Review: Cubelets

Robot Basics: What is it? Cubelets are a modular robotics teaching tool and toy from the aptly named Modular Robotics. Color coded, cube shaped pieces attach to one another with magnets, enabling the user to quickly and easily build a variety of robots. What's in the Box? The KT06 kit contains 2 rechargeable batteries, several … Continue reading Review: Cubelets

Review: LEGO WeDo

Robot Basics: What is it?  Lego Wedo uses Lego bricks, electronic elements, and computer programming to teach simple robotics What's in the Box?  as noted on the Lego Education website: the set contains more than 150 elements, including a motor, motion and tilt sensors, and the LEGO USB Hub.  How Much?  $129.95 Age Range?  ages … Continue reading Review: LEGO WeDo

Review: Sphero

Robot Basics: Sphero 2.0 What is it? (from the website) Control Sphero from your smartphone or tablet, change colors, complete challenges, earn tricks, and more. Sphero is waterproof, pet-proof, and ready to roll. Download free SPRK lessons and learn the basics of programming. Then unleash Sphero's inner robot and program like a pro. The more … Continue reading Review: Sphero