Lego WeDo is a brilliant way to teach robotics! It is aimed at 6-8 year olds, but it can be adapted so it is suitable for both younger and older children.
It teaches so many important skills:
- Problem solving
- Computational thinking
- Design thinking
Watch my 2 minute video tutorial to see how to get going with this tech in your classroom:
I’ve created a handy guide sheet to give you some ideas for its use with younger children. The Year 1 classes at my school loved using it and amazed us all with their progress.
*Click here for the high-quality PDF (perfect for printing).
Finally, click the images below for some step-by-step instructions younger students can follow to make a robot and program it.
Let me know how you get on 🙂