We found 126 resources with the concept robots
How Engineering Robots Works: Crash Course Engineering #33Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th
Can you work out how robots work? An engaging video describes the field of robotics and how it is different from artificial intelligence. The narrator explains how sensors, actuators, effectors, and computers work together in a robot to...
3 Unique Rovers for Extreme WorldsLesson Planet
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
How do you design a rover to explore an environment we know nothing about? Scientists create unique vehicles for exploring underwater, extremely hot, windy, and other extreme environments. An installment from the SciShow Space series...
Smart Tattoos and Tiny Robots: Crash Course Engineering #37Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What does the future hold for implantable devices? An informative video discusses the history of devices implanted in the human body starting with the first pace maker. After a discussion of the hurdles people must consider when...
Robots: Crash Course Computer Science #37Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - Higher Ed
Without computer science, robots would just be scrap metal. Individuals watch an informative video to learn about robots. The video covers a brief history of robots and identifies current advances in robotics. This is the 37th video in...
The World's Smallest Robots: Rise of the NanomachinesLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Think robots are big, clunky heaps of metal? Not anymore! Introduce your class to a whole new breed of robots through a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. The resource shows what these tiny machines are made...
Can A Thousand Tiny Swarming Robots Outsmart Nature?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Kilobots, made from only $15 worth of parts, work together to achieve a group goal. The video explains how with a few simple lines of programming, these tiny robots tackle tasks in much the same way animals or cells have for centuries....
All Fats Are Not Created EqualLesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Apply robotics to connect physical properties to chemical properties. Future engineers use robots to determine the melting points of various fats and oils. The robots can do this by measuring the translucency of the fats as they heat up.
Learning Roomba Module 3: Controlling MovementLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Look at it go. The resource, the third in a series of five using a Roomba, explains the different types of movements a Roomba makes, then challenges pupils to create computer codes that will cause the Roomba to travel specific paths.
Learning Roomba Module 1: Robotics IntroductionLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Introducing Mr. Robot. As an introduction to robotics, class develop a definition of a robot and make distinctions between real robots and those in science fiction. They also study the basics of programming in Java to program a Roomba.
Biological Oceanographic Investigations – Through Robot EyesLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How can a robot measure the length of something when we don't know how far the camera is from the object? The instructional activity explains the concept of perspective and many others. Scholars apply this knowledge to judge the length...
Biological Oceanographic Investigations – I, Robot, Can Do That!Lesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How do you decide the best person for each job? Would it be easier if you didn't have to consider their feelings? The lesson begins with a discussion of underwater robots. Then groups research one of these robots and present their...
Biological Oceanographic Investigations – Call to ArmsLesson Planet
5th - 6th
How many simple machines does it take to make a robotic arm? An inquiry-based lesson explores that topic and challenges pupils to build a robotic arm that can stretch, turn, and more. A few questions help guide them in the right...
Robots and Artificial IntelligenceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Do computers think? The last lab in the series of five introduces the class to artificial intelligence (AI) and robots. Partners research how AI plays into the idea of getting a computer to see. The pairs continue to research about tasks...