Lesson Information

Third Grade Lesson

Week: 20 -- lessonID: 565

question
Essential Questions:

What is a robot? what is an algorithm? What does a robot do with an algorithm? How can I program a robot to do what I want it to do?

Objective
Objectives:

Understand that a robot will execute a program. Robots only do exactly what you program to do. An algorithm is a program or a recipe for a computer. 

Mini-mission
Mini-Mission

Don't forget your Mini-Mission!

 

Important Docs

documents for this lesson:

Edison Robot Computer Commands


The Standards
CCSS

Standard:

1A-AP-08 K-2  Model daily processes by creating and following algorithms (sets of step-by-step instructions) to complete tasks. Composition is the combination of smaller tasks into more complex tasks. Students could create and follow algorithms for making simple foods, brushing their teeth, getting ready for school, participating in clean-up time.

NETS Standard:

Evaluation:

565