Code-A-Sphero, LEGO Maze Workshop

October Half-Term at Storyhouse Running from
Last event: Friday 1 November 2019 at 3.30pm
  • £15
  • Garret Bar

Part of: Half-Term Activities

Interested in Robotics, LEGO and Coding? If you answered yes to any of these this workshop is for you!

This two-hour fun and hands-on Code-A-Sphero workshop teaches you the power of coding in a fun and creative (and safe) environment.
You will design and build a Sphero maze using LEGO, then learn how to code a mini Sphero to move (roll), change direction (spin) and alter its colour. Once the training is complete we put these new skills to the test by coding a mini sphero to escape your maze.

Who is this course for:

We suggest a minimum age of 8 for this workshop. If you’re not quite old enough why not see if an adult up can stay and help you during the session. No previous coding or robotics experience is necessary.

What you’ll learn:

– What is a Sphero?
– How to design a LEGO maze.
– How to build a LEGO maze.
– What is Coding?
– How to write fundamental block code.
– Complete coding challenges.

What you will leave with:

As well as leaving with the knowledge you have learnt during the session. You will also receive a certificate and pin badge that shows you have successfully completed this workshop and you are a certified MakoCreater.

Equipment you’ll need:

All equipment will be provided on the day, you just need to bring yourself.

Certificate:

8+

Duration

Approx 90 mins

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