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Mission 1: Measure

The first page of the Mission 1: Measure activity

Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 6-9
Publication Year: 2008
Subjects: Mathematics

Students can use a robot to measure the hallway accurately. This activity includes programming instructions and a help sheet to assist students with writing a simple program on their graphing calculators. The commands instruct the robot to move forward carrying a calculator until it bumps into something. Students use data displayed on the calculator to determine the distance the robot traveled.

Mission 1: Measure [785KB PDF file]

This activity is part of the Calculator-Controlled Robots Educator Guide.

Page Last Updated: December 31st, 2014
Page Editor: Flint Wild