Unit of Instruction

Mechanisms & Movement

Elementary School

In this unit, students use a remote-controlled robot to create different types of mechanisms.  Students learn how to create and convert motion as they explore linkages, gears, cams, and more!

Included Lessons
  1. Intro to Robotics
  2. Robotic Movement
  3. Mechanisms
  4. Mobile R/C Challenge
  5. Robotic Factory Lift Challenge
Mobile STEM Lab Requirement
Engineering Pathways Mobile STEM Lab
Young Engineers Mobile STEM Lab

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