Lesson Information

Fourth Grade Lesson

Week: 7 -- lessonID: 494

Essential Questions

What is a throwdown challenge? How does my team get ready for this event? What is expected of us? 


Review the LHE Urban Sprawl Throwdown challenge? Finish the first robot build. Begin learning the mindstorm software.


Dont forget your Mini-Mission

Important Docs

documents for this lesson:

LHE Urban Sprawl Throwdown Challenge

Planning Doc - for robot build

The Standards

Lesson Standard:

3-5-ETS1-1.Define a simple design problem reflecting a need or a want that includes specified criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost.3-5-ETS1-2.Generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.3-5-ETS1-3.Plan and carry out fair tests in which variables are controlled and failure points are considered to identify aspects of a model or prototype that can be improved.

Technology Standard: