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Exploring a Mars Habitat with Ultimate

Exploring a Mars Habitat with Ultimate

$500.00

Grades 8-12 | Go on a mission to colonize Mars using autonomous robots! The journey begins by constructing the Ultimate space vehicle, then designing and creating a martian environment ideal for building a colony. Throughout this course, students are immersed in real-world applications of STEM concepts through hands-on experiences that bring learning to life. With an emphasis on teamwork, creativity, and critical thinking, the Ultimate curriculum empowers the next generation of innovators.

Students will
  • Build a robot while learning about state of the art technology and sensors.
  • Learn to code with Scratch at any skill level, on: Chromebook, Android, IOs, PC, or Mac.
  • Create your own Mars landscape and colony using the Engineering Design Process.
Weight 20 lbs
Dimensions 20 × 10 × 15 in

Overview

Inspire young people with interactive experiences and proven lessons.

Empower your students to take part in the discovery of science, technology, engineering, and math using the Ultimate STEM Lab pack. Ultimate is an excellent educational robot for beginners, making teaching and learning programming simple and fun. Combined with our standards-aligned curriculum and expert support, we make it easy for you to create a Robotics STEM Elective Course or teach a Unit in a Science, Math, or Computer Science class.

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STEM Solutions

For Busy Teachers

Save time in lesson prep with standards-aligned, easy to teach lessons created by teachers for teachers.

Gain helpful STEM and CS tips and techniques through live or virtual PD sessions with our experts.

Tailored for your timeframe: Camp, after-school, or inclass with 6 to 40 hrs of hands-on activities

You can count on our support team for technical and lesson planning assistance when you need it.

Build your robot easily with simple building guides.

With just a screwdriver and the step by step instructions and videos, studens can build a robot from scratch and experience the joys of hands-on creation.

Beginner friendly drag-and-drop coding.

Using the latest Scratch 3.0, mBlock software features many powerful functions and promises a truckload of experience; coding is as simple as assembling building blocks and is made accessible on your tablet, phone, or computer.

Connect STEM disciplines using fun lessons.

Real-world project based lessons encourage students to apply their math, ELA, and science fundamental knowledge, all while reinforcing core skills such as critical thinking, problem solving, the scientific method, and more.

Advanced Robot Technology

Equipped with the latest tech, sensors and parts; Ultimate is designed for education.

With the right tools, any teacher can be a STEM teacher.​

Exploring Robotics curricula can be used by any Math, Science, CS, STEM teacher, media specialist, camp director, or club educator. Start easily with a STEM Lab Pack that includes everything needed for success.

Easy to implement while still meeting academic standards.

Science

Apply physical science concepts, engage in scientific inquiry, and perform data analysis.

Technology

Create and test programs in projects combining hardware and software with variables, loops, and conditionals.

Engineering

Collaborate, communicate, and create innovative designs using the Engineering Design Process.

Mathematics

Reason abstractly while solving multi-step real world problems and algorithms.

“There was a student that would always come in late and very unmotivated. He would not want to participate and it did not seem he enjoyed this class. However, when his group started building the Ultimate 2.0, he rose into action. He took charge in his group and was very engaged. He started coming to class early and ready to tackle the challenge.

– Nicole Hernandez, Lake Wales Charter Schools

Curriculum

Curriculum Overview

Laying out the foundation, this curriculum overview will walk you through the concept of the course, overall pedagogy, and how it can be implemented in your classroom.

Sample Lesson

Ultimate Mars Habitat lessons will engage your students, utilize the engineering design process, and encourage teamwork through fun challenges.

Syllabus

This syllabus will provide you with an in-depth look into the sequencing and pacing of instruction for this course. The time frame can always be adjusted to fit your schedule, with 5 to 30+ hours of activities – Just contact us!

Specifications

Compatibility

Computer, Tablet, Phone (macOS / Windows / iOS / Android). Compatible with Makeblock Maker’s Platform

Measurements

20 × 12 × 6 in (H × W × L) | 7.96 lbs

Programmable modules

Motor Driver × 4,DC Encoder Motor × 3,Makeblock Robot Gripper × 1, Ultrasonic Sensor × 1,Line Follower Sensor × 1,3-Axis Accelerometer and Gyro Sensor

Power Supply

12V Battery

Manufacturer

Makeblock

Control Board

ATMEGA2560-16AU

Coding Languages

Can be controlled with Scratch or Arduino code

Professional Development

Your Personalized Support.

Looking for ways to support your staff with STEM related skills? EdforTech offers virtual professional development for K-12 educators. We bring innovative professional development to your district with customized workshops. We’ll start working with you from the beginning, offering 3 to 4 hours of hands-on direct instruction via video conferencing. Through interactive learning and proven classroom strategies, we deliver professional development that improves STEM outcomes. We’ll show you exciting ways to keep students engaged, help refine STEM teaching skills and gain confidence in your delivery methods.

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