STEAM Class

2018 FALL CLASS: ROBOTICS


MBOT ROBOTICS LEVEL 2

Grade: G3-G5 or previously took mBot Level 1 Class
Max Enroll:  8
Tuition:  $240 tuition (mBot and Perception Gizmos Pack not included)
mBot 2.4G & Perception Gizmos Pack group discounted price: $128 (retail $150 plus tax).
Perception Gizmos Pack group discounted price: $43 (retail $50 plus tax).


Description:

Come and meet mBot, a friendly entry-level robot for every child!
mBot, made by Makeblock, is a low cost, easy-to-run robot kit for kids to get hands-on experience about graphical programming, electronics, robotics. It is an all-in-one solution for robotics learning and designed for STEM education.The mechanical body of the mBot is compatible with the most Lego parts.

This class is more advanced compare to the beginning level. Students with previous experience of mBot Level 1 is preferred. In addition to the mBot challenge level projects, students will use Perception gizmos add-on pack and added sensors(Temperature and Humidity Sensor, Sound Sensor, Potentiometer, and LED Matrix) to build different robots and learn different examples of motion control. It has enriched the cases for motion control and appearance relative to mBot. Besides, you can assemble it into more forms on your own idea, and explore more possibilities.

mBot add-on case 1:Range finder

Range finder can measure the range by handheld device. Off-line operation is available.

 

mBot add-on case 2: Sound control lamp

The lamp would be turned on in dark area when sound reach at certain value.

mBot add-on case 3: Weather station

It can measure temperature and humidity and show the value on the LED screen.

 

mBot add-on case 4: Knob Robot

It is a robot that can play number guessing game.

mBot add-on case 5:Energy-saving fan

The fan would be turned on when you get close to it, and it would be turned off when you leave it.

The mBot Robotic kit enables students to realize that learning to code empowers them with the ability to physically manipulate and control the world around them.

About Makeblock: Makeblock has always been devoting to stimulate the development of STEM education by optimizer robotic products and its platform. Their educational products are used in more than 20,000 schools worldwide in over 140 countries. One of those schools is AltSchool, the Silicon Valley education start-up founded by a former Google executive and backed by investors including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Pre-requirement: Previous experience of mBot Level 1 is required.
Required devices: A laptop with a mouse, mBot 2.4G and Perception Gizmos Pack
Note: Please do not assemble the Perception pack at home. Our instruactor will walkthrough and explain the parts in the class.

Class Schedule:
Sundays, Sep 16 to Dec 9
(No class on Nov 25)

10:45 am –  12:15 am

Class Location:
Troy, Michigan 48084

 

Please fill out the Sign-up form below. Upon receipt, we will email you an invoice for payment.