Building your own robots
|Format:||Print Book 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 4 Libraries 5 of 5 copies|
There's no better way for kids to learn about the world around them than to test how things work. Building Your Own Robots presents fun robotics projects that children aged 7 - 11 can complete with common household items and old toys. The projects introduce core robotics concepts while keeping tasks simple and easy to follow, and the vivid, full-color graphics keep your kid's eyes on the page as they work through the projects.
Brought to you by the trusted For Dummies brand, this kid-focused book offers your child a fun and easy way to start learning big topics! They'll gain confidence as they design and build a self-propelled vehicle, hack an old remote control car to create a motorized robot, and use simple commands to build and program a virtual robot--all while working on their own and enjoying a sense of accomplishment!Offers a kid-friendly design that is heavy on eye-popping graphics Focuses on basic projects that set your child on the road to further exploration Boasts a small, full-color, accessible package that instills confidence in the reader Introduces basic robotics concepts to kids in a language they can understand
If your youngster loves to tinker, they'll have a whole lot of fun while developing their creative play with the help of Building Your Own Robots .
ContentsIntroduction : get started with robot-building
Project 1 : make a brushbot, fast and easy!
Project 2 : build a robot from a toy car
Project 3 : build a mousebot
Project 4 : hack a radio-controlled toy
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Robots -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Robotics -- Juvenile literature.
Robots -- Design and construction.
|Publisher|| Hoboken, NJ :2016
|Other Titles|| Robots
"Made by the people who make the For dummies books"--Cover.
v, 123 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm