Colorado 4-H Robotics is the hub for Colorado 4-H robotics information on the state 4-H robotics competition, different robotics teams and links to videos of youth participants in 4-H robotics.
US FIRST is an organization that exposes young people to robotics, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) though a competitive environment. The mission of FIRST is to transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders. US FIRST has partnered with 4-H to reach youth. FIRST offers four competitions for youth of various ages and Computer Science interests. FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) is for youth 14-18 and is the most complex and advanced of the FIRST competitions. FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) is for youth 14-18 who build a smaller robot. FIRST Lego League (FLL) is for youth 9-14 and youth utilize Lego NXT Mindstorms to build a robot and research a current sociality issue. Jr. FIRST Lego League (FLL) is for youth 6-9 and is similar to FLL.
The Robotics Alliance Project Mission Promotes NASA’s mission to create the human, technical, and programmatic advancement of robotic capabilities and their implementation for future robotic space exploration.
The Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute integrates robotics technology into everyday life.
The Tech provides basic information about what a robot is and what robots are capable of doing.
The National Robotics Week website promotes the celebration of National Robotics Week, which is held annually in the month of April.
LEGO 9580 Education WeDo Construction Kit User’s Guide
https://c10645061.ssl.cf2.rackcdn.com/resources/wedo user’s guide.pdf
Introduction to the LEGO Education WeDo Software
EV3 Programming Missions
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