Coding and robotics

The resources in this kit support early years educators to introduce young children to coding and robotics in a playful, developmentally appropriate way. 

Suitable for years K–F
Coding and robotics learning kit: Robot Turtles game, Bee-bot, KIBO and wooden coding blocks, wooden pull-along Buzzy Bee toy and a Ground Up floor mat.

Students are encouraged to explore controlling a robot, sequencing instructions to create an algorithm, pattern recognition and working collaboratively to solve problems.

The kit contains materials and suggested activities for unplugged coding and two types of robots for children to use – Bee-Bots and KIBO.

This kit contains links to VEYLDF learning outcomes and the Foundation level Digital Technologies curriculum.

The kit can be used to support a visit to the Ground Up: Building Big Ideas, Together exhibition at Scienceworks or as a stand-alone experience.

Cost

$85 (GST inclusive) for a 3-week loan

Delivery

Kits will be delivered by post. We pay for posting the kit to you, you pay for return postage. Other arrangements may be possible upon booking.

All Learning Kit bookings are subject to coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions and as such are subject to change in line with the Victorian Chief Health Officer’s advice. We will be in contact with all teachers prior to their booking if we need to clarify any new requirements. 

Please read our  booking and cancellation policy before proceeding.

Find out more about our STEM professional learning workshops for educators working in funded kindergartens. 

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