Robotics 101: Fundamentals of Robotics Engineering using Lego Mindstorms EV3 (Zatna) - Pingry Summer
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Robotics 101: Fundamentals of Robotics Engineering using Lego Mindstorms EV3 (Zatna)

Basking Ridge
Rising Grades 3 - 5
Dates in Jun, Jul
Half Day
Partner Program
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$450 / week

Camp at a Glance

This course is designed for campers with no robotics experience and will use Lego Mindstorms EV3 robots to give an introduction to robotics. Campers will get hands-on experience with structurally-sound building techniques, different types of sensors and motors, and some basic robotics programming using the EV3 software.

Topics Covered

  • Gear trains
  • Servo motors
  • Touch sensors
  • Ultrasonic sensors
  • Light sensors
  • Sound sensors
  • Design Planning & Reviews
  • Design Tradeoffs
  • Prototyping
  • Programming from the Brick
  • Intro to Mindstorms EV3 Software

Camper’s Portfolio

  • Understanding of how different components work
  • How to build structurally sound robots
  • Ability to program robots
  • Documentation
  • Inspired future work

Dates

Week Time
Jun 27 – Jul 1 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Lunch

Not included

Camp Credentials

  • This camp is accredited by the American Camp Association!

Drop-off/Pick-up Location

Middle School Entrance

What to Expect

Robots and Coding and Data… OH MY! Zatna’s amazing certified instructors cover Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Technology, and Entrepreneurship.

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