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digital_literacy:technology_resources:sphero:start [2019/10/23 08:30]
James Collins
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 ======Sphero====== ======Sphero======
-Sphero is a spherical robot that can be used with a range of apps (more than 30 available) on devices including tablets and smartphones. The robot shell is water proof and is made of tough, transparent polycarbonate,​ allowing students to see the relationship between their commands and the electric motor and LEDs inside.+{{:​digital_literacy:​technology_resources:​sphero:​sphero.jpg?​nolink |}}Sphero is a spherical robot that can be used with a range of apps (more than 30 available) on devices including tablets and smartphones. The robot shell is water proof and is made of tough, transparent polycarbonate,​ allowing students to see the relationship between their commands and the electric motor and LEDs inside. 
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 +| **Recommended Ages** | Year 2 to Year 6 (ages 8 to 12) | 
 +| **Product Cost** | $200-$220 | 
 +| **Where to Purchase** | Available from STEM based stores such as [[https://​www.edtechs.com.au/​|Education Technology Specialists]] or [[https://​www.teaching.com.au/​|Modern Teaching Aids]] | 
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 +<WRAP clear></​WRAP>​ 
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 +====Product Requirements==== 
 +  * A tablet is required for the Sphero 
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 +{{section>​digital_literacy:​clippings#​loanable_kits}}
  
 =====Activities===== =====Activities=====
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 =====Resources===== =====Resources=====
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​remixes|Sphero Activies]]\\ +<WRAP group> 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​category|Sphero Community]]\\ +<WRAP column quarter>​ 
- +  * [[https://​edu.sphero.com/​remixes|Sphero Activies]] 
-**Block based Coding**\\ +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​category|Sphero Community]] 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​1671x|Intro & Loops]]\\ +</​WRAP>​ 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​2143x|If/​then,​ else]]\\ +<WRAP column quarter> 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​2152x|Lights]]\\ +**Block based Coding** 
- +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​1671x|Intro & Loops]] 
-**Coding with Draw**\\ +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​2143x|If/​then,​ else]] 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​6872x|Shapes]]\\ +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​2152x|Lights]] 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​6875x|Spelling]]\\ +</​WRAP>​ 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​6920x|Perimeter]]\\ +<WRAP column quarter> 
- +**Coding with Draw** 
-**Text Coding (Javascript)**\\ +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​6872x|Shapes]] 
-[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​2427x|Hello World!]]\\ +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​6875x|Spelling]] 
- +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​6920x|Perimeter]] 
-=====Videos===== +</​WRAP>​ 
-[[https://​www.youtube.com/​channel/​UCM3c30DuxaH1qJjhpEVhrbA|Sphero Edu YouTube Channel]]+<WRAP column quarter> 
 +**Text Coding (Javascript)** 
 +  ​* ​[[https://​edu.sphero.com/​cwists/​preview/​2427x|Hello World!]] 
 +</​WRAP>​ 
 +</​WRAP>​ 
 +====Videos==== 
 +  ​* ​[[https://​www.youtube.com/​channel/​UCM3c30DuxaH1qJjhpEVhrbA|Sphero Edu YouTube Channel]]
  
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