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ERIC Number: EJ775054
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
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ISSN: ISSN-0025-5785
Mathematics and "Lego" Robots
Hansen, Janus Halkier; Traeholt, Rune
Mathematics Teaching Incorporating Micromath, n204 p32-33 Sep 2007
For the last four years, Soenderholm School, near the town of Aalborg, Northjutland, Denmark, has had an optional subject in the seventh grade called First "Lego" League (FLL). FLL is an international contest which aims to advance pupils' scientific interest. The task is for participants to build and program a "Lego" robot able to solve eight different problems. In this article, the authors describe the students' participation in this contest which was held in Atlanta, Georgia. (Contains 2 online resources.)
Association of Teachers of Mathematics. Unit 7 Prime Industrial Park, Shaftesbury Street, Derby, DE23 8YB, UK. Tel: +44-1332-346599; e-mail: admin@atm.org.uk; Web site: http://www.atm.org.uk/mt/index.html
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 7
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Denmark