Building Confidence with LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Online Course
Learn Coding and Robotics with this latest LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Online Course where children can dabble in engineering and design as well as an introduction to programming with Scratch 3.0.
Ideal for children aged 9 and above, the LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Online Course aims to introduce children to the basics of coding and robotics. The block-based visual programming language is easy to navigate – children can look forward to creating cool robots and robotic projects through guided tutorials. The course consists of 10 projects plus assessment, spanning across 15 hours of lessons. After they finish the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion.
About the curriculum
The LEGO Education SPIKE PRIME Curriculum by Duck Learning is a curriculum module designed to teach core computer programming logic and reasoning skills using basic robotics engineering context. It contains a sequence of 9 Lesson modules, (grouped into 3 sections with an assessment module at the end of each section), and a bonus session. organized around key programming concepts.
What is LEGO® Education?
For more than 40 years, LEGO® Education has been working with teachers and educational specialists like you to deliver playful learning experiences that bring subjects to life in the classroom and make learning fun and impactful. LEGO® Education solutions for teaching and hands-on learning inspire interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM), targeted at preschool, elementary and middle school. These are based on the LEGO® system for playful learning combined with curriculum-relevant material and digital resources.
Why LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime?
The LEGO Education SPIKE PRIME kit combines user-friendly hardware, Scratch-based programming software and a plethora of colourful LEGO Building elements, to form an exciting and engaging platform for students of all learning levels to solve complex problems and power up their critical thinking.
This latest edition from LEGO® Education comes with 528 pieces in a range of shapes and vibrant colours, three motors, three sensors, a series of data cables and a yellow multi-port Hub that serves as the brain of the set. The Hub can carry multiple programs and be commanded to light up and play sounds.
SPIKE™ Prime also includes 11 completely new LEGO® elements, including a Technic base plate that allows building in all directions, new wheel designs and an odd, purple 3×3 Technic brick called a “biscuit” to allow more connections for challenges.
Who is this for?
This online course is suitable for beginners who are new to coding and robotics using a fun, easy and completely creative hands-on learning solution. We recommend ages 9 and above.
What to expect in this LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Online Course?
- On-demand, 24/7 access
- Step by step guided projects tutorial (videos)
- 10 projects, spanning across 15 hours of lessons
- Mini challenges
- Certificate of completion
LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Set
LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime Software installed on a tablet or pc