Category Archives: Technology Integration

Tips to Pick Robotics Kits Part 2

Here are a few more tips to pick robotics kits. They are the second part of a list of things to consider before investing in STEM and programming hardware. Support Materials for the Teacher We found some of the kits we looked at included some amazing resources. You could build your model by printing and […]

TechnoKids and Google Classroom

What Is Google Classroom? TechnoKids and Google Classroom work very well together! Google Classroom is a free web service developed for schools by Google. It was designed to simplify the creation, distribution, and grading of assignments without the need for paper. Now, paired with TechnoKids Technology Projects, you’re good to go! TechnoKids and Google Classroom We recently […]

Robotics and Coding in the Classroom: A 10 Point Checklist for Choosing a Robotics Kit

This checklist is for teachers investing in kits to teach robotics and coding in the classroom. It’s a follow-up to my previous posts where I listed some tips on how to pick robotics kits. Here’s a quick summary to check before making a choice. ☑ Does the kit specify age or grade suitability? ☑ How […]

Tips for Choosing Robotics Kits for the Classroom Part 1

So, you want to invest in robotics kits for the classroom. Here are some observations we made while recently trying out some kits for a STEM program. What’s the Intention? To start, think about how you plan to use robotics kits for the classroom. In what type of setting will you use the kit? In […]