Robotics with Dash
Technology Requirements: A computer/tablet/iPad with an internet connection.
Tools & Additional Downloads:
- Purchase of Dash robot optional. Dash robot simulator available through Wonder Workshop Class Connect.
- Download Blockly app or use the Blockly web app.
skill level: 4/5
Module 1: The World of Coding & Robotics
Discover what coding is and how coding and robotics are used in the real world.
Module 2: Drive
Level up your block coding skills and discover how to make Dash drive!
Module 3: Look & Animations
Just like you, Dash can look around! Learn how to add look and prebuilt animation blocks into your code.
Module 4: Wait
Learn about control blocks. Use wait blocks to create more interesting programs for Dash.
Module 5: Lights
Dash’s lights can change to different colours, so let’s discover just how colourful your Dash can be!
Module 6: Repeat
Continue your learning with control code blocks by exploring loops and repeat code with Dash.
Module 7: Sounds
Bring Dash to life by learning to program pre-set sounds and custom recordings into your code.
Module 8: Functions & Events
Explore how to create and add function to your Dash’s code.
Module 9: Conditions
Discover how to create conditions and create more advanced programs for your Dash.
Module 10: Final Challenge
Using all your knowledge from previous modules, complete the final programming Dash challenge.
Module 11: Course Wrap Up
Reflect on your learning journey throughout the course and show what you know!