then you’ll want to read this article!
Are you team Arduino or Team Raspberry Pi? In this article, find out which controller you should use for your next robotics project and why you should use it. Read on!
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Did you inherit or pick up a Meet Edison Robot? No? Maybe you want to get yours here. Or, maybe not… (don’t buy one!) But, for those of you who have a robot and can’t figure out how to get it working, this article is for you! I decided to put together a “crash-course” for programming […]
Are you looking for Alternatives to Lego Mindstorms? You’ve come to the right place! In this article, we’ll show you different options for your robotics and STEM classes. #1 Cubit STEAM Kits We might be a little biased when it comes to Cubit, but their kits are certainly a great alternative to Lego Mindstorms. Cubit […]
Have you been teaching Lego Mindstorms in your classroom? Are you tired of teaching the cliché line following and obstacle avoidance? In this article we’re going to explore five engineering projects using Lego Mindstorms. So, if you’ve run out of activities to do with your Lego Mindstorms kit, give these a try. These projects assume some level of […]
What is the first thing you do before teaching a class? You plan. Right? Lesson Plans and lesson plan templates are the epitomai of organized teachers around the world. They keep us on topic, scheduled, and ensure we don’t miss critical topics. This is especially important when you’re teaching more advanced or interdisciplinary topics. Complex […]
Cool Arduino Projects is a new tutorial series we’ve started on the Learn Robotics blog. The goal is to show you how to create application-based projects using Arduino. If you’re a teacher looking for a STEM project, you can use the full lesson plans in your class. The Application: Ties to Math & Comp […]
STEM is becoming a buzz word acronym in the education world. I’m sure you’ve had numerous meetings, programs, and trainings just around this topic. Because the topic is thrown around so much, it’s no surprise that you would be confused about STEM education. In this article, we’re going to talk about STEM, what it is, why […]
Have you heard of the Meet Edison Robot? Most recognizable by his orange shell and LEGO™ compatibility, Edison is an educational robot targeted for elementary and middle school classrooms. Meet Edison can be programmed using Edware, which is similar to flow-chart style programming, or a modified version of Python called EdPy. Are you on a […]
Are you a teacher or organization looking to implement a STEM or robotics program? Are you also on a tight budget? STEM doesn’t have to break the bank. In this article, I’m going to share with you 4 Elementary STEM Kits Under $40 Worth Buying. Try these kits in your next class, summer camp, or STEM day! Read More…
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Welcome back, Learn Robotics family! This week’s article is about circuits and electronics lessons for grades K-4. A lot of what I do is work with schools to create robotics, electronics, & STEM programs for K-12 education. One of the most common problems I see is a lack of electronics or circuitry classes. I think […]