Robotics with Dash & Dot
Explore robotics concepts with next generation robots designed to make programming fun and exciting.
Dash & Dot are characters that ignite curiosity and confidence while providing fun and engaging ways of learning essential skills including: collaboration, communication, and digital literacy. Teachers use Dash & Dot to teach a variety of subject areas including the following-
- Computational thinking: Analyze problems and design algorithms to program robot actions and reactions using Blockly, a visual drag-and-drop coding tool.
- Math: Explore concepts like the number line, geometry, angles, distance, time, and variables.
Science: Learn about the scientific method, or program Dash to mimic behavior in the natural world.
- Engineering: Develop design thinking skills by building extensions on the robots with LEGO® bricks.
- Creative writing and the arts: Explore storytelling,drawing, and even music.
Classes offered for Grades 1-5