STEM Lesson Plan & Activities - Edison Robot Year 3/4

Coding Activities

 

Use the Edison Robots to program

https://www.edblocksapp.com/

Make a large map of Australia

●      Code sphero to visit the capital cities of Australia

●      Code the sphero to visit the capital cities of Australia in alphabetical order

●      Code sphero to visit in order of population

●      In order of settlement


 

1.Digital citizenship

Registering an account for edblocksapp

How to register an account without giving away any personal information

 

2. Edblocks coding

How to code using this language

How to transmit the code to the robot

Making sure all the technology works

Basic coding, getting the robot to move

 

3. The problem - You have to visit all the capital cities in Australia

What will you need?

How will you go about the task?

Planning

 

4. Begin planning

Problem-solving, what has gone wrong? How will you solve the problem?

 

Change the problem

Visit the cities in alphabetical order

Visit the cities in order of population

Visit the cities in order of colonisation