Basic Robotics

Grades 6th-9th

Nathan Brown

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Course Description:  This class will use Lego Technics to understand basic mechanical engineering and movements of robotics. Students in this class will explore the different kinds of robotics while building an understanding of robotics and its practical uses today. In basic robotics students will gain a basic understanding of electricity and electrical components. There will be robot battles using knowledge and provided Legos. This year there will be metal machined Lego Technics from the U.K. added to kits to use for strength. 

Course Viewpoint:  Mixed

Course Length:  Semester

Time:  10:00-10:55

Cost:  $100/semester

Supply Fee:  Supplies are provided

Class Prerequisite:  Ability to read, write and use Legos.

Materials Teacher Will Provide:  Lego Technic kits & batteries

Materials Students Must Provide:  something to write with and a backpack to carry supplies

Minimum Enrollment:  4

Maximum Enrollment:  16

Parent Requirements:  Be involved in the students creativity if homework to create is sent home. There will be an email sent as well if this is the case explaining the homework.

Teacher:  Nathan Brown

Contact: cell:(406) 249-4975

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