Tag Archives: Robotics

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Some More Sphero – iMake iLearn

Some More Sphero – iMake iLearn

It isn’t often that I am impressed by a company’s support of their product.  After finding out on Friday that 2 of my new Spheros were not working correctly and having planned to use them with students, I contacted the company.  I was very frustrated and expected to have to jump through a bunch of

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iMake iLearn: Sphero Me Some Fun and Learning

This week our three 2.0 Spheros arrived.  What is a Sphero you say?  It is a programmable ball and so much more.  After looking at many different options to introduce robotics and coding into our SP Design Lab, I learned about the Sphero. Several great posts have already been done by Erin Klein and the Nerdy Teacher which made me realize

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Building the Future iMake iLearn

Teaching code to elementary and middle school students can be a key component in sparking curiosity and problem-solving skills, potentially leading to career choices in science and engineering that will help address the challenges facing our planet. The first time I really considered teaching code to my students was during a DENSI (Discovery Education Network

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