Robots in the Australian classroom

Roland Gesthuizen, from Mater Christi College and Monash University, collaborated with seventeen other Australian teachers to produce “Robots in the Australian Classroom”. This document is published under a Creative Commons license […]

This YouTube video from New Scientist demonstrates some of the work by teams at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University, who have developed miniature robots that roam across […]

Sphero Robots

Sphero’s are small robots that can be controlled using a few different apps, including Sphero and MacroLab in the iTunes store. Apart from being fast, fun and colorful, they can be used […]

Drones, Droids and Robots

Image Source This 14th to 21st August is National Science Week, with the theme “Drones, Droids and Robots”. The Australian Science Teacher’s Association has produced a free 91 page booklet packed […]

Introducing Robots

  Learning Intention: Year 5 and 6 Digital Technologies: Digital Systems Examine the main components of common digital systems, and how such digital systems may connect together to form networks […]

Bee-Bots, Blue-Bots and Ozobots!

Today we had the opportunity to trial these robots with Gail Lovely on her visit to Australia from Texas. Gail is a friend of Anne Mirtschin and they both presented […]