Backyard Bugs & Bots©
What’s actually living in our own backyard jungles? Explore what gives insects protection. See habitats up close. Work with robots that mimic real insects. Create your own bugs with circuitry and 3D! Make sure to wear get-messy clothes and get ready to explore!
Backyard Bugs & Bots© program includes:
Curriculum - Unique lessons for 5 days of 6 instructional hours per day
- (12) Hexbug Nano robots
- Coding/Computational Thinking Tools
- Engineering and Design Tools
- Digital Storytelling Tools
Training - 1 hour synchronous virtual training
Designed for Grades K-8 and up to 30 students per lesson.
Instructional Contact Hours: 36+
Recommended for: Summer Camps; Project-based STEM learning modules; STEM Summer school; After-school programs; Charter school programs; Homeschool environments