The basics of robotics

Thebasics of robotics are an innovative educational tool and an entertaining technology for constructing a robot. It allows educating and developing children in a playful form. It combines research and experimental activities, gives children an opportunity to create his own world. Children are provided with designer details and are proposed to create a model according to the scheme or design their own models. Having received the task, children start working with small parts of the designers, select parts for the robot, work with beams of different lengths, compare the parts in size. Children work in team of two or three as well, and present their joint projects.

The design lesson, organized in the form of a game, develops children’s fine motor skills, mental activity, scheme reading skills, and teaches them discipline and teamwork. The method helps to form math skills, creative thinking and basic robotics skills.