Welcome to the wonderful world of Sphero robots, how to program them, and some of the amazing ways these robots can enhance any classroom. The programs that are associated with the robot are free and the Sphero robots cost around $129.99 depending on where you purchase them. The coding/programming platforms can be used on any device(iOS and Android) and even have a web browser component for the Chrome browser that works as a drag and drop editor.
Objective: Upon completion of this course the user will have a better understanding of the inner workings of the Sphero robot, how to program and use them personally and professionally, how the robots can be used in the classroom or with curriculum. The user will also be able to share some examples of how the robots are actually being used by students in classrooms.
1. Overview of Sphero and platforms
2. Basics of coding Sphero
3. Sphero Education
4. Sphero in the Classroom