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SENSATIONAL ROBOTICS LINKS

 

ROBOTICS MATERIALS
Tool of the Trade
A illustrated list of Lego parts

Programming Symbols
A printable page of Robolab programming icons, which can be used in making:
Magnetic Flow Chart for Programming
(Great if computer shortages)
GEARS
Gears on Bikes
This page was designed by a group of students studying gears
Gears and Gear Trains
Here is a comprehensive site on gears (different kinds how to use them etc)
Description of the Basic Gear Types
Do you know the difference between worm gear and spur gear? Find Out!
Science Activities with gears and levers
Find out how gears change speed and torque.
Cool Gear Sites
This index pages has many interesting links to gear related web pages.
Gear Math
A helpful site demonstrating gear math
PROGRAMMING
The Programming Process
Nasa site that gives tips on the steps involved in programming robots. 
Robolab Inventor
A great demo of Robolab Inventor programming from the Tuffs University site
Robolab Programs
More samples of Robolab programs, including loops and containers. 
MANUFACTURERS OF ROBOTICS KITS
Robolab Homepage
Includes building and programming tips and lots of great information
Lego Mindstorms Homepage
A lego-robotics kit that can be bought in toy stores
Lego’ Homepage
Find out about cool things you can do with Legos!
WHAT ARE OTHER SCHOOLS DOING WITH ROBOTICS?
The Galileo Network
Check out the robotics programs happening in Galileo Schools (like Glendale!) 
Davis Creek Elementary
This school has been working with Lego Robotics for several years
“J and J’s Robotics in the Classroom”
This is a comprehensive site on Robotics, including descriptions of what robots are,
samples from classrooms and a lot more! 
AWESOME ROBOT STUFF
Robot Zoo
View incredible robot animals.Very cool.
Canada’s Science and Technology Muesum
Tech Wizards
A site containing many links to Robotics in the world
The Robot Museum
Find out some neat things that robots do.
The Tech Museum of Innovation Robotics Page
A very neat site which contain details of the history and future of robots
HOW ROBOTICS ARE REBUILDING PEOPLE
Bionic Man
Science gives a man a robotic arm.
More Bionic Man
A BBC article on the Bionic Man.
Bionic Ears : BBC article on hearing sensors given to a deaf man.
Robotic Surgery
Robots performing surgery? Find out.
More Robotic Surgery

CURRICULUM LINKS FOR TEACHERS 

Center for Educational Engineering Outreach at Tufts University
Find curriculum links and resources on Robolab
MIT's LifeLong Kindergarden
Robolab's roots were generated here.  A good site to find out about constructionist
learning environments and some of the people behind it. (Search: Seymour Papert and
Micheal Resnick to start).
LDAPS (LEGO Design and Programming System.)
K-12 Curriculum and resources.
APPLE Education Resource Page
Good technical information on using Robolab

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