The K-5 enrichment program is the latest addition to our programs as a collaboration of RoboCamp and the Montessori School of Rochester. This program is a 8-week long program with workshops once a week on Fridays.
Lego Mindstorms kits are used and provided during the workshops.
K-5 Enrichment workshops are held at the Montessori School of Rochester
220 Idlewood Road, Rochester, NY 14618
Who is right for K-5 Enrichment?
The K-5 enrichment program is right for those K-5 students that are interested in Robotics and Legos. No prior experience is needed to attend the enrichment program. Workshop groups are tailored based on age and skill levels.
Some interests that your student may have or want to learn at this program are:
- Building robots from instruction.
- Modifying robots using creative approaches.
- Learn about and use Lego Mindstorm sensors.
- Use programs to move your robot.
- How to create programs to move your robot and use your robot’s sensors.
General Workshop Information
Students will work in small teams aided by instructors to build robots, use sensors, and experience programming using Lego Mindstorms. Each workshop is focused around a daily mini-task that is encompasses the instructions of the day.
|Week 1||Introduction to Lego Mindstorms, Start Building Robot|
|Week 2||Finishe Building Robot|
|Week 3||Moving Your Robot|
|Week 4||Touch Sensor & Sound Sensor|
|Week 5||Ultrasonic Sensor & Light Sensor|
|Week 6||Group Project Ideas|
|Week 7||Work on Group Project|
|Week 8||Demo Project to Parents|