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Table Maze

Design and build a cardboard maze then use block code to automate a solution.

A full day workshop at the Geelong Tech School, students will learn how to use Illustrator to design a maze, and Snap! coding to solve it.

Suitable for

Years 7-10 + VCAL

Duration

Full Day at the Tech School


Program Outline

  • Plan and design a maze using 2D vector software
  • Construct a maze using cardboard
  • Use block coding to automate the maze to solve itself.

Outcomes

Students will:

  • Understand and practice the design process
  • Introduction to vector based 2D design
  • Introduction to electronics and servo motors
  • Construct an automated table maze

Curriculum Links

  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Digital Technologies
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