Grade 4 2018

Amazing Maze Challenges

Challenge

  1. Use icy-pole sticks or masking tape to create a simple maze. Create a code to navigate your maze from start to finish.
  2. Change color and do a victory dance  when you reach the end.
  3. Program the Sphero to say something at the end. – eg “Yes! I made it!”
  4. Put in some obstacles – you must navigate around these with the Sphero. 

TASK

Put Sphero to work – Design and make a vehicle for your Sphero to drive (push or pull) around your space.

QUESTIONS TO CONSIDER
What factors affected the way your vehicle worked?

How did the vehicle affect your code? How did the surface affect your code?

Did you have to make adjustments? If so, what did you have to do to make it work better?

EXTRA CHALLENGES
How can you make your vehicle turn on various angles?
Add some spoken commentary to your code.


Draw a Square with Sphero

 

Draw a coloured Star with Sphero


Coding with Scratch 2

Click HERE to watch a brief introduction to Scratch.

Learn how to make Scratch Projects.

Click HERE


Let’s   Code

Everybody should learn how to code because it teaches you how to THINK

Animate your name with Scratch


Introducing Sphero

 


Learn to Code

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and learn to code with Marco or Sophia

Mark Zuckerberg teaches Repeat Loops

Click on your class name to go to your Kodable assignments

4MA                   4MM


How Cybersafe are you?

Play the Safety Land Game

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You need headphones for this task.


Code Some Crazy Creatures

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