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The Resource FIRST robotics, by Nancy Benovich Gilby

FIRST robotics, by Nancy Benovich Gilby

Label
FIRST robotics
Title
FIRST robotics
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy Benovich Gilby
Title variation
  • For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology robotics
  • 1st robotics
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Makers of all ages are using LEGO bricks to create robots. In this book, students learn more about this recent innovation through detailed explanations built to foster creativity and critical thinking. Fun, engaging text introduces readers to new ideas and builds on maker-related concepts they may already know. Additional tools, including a glossary and an index, help students learn new vocabulary and locate information."--
  • FIRST robotics stands for "For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology." A national organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen, it hosts the FIRST robotics competition, teaching children to combine real-world problem solving and hands-on inventing. And the first level involves using LEGO bricks, motors, and simple sensors to create basic robots!
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Summary
"Makers of all ages are using LEGO bricks to create robots. In this book, students learn more about this recent innovation through detailed explanations built to foster creativity and critical thinking. Fun, engaging text introduces readers to new ideas and builds on maker-related concepts they may already know. Additional tools, including a glossary and an index, help students learn new vocabulary and locate information."--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10445595
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
629.892
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grades 4 to 6
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
21st century skills innovation library. Makers as innovators
Target audience
juvenile
Label
FIRST robotics, by Nancy Benovich Gilby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Welcome to FIRST robotics -- What is FIRST robotics? -- The founder of FIRST -- FIRST robotics mindset -- The build season and the competition
Control code
907133171
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781633623781
Lccn
2015013323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907133171
Label
FIRST robotics, by Nancy Benovich Gilby
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Welcome to FIRST robotics -- What is FIRST robotics? -- The founder of FIRST -- FIRST robotics mindset -- The build season and the competition
Control code
907133171
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781633623781
Lccn
2015013323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907133171

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