This short computer research WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt is a fun activity to lead into a variety of units in Technology, CTE, Science or Engineering. It is also a great quick activity to fill a day prior to starting a new lesson or to use with a substitute teacher.
The lesson includes student handouts
A Recycling Webquest that I personally use to coincide with students making a robot (on ABCYA.COM or with materials given) that is made to recycle.
Recycling Robots are a great activity to complete around Earth Day!
From artificial intelligence to artificial limbs, computer science is changing lives, and the way we work and find solutions to problems. These 5 scenarios present problems in life (such as car safety, and graffiti), ask students to think and reflect quietly about these problems cause damage and how
This is an introduction assignment to Robotics. The goal is to learn about the past, present, and future of robotics. It especially gets students thinking about the career path they might want in the future and whether or not a machine may be doing that job 15 years from now. I allow students to cop
In this lesson, students will explore their background knowledge about robots and learn the basic components and characteristics of robots through class discussion and a webquest activity. The lesson begins with students exploring common misconceptions about robots in a human barometer activity and
This webquest takes students to 5 different websites, covering the following topics:-What is computer science?-Careers in computer science-Inside your computer-The binary system-The binary system game (for fast finishers). The webquest is two pages, which can be copied front to back. The websites us