Education: resources for teachers

Inirobot Educational resources for Thymio II

Inirobot is a sequence of educational activities which will allow pupils and teachers to become acquainted with robotics. The robotic platform chosen for the implementation of this project is the educational robot Thymio II. With its small size, light weight and colored leds, the Thymio II is the ideal learning tool for kids!   The[…]
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Poppy robot around the world: Germany

Welcome to this new blog posts called “Poppy around the world”. In two years, we send many Poppy robots all over the world. We asked their many users to give us a feedback about their experience with the robot and to tell us a bit more about their projects with Poppy. For this first blog[…]
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Les langages de Thymio : VPL, Blockly, texte et Scratch

The different levels of Thymio robot programming

Thymio is a small robot you can use to explore the world of robotics and to learn the robot language. It’s designed for a large range of ages because it offers different levels of programming. This article explains the differences between the three types of programming: VPL, Blockly, Text (and you’ll know more about Scratch for Thymio!).[…]
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Thymio, a robot to discover math and geometry!

Who is this exercice for? Elementary school (from 1st grade to 5th grade) beginning of junior High school (6th grade) What will the pupils discover?  Calculate with integers Progressivity marks Recognize and use some geometric models Move an locate an object in 2D space Goal of the exercice The pupils, in pairs, will use a Thymio[…]
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Poppy, une plateforme pour l'éducation

Poppy: an educational robotics platform

Michel Wendling, teacher in science of engineering at the Tocqueville highschool (, Grasse, France) tried it and agreed to share with us (and you!) his first hand experience with the Poppy robot, a successful trial! WHY POPPY ..? How did you first hear about Poppy? Following the reform of the baccalauréats in engineering sciences and[…]
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