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animated welcomeWeeks 13 and 14..

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Thursday 12/6

opening Opening activity:

Watch this video about a manta ray robot.

And this little fish robot that can spy on other fish.


classwork Classwork:

We will finish AI at Home.

I have the new mat boards, but need to have them cut to size.

If we finish early, please catch up on missing assignments.

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Tuesday 12/4

opening Opening activity:

Drones save lives.


classwork Classwork:

Because we are having problems with the Game Reserve mat, we will do AI at Home today.

I hope to have the mat fixed by Thursday.

Come to the front of the classroom. The assignment will be in your Google Drive.

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Monday 12/3

opening Opening activity:

Look at this wheeled ANY-mal.


classwork Classwork:

Continue with your project. Make sure that you have turned in the Final project prep,
Flow Chart and Algorithm.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

Walking Robot Lauron V The bio-inspired, six-legged walking robot LAURON V participated as team LAUROPE (LAUfROboter für die Planetare Exploration,
walking robot for planetary exploration) in the DLR SpaceBot Camp 2015

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Thursday 11/29

opening Opening activity:

Open the Vocab Slides in your Google Drive.

Today you will do the term 'scalable'.


classwork Classwork:

By yourselves, finish the Swarm Intelligence assignment in your Google Drive. Some classes had watched
the boat videos in Swarm Robotics Part 2, some hadn't. Start where you stopped last week, watch all the
videos, and answer the questions.

Then continue with your projects. Make sure that you have turned in the Flow Chart and Algorithm.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

I know this is a STEM class. I want you to see a STEAM performance (including Art).

Watch this Quadcopter dance.

Then watch this explanation of how they came up with it.

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Tuesday 11/27

opening Opening activity:


Open the Vocab Slides in your Google Drive.

Today you will do the term 'Swarm Intelligence'.


classwork Classwork:

Sit down in front of the board - we finish looking at Swarm Robotics, Part 1 and Part 2.

Your assignment is in your Google Drive, in 'Shared with Me'.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

I know this is a STEM class. I want you to see a STEAM performance (including Art).

Watch this Quadcopter dance.

Then watch this explanation of how they came up with it.

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Tuesday 11/27

opening Opening activity:


Open the Vocab Slides in your Google Drive.

Today you will do the term 'Swarm Intelligence'.


classwork Classwork:

Sit down in front of the board - we finish looking at Swarm Robotics, Part 1 and Part 2.

Your assignment is in your Google Drive, in 'Shared with Me'.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

Watch this video of Handle - a humanoid robot on wheels - just amazing!

And another video explaining how the latest Atlas walks.

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Monday 11/26

opening Opening activity:

Watch this video about controlling a robot from the ISS.

classwork Classwork:

Come to the front for Monday Meeting.

Sit down in front of the board - we will start looking at Swarm Robotics, Part 1 and Part 2.

Your assignment is in your Google Drive, in 'Shared with Me'.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

Look at some instances where robot had to give jobs back to people.

Mercedes replaces robots with humans.

Robots aren't that great at waiting tables.

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