Process

Step 1: You and two classmates select a scenario.

Step 2: Pick a name for your robotic company.

Step 3: Design a robot for your scenario.

Step 4: Design a 3’ x 3’ three dimensional model of the scenario you chose. (So that the robot can perform a function designed in your challenge.) 

Step 5: Start building the robot. You can use all necessary resources provided to assist your group throughout this process.

Step 6: Demonstrate a working prototype of the robot in your three-dimensional model of your scenario.


 

 

Additional resources

A Youtube channel to help with design ideas and concepts.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCasdWNdqBh_LpIUOK8zN5zA

 

Websites and links to help you with designing and building your robot

 http://www.uat.edu.  //under robotics-and-embedded-systems.

 

http://education.lego.com/en-us/

 

http://www.legoengineering.com/why-i-like-educational-robots/

 

http://www.education.rec.ri.cmu.edu/content/lego/

 

http://news.discovery.com/tech/robotics

 

http://www.frc.ri.cmu.ed

 

http://www.robotc.net

 

http://www.firstlegoleague.org

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robotics

 

http://www.alamo.edu/nvc/tier/

 

http://www.tiertexas.org

 

http://botbrain.com/index.html?gclid=CM2r5Oejy8ECFe1cMgods3sA7w

 

The Book 

http://www.amazon.com/LEGO-MINDSTORMS-Discovery-Book-Color/