STEM Lesson Plan & Activities - BEE BOT Year 1
BeeBot Year 1
Relevance - transport system to school . How many kids need the bus to pick them up?
Motivation - problem solving
How can we program Bee not to pick kids that catch the bus
Activity- create class survey and present to class Create Pictograph
Activity - using outdoor grid system eg: basketball court in pairs, students give commands to partner to reach a target.
Whole class with map on the floor bus task
Introducing the code - spaces forward, turn, start / end Kids create sequence using pre made arrows , kids draw arrows Teacher models different sequences
Whole class bus route task
Kids to be picked up
In groups routes are programmed and measured Compared and measured
Kids create pathways through courses in class Teacher created courses and children created to extend high performers Evaluate kids verbally through questions on how they solved problems Video each pairs course navigation
Evaluate on evaluation table