Integrating robotics in primary school activities
Chandra, Vinesh (2011) Integrating robotics in primary school activities. QTU Professional Magazine, 26, pp. 11-14.
This article outlines the integration of robotics in two settings in a primary school. This initiative was part of an Australian Research Council project which was undertaken at this school. The article highlights how robotics was integrated in a technology unit in a year four class. It also explains how it was embedded into an after-school program which catered for students from years five to seven. From these experiences further possibilities of engaging with robotics are also discussed.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||robotics, primary school|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Science Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy (130212)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Teacher Education & Leadership
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 Vinesh Chandra|
|Deposited On:||17 Feb 2013 22:57|
|Last Modified:||18 Jul 2013 09:16|
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