Assessment: What is a Robot?_Research Project

Assessment Type: 

Research Report: The History of Robots:

  • Have students research robots:
    • Include famous/iconic robots
    • Be sure to include real robots, not just fictional
    • Explore different types of robots
    • Students could write a paper, create a poster, give a presentation

Web sites such as Popular Science Archives may be useful for students.  

Education Level: 
Middle School
High School
Focus Subject: 
Robotics Hardware