View Seminar: Elementary Robotics

Seminar NameElementary Robotics
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Seminar Short DescThis professional development program focuses on integrating iRobot, Dash and Dot, Sphero, and Cubelets into the classroom to enhance STEM learning. Through hands-on activities, teachers will learn to develop engaging, interactive lessons that teach coding, robotics, and problem-solving skills, and to effectively manage technology projects.
Seminar Full DescThe professional development for teachers focuses on integrating innovative technology tools into the classroom, including iRobot, Dash and Dot, Sphero, and Cubelets. The training program provides hands-on activities and demonstrations on how to incorporate these tools into a variety of subject areas, such as science, math, and language arts. Teachers will learn how to use iRobot to create autonomous robots, Sphero to teach coding and problem-solving skills, and Dash and Dot to develop creative projects that incorporate coding and engineering concepts. The training will also cover how to use Cubelets to teach robotics and engineering concepts through hands-on, interactive building and programming. By the end of the professional development, teachers will have the skills and confidence to effectively integrate these innovative tools into their teaching practice and inspire their students to explore STEM subjects in new and exciting ways.
Seminar Date03/13/2024
Opening Time8:30 am
Closing Time2:30 pm
Last Day To Register03/12/2024      [ Note: After this date, participation changes can be requested by e-mailing Laurie Sledge ]
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Seminar AudienceElementary Teachers
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Seminar Topics, Concepts & Resources- Robotics
- Coding
- Implementation Strategies
Seminar Broadcast NotesPlease bring your own device. If using an iPad, please have iRobot, Blockly and Sphero Edu Apps downloaded. If using a PC, we will access these programs through the internet.
Seminar Objectives- Participants will gain a basic understanding of iRobot, Dash and Dot, Sphero, and Cubelets and their potential applications for enhancing STEM learning in the classroom.
- Participants will learn how to design and implement hands-on, interactive lessons and projects that use these tools to teach coding, robotics, and problem-solving skills to students.
- Participants will develop strategies for effectively managing technology projects in the classroom, including troubleshooting technical issues, promoting teamwork, and assessing student learning.
- Participants will explore how to integrate these innovative tools into a variety of subject areas and grade levels, and how to adapt lesson plans and activities to meet the needs of different learners.
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Assessment of LearningParticipants will participate in an activity where they share their thoughts and ideas on how to incorporate the Robotics in to their classroom and curriculum.
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SiteCA BOCES - Southern Tier West
LocationLarge Room and DL Room
Site StatusRegional
Duration5.5 Hours
Rolling Online CourseNo
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Seminar StatusAvailable
WorkshopElementary Robotics
Starting Registration8:00 am
Credit Hours5.50
CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
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Provider517 - Model Schools
Category517 - Model Schools
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Added ByTim Clarke
Seminar Id8469

CTLE Activities

  • Content
  • Pedagogy


Districts That Can Send Participants

  • Allegany-Limestone Central School
  • Andover Central School
  • Belfast Central School
  • Bolivar-Richburg Central School
  • Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School
  • Cuba-Rushford Central School
  • Ellicottville Central School
  • Fillmore Central School
  • Franklinville Central School
  • Friendship Central School
  • Genesee Valley Central School
  • Hinsdale Central School
  • Olean City Schools
  • Pioneer Central School
  • Portville Central School
  • Randolph Academy
  • Randolph Central School
  • Salamanca City Schools
  • Scio Central School
  • Wellsville Central School
  • West Valley Central School
  • Whitesville Central School
  • CA-BOCES Admin
  • CA-BOCES Exceptional Education
  • CA Teacher Center

Learning Standards

  • 1 Knowledge Students and Student Learning
  • 2 Knowledge of Content and Instruction
  • 4 Learning Environment
  • 7 Professional Growth