Your robots has been selected for the next mission to Mars. All initial robot movements after landing have to be pre-programmed. After that, if you've successfully completed all previous missions, you're now ready to take full direct control of your robot to explore Mars.
Before the Activity
Download the attached programs Explore.8xp and Explore2.8xp or to write the programs see the attached PDF
Purchase the Norland Calculator Robot at: www.smallrobot.com/scimath
During the Activity
Please see the attached PDF for more details for this activity.
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary