Skip to Main Navigation | Skip to Content


Missouri Innovation Campus
UCM Lee's Summit has programs built for your busy life in the Kansas City metro
UCM Lee's Summit offers in-demand degrees in the Kansas City area
UCM Lee's Summit offers a master's degree in Occupational Safety Management

WeDo

WeDo

 

Grades 1st - 4th

 

Descriptions:

Learn how to build and program models using LEGO bricks and a simple, icon-based, drag-and-drop software. WeDo activities bring a motivating component to lessons that incorporate literacy, science, math, and engineering design. You will learn tips on materials management, core curriculum content connections, and how to extend activities that not only fit your curriculum but tap your student’s creative element. This workshop will have you ready to engage your elementary students in robotics, which will be an instant success.

 

Agenda

• Introductions and short history of LEGO Group

• Getting Started

• Hands-on activities

• Tips & tricks for young audience

    • Using motor control blocks (direction, power, & time)
    • Using motion sensor & tilt sensor blocks
    • Using display, background, & sound effect blocks
    • Using repeat and wait for block
    • Connect model to student’s experience
    • Construct model
    • Program software
    • Brainstorm extension activities tied to curriculum
    • LEGO measuring & element identifications
    • Following pictorial building guide
    • Clearing display
    • Key start parallel programming (move cursor)

• Materials management & storage

• Support & follow up options

 

Dates: To Be Announced

 

Contact us if you have any questions.

816-347-1612

mic@ucmo.edu

 

 

 


UCM-Lee's Summit Social Media

Facebook

Contact Information

UCM-Lee's Summit

1101 NW Innovation Parkway
Lee's Summit, MO 64086

Directions and map to the Missouri Innovation Campus

Phone: 816-347-1612
Email: mic@ucmo.edu


UCM Chat

UCM Personal Assistants are here to answer your questions about ONLINE learning. 

Available Mon. - Fri. 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CDT.