Recommended for Elementary through Middle School.
In this activity, students learn how to use the mBot Buzzer so they can mimic a car alarm and other warning sounds.
NOTE In this activity, students are presented with a set of scenarios to engage their creativity and challenge their coding skills; step-by-step directions are not included as the activity is intended for students who are familiar with programming mBot using the mBlock Blockly app.
- Practice writing code for mBot to complete a task (car alarm, backup warning, emergency vehicle sounds).
- Learn how to incorporate the mBot Buzzer into a program.
- Troubleshoot coding issues when problems arise.
Sensors and Equipment
This experiment features the following Vernier sensors and equipment.
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