Week 8

Outline

Overview

Session 1

Questions

How can we program our robot for detecting water on the Mars simulation?

Goal

To devise strategies to help robot navigate on the Mars simulation

To write code based on the strategy

To debug when the programs run into trouble

Activities

Program the robot to navigate the Mars simulation and detect water

Resources

Mars simulation

Outcomes

Codes for Lego robots to explore Mars simulation

Session 2

Questions

Who (Which team) is the fastest at exploring life on Mars?

Goal

To explore Mars efficiently with Lego robots (Competition)

Activities

Explore the Mars simulation with the robot to detect water

Resources

Mars simulation

A timer

Final competition evaluation form

Outcomes

Lego robots detect water on the Mars