• 160/3, W. A. Silva Mawatha Colombo - 06
  • asheef@golemspace.com

Grade 5+

Robotics for Kids – Level 1


Learning outcomes

After completing this curriculum, students will be able to understand the basics of robotics, algorithms, etc with the help of a wide variety of hands-on activities.The activities in this curriculum will help them develop important skills such as problem-solving, attention to detail, patience, and debugging.


Students will first be introduced to robotics and then to the essentials of building a robot the DIY way as they learn how to build a Smartphone-controlled robot, a follow-me robot, and a gripper

  • Lesson 1.1 - Introduction to Robotics - Part 1
  • Lesson 1.2 - Introduction to Robotics - Part
  • Lesson 1.3 - Smartphone-Controlled Robot – Assembly
  • Lesson 1.4 - Smartphone-Controlled Robot – Circuitry
  • Lesson 1.5 - Smartphone-Controlled Robot – Programming
  • Lesson 1.6 - Follow Me Robot - Calibrating IR Sensors
  • Lesson 1.7 - Follow Me Robot – Programming
  • Lesson 1.8 - Shy Robot - Programming Challenge
  • Lesson 1.9 - Assembling a Gripper

After learning the basics of robotics, students will make a light following robot using light sensors. Student will use four light sensors attached to the body of the robot. Based on the reading of the sensors, robot will be programmed to move forward, backward, left and right.The students will work on the project for 3 sessions.