•  

Get Your Robotics On

A session at Boise Code Camp 2014

Saturday 5th April, 2014

3:05pm to 4:20pm (PST)

Session Level: 100

Last May, the BoRG taught eight families to make their first robot. We started with families who had never picked up a soldering iron or digital multimeter. The class was offered through community education, which is part of the Boise school district. At the end of four weeks, most of our families has soldered a robot brain, made a robot body, and programmed their new robot to follow a line. The class was made more affordable by the donations we received. The December 2013 issue of Servo magazine has an article about the class.

This presentation will explain how the class operated, our results, and some of the lessons we learned. We plan to offer this class again and would like to pass the word and encourage more mentors to participate.

About the speaker

This person is speaking at this event.
L. Paul Verhage

I'm president of the Boise Robotics Group (the BoRG)

Next session in Farnsworth

4:30pm The InterNetDuino of Things by Scott Jeide

1 attendee

  • L. Paul Verhage

1 tracker

  • Joe Howard

Sign in to add slides, notes or videos to this session

Sign in to track this session

Tell your friends!

When

Time 3:05pm4:20pm PST

Date Sat 5th April 2014

Short URL

lanyrd.com/scwywg

Official event site

www.boisecodecamp.org

View the schedule

Share

See something wrong?

Report an issue with this session