Innovation Generation: Robotic Helpers

In this activity, students will learn about assistive technology robots and the algorithms used so robots can accomplish tasks that are difficult for humans.

Students will then design a model and an algorithm so a robot can complete their chosen task.


Discovery Education and Stanley Black & Decker have joined forces to bring making and doing into classrooms nationwide. Together, this partnership will empower student learning with a premier, STEAM-focused, cross-disciplinary initiative that invites students and educators to explore their worlds through building, making, and doing.

Innovation Generation – Making an Impact ignites, engages, and empowers the makers in your classroom with digital resources created to cultivate collaboration, problem solving and STEAM skillsets in your students through real-world explorations.

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K-6, Middle School, High School, Educator
5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade
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