CPE Credit Hours: 12
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WeDo 2.0 Robotics
The purpose of this online, self-paced course is to assist you in learning how to build and program with the LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 set. The introductory course will also cover classroom implementation tips for using WeDo 2.0 in the classroom and a variety of activities you can use with students.
One device with the programming app. Download the programming app for Chromebook, Mac, iPad, Windows 7/10, and Android Tablet here.
- One device for online instruction
- LEGO® Education WeDo 2.0 (45300)
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Self-Paced Online Course
WeDo 2.0 is a self-paced, online program. Participants can begin anytime and go at their own speed throughout the program.
Upon enrollment, you will receive a program invitation email from TCEA’s learning management system (Instructure’s Canvas) that will give you access to the self-paced course. Within the course, you will find modules that must be moved through in sequential order. The modules can be found below.
|Module 1||Preparation||In this module, you will download the software, unpack and organize the WeDo 2.0 core set, and cover the Language of LEGO.|
|Module 2||Setting a Foundation||Module 2 is jam-packed to set the stage for learning and teaching with WeDo 2.0. You will learn about the Smarthub and navigating the software. Get ready to build and program with four beginner challenges.|
|Module 3||Beginning the Journey||Continue to build and program with Peggy's WeDo 2.0 getting started challenges. Then hop back over to the LEGO software to work through Milo the Science Rover.|
|Module 4||The WeDo 2.0 Curriculum||We will take a look at the Science and Computational Thinking curriculum included in the WeDo 2.0 software. Finally, the module will round out with a hidden gem that usually is overlooked - the Design Library.|
|Module 5||I Do! You Do! We Do!||There is so much YOU can do with a WeDo 2.0 set. Here you will find many challenges I have created or adapted from other resources. You will also see how to find resources and other programming languages for WeDo 2.0.|