Week 3

Outline

Overview

Session 1

Questions

What does life looks like on Mars?

How to detect life on Mars?

How do we build a robot to detect life?

Goal

To understand the conditions for life on Mars

To understand water is the indication of life on Mars

To assemble the sensors on a robot

Activities

Research how life looks like on Mars and why water is an indication of life

To assemble a robot by following instructions

Resources

Internet Resources

Outcomes

Explanation of why water is an indication of life on Mars

A completely assembled robot

Session 2

Questions

How to program a Lego robot to move?

Goal

To explain how to sequence wires properly

To solve problems using Move Steering Block, Loop Block, and Sound Block

Activities

Write code using the Move Steering Block, the Loop Block, and the Sound Block

Resources

Worksheet 4

EV3 Software

Outcomes

A code using Move Steering Block, Loop Block, and Sound Block