Robotics and Technology Event

posted May 5, 2014, 8:41 AM by Rosanne McHenry
On Monday, April 28th, Grade 5 students participated in numerous active conducted by the District Science specialist Team. The event was directed at understanding what is a Robot and what are the parts inside a Robot that make it work? to meet this goal students investigated andoperated over 10 different types of robots while learning about Power and Energy Systems, Circuits, Gears, Motors and Gyroscoopes. In addition, students also conducted experiments with different types of Locomotion, Robotic Arms, Sensors andProgramming. A fun start to the event had 3 Robots dancingto the son Locomotion. this event meeds andadvances several MCAS State Standards in Physical Science and Technology.