We encourage you to host a virtual event, or celebrate at home with your family group. Please check the state guidelines before considering a Robotics Week event.
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Build a robot, draw a robot, code a robot with your friends. There are no rules other then to share the excitement of robotics with your friends, family, or community. Share with us how you will be celebrating!
This 2,500-square-foot exhibit reveals the magic of nature as a master engineer. Three robot animals and seven hands-on activities illustrate fascinating real-life characteristics, such as how a chameleon changes colors and a fly walks on the ceiling.
The larger-than-life-size animated robots include a chameleon and a platypus. Also featured is a house fly with a 3-foot wingspread.
Machinery in the robot animals simulates the body parts of their real-life counterparts. In the robot animals, muscles become pistons, intestines become filtering pipes and brains become computers.
Sensory activities include “Swat the Fly,” a test of the visitor’s reaction time (one-twelfth as fast as a house fly’s), and “Sticky Feet,” where visitors wearing special hand and knee pads can try to stick like flies to a sloped surface. Triggering the “Tongue Gun” demonstrates how a real chameleon shoots out its long, sticky-tipped tongue to reel in a meal.
THE MUSEUM IS NOT OPEN MONDAYS
The Robot Zoo Exhibit @The Children's Museum of the Upstate website
The Children's Museum of the Upstate
300 College Street
The Goddard School in Rock Hill, South Carolina will offer a weeklong open house demonstrating how early learners (1 year to 5 years) can learn about the fun and exciting world of robotics. Schedule: Monday - Robotics and ELA, Tuesday - Robotics and Art, Wednesday - Robotics and Engineering, Thursday - Robotics and Computer Science, Friday - The Complete Robot
Robotics for Early Learners website
415 Clouds Way
The Goddard School in Fort Mill, South Carolina will offer a weeklong open house demonstrating how early learners (1 year to 5 years) can learn about the fun and exciting world of robotics. Schedule: Monday - Robotics and ELA, Tuesday - Robotics and Art, Wednesday - Robotics and Engineering, Thursday - Robotics and Computer Science, Friday - The Complete Robot
868 Gold Hill Road
We are challenging the children in our Jr. Kindergarten program to conduct a weeklong project that involves brainstorming, designing, building, and programing a robot using Legos. This is a great way for the children to learn about robots and develop their STEM skills in a project based learning environment.
Monday: Let's learn about Robots!
Tuesday: Let's Brainstorm!
Wednesday: Design Time!
Thursday: Let's Get Building!
Friday: Programming the Product!
The Goddard Challenge website
The Goddard School
8 Five Forks Plaza Court
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