Humanities

NXT Quick Start & 5-Step Programming Guides

The attached pdf files of the NXT Quick Start Guide and 5-Step Programming Menu (form the NXT User Guide, p.21) may be useful resources for the NXT Software: On-Brick 5 Step Programming lesson/lab.

NXT Software: On-Brick 5 Step Programming

The attached PowerPoint presentation exaplins the 5 Step Programming Lab.

 

NXT Hardware

The attached pdf file contains the builting instructions for a tribot.

NXT Firmware_Video

NXT Firmware

The attached PowerPoint presentationis intended to be used in conjunction with the "NXT Firmware" lesson. 

STEM Robotics 101 NXT

Robo Intro

Robots Need Love Too_Music Video

Light-hearted Music video: Robots Need Love Too.

Thanks to Scott LeDuc  (Capital High School, Olympia, WA) for this fun link.

Your new Best Friend may be a Robot

Cynthia Breazeal's "Your new Best Friend may be a robot" lecture presents interesting ideas about how human/robot interaction is different and more powerful than other human/technology interactions.  Thanks to Colleen Wells (Marshall Middle School, Olympia, WA) for this link.

Update: as a teacher-user pointed out in the commetns below (thanks, Laban), this original link was removed by CNN.

Here is a link describing some of Cynthia's work.

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