DIY Battle Bots: Tank Edition (Gr. 4-8)

GR. 4 - 8
1 Week(s)
1hr 15m per class

About this Course

Design, build, and program a remote-controlled tank powerful enough to battle other robots! Students will learn how to assemble and swap out accessories to customize how their robot battles.

Program Fee

$224 plus tax (includes a $75 material fee)

Program Outcomes

Design, build, and program a remote-controlled tank powerful enough to battle other robots! Students will learn how to assemble and swap out accessories to customize how their robot battles. Our DIY battle bots are powered by an Arduino microcontroller and custom 3D printed parts. May the best robot win! DIY Battle Bots teaches the fundamentals of electricity & circuits, programming, and fabrication, serving as an introduction to how these three maker skills can be integrated to build a fun and complex project.

Date Available

Aug 2 - Aug 6
Monday - Friday
12:30 - 1:45 pm ET
Aug 2 - Aug 6
Monday - Friday
2:00 - 3:15 pm ET
Aug 9 - Aug 13
Monday - Friday
2:00 - 3:15 pm ET
Aug 16 - Aug 20
Monday - Friday
12:30 - 1:45 pm ET
Aug 16 - Aug 20
Monday - Friday
2:00 - 3:15 pm ET

Key Information

  • Session Length: Monday to Friday / 1 week
  • Technology Access: Our virtual programs require a computer with access to an internet connection. All software and tools needed will be provided to students.

Virtual Course Needs

  • Any PC or Mac computer that can run Google Meets (with webcam, mic, and USB port)
  • iPads and Chromebooks are not compatible

Help

Still have questions? Contact us at (289) 819-0178 or info@thesteamproject.ca for more assistance.

How It Works

Step 1: Register
Select a date and timeslot that works best for you
Step 2: Kits shipped to your door
Our project kits are shipped out Canada-wide with free shipping! We ship kits out 5 business days prior to the first day of class.
Step 3: Join the Google Classroom
You'll receive a link to the Google Classroom during the week before class starts. That's where the Meet link will be too.
Step 4: Build!
Join the Google Meet during your class time and get ready to build!