LEGO Preconference Workshops

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LEGO Education Preconference Workshops

HALF DAY  (AM)  P16  TECH LEVEL: BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE  GRADE LEVEL: K-4    
LEGO WeDo: Can Do Robotics for Elementary Learners
Steffanie Forbes, Education Consultant, LEGO Education, Kansas

Few tools generate as much excitement in the classroom as those that enable students to take charge of their own learning. With LEGO® Education WeDo, you help your students become motivated, active learners who don’t just know, they do! WeDo is a hands-on tool that combines the joy of LEGO building with easy-to-use technology and supports essential STEM lessons as well as literacy and problem solving. Designed specifically for elementary learners, WeDo engages all students, challenging them to create, test, observe, and explain projects while collaborating with others through building and programming LEGO models. Laptops will be provided with the necessary software installed. 

HALF DAY  (PM)  P17  TECH LEVEL: BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE  GRADE LEVEL: 5-9
Robotics in the Classroom: Getting Started with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3
Steffanie Forbes, Education Consultant, LEGO Education, Kansas

Teachers can use robotics as the hook to motivate students to ask “why” and “what if” and want to find the answer. Learn firsthand how LEGO Education MINDSTORMS EV3 can get your students excited as they model real-life mechanisms and solve real-world challenges, all while building the critical-thinking and creative problem-solving skills that will serve them well for a lifetime. Laptops will be provided with the necessary software installed.

Last modified: Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 1:05 PM