|Level: Beginner||Duration: 1-2 class periods|
|Grade Level: 5-11||Author: LEGO Education|
|Materials: LEGO MINDSTORMS Education NXT Base Set, black electrician's tape, ping pong ball, chalk|
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Students will desgin, build, and program robots that can throw a "shotput".
The objective of this challenge is to launch a ping-pong ball as far as possible after navigating a series of prior steps (steps explained further in downloadable handout).
Print and distribute the Shotput handout to students.