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How to Teach with LEGO WeDo at Primary School

  • Karolína Mayerové
  • Michaela Veselovská
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 457)

Abstract

In this paper we present a set of activities with robotics kit Lego WeDo. Activities are designed for ordinary pupils of the third and fourth grade of primary school, and not only for robotic fans. We briefly describe every task of each activity. These eight activities are iteratively confirmed sequence which we recommend to use for familiarization with the elements of the kit and also software. Set of activities and recommendations to them is the result of several iterative verifications and editing, based on observations of teaching according to our materials during informatics lessons. These activities follow the requirements of our national education program and develop several 21st century skills for successful life.

Keywords

Activities LEGO WeDo Primary educational Robotics Introduction to programming 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and InformaticsComenius University in BratislavaBratislavaSlovakia

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