Burley After School Program
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INTRO TO ROBOTICS
Students will develop an understanding of how robots function and the purposes for which they are used through a series of activities that support inquiry and hands-on learning. Students will learn how to code in the mBlockly application and program their own mBot robots. The final lessons of the course include a team competition in which students will apply the skills they’ve learned and a debate in which students consider important ethical questions around the use of robots in the modern world.
Coding with DRONES
This course is an exploration in how Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (drones) work. Through a series of activities that support inquiry and hands-on learning, students will develop an understanding of how drones function and the real-world purposes for which they are used. Students will have opportunity to learn how to code in the Tello application to program drone flight.
Computers & AI
Learn about computers, artificial intelligence, and their real-life applications. In this course, students will understand the importance and challenges of image analysis, and they will consolidate their knowledge through machine learning and augmented reality applications. From facial recognition to autonomous cars, they will find out that computers and A.I. are everywhere around us!