Pit o' Despair
|Level: Beginner||Duration: 1-2 class periods|
|Grade Level: 5-10||Author: LEGO Education|
|Materials: LEGO MINDSTORMS Education NXT Base Set, packing peanuts, cardboard boxes|
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Students will design, build, and program robots that can go up and downhill, as well as traverse a light, bulky terrain.
The goal of the event is to cross the pit of despair from one side to the other in the shortest amount of time.
Print and distribute the Pit o' Despair handout to students.