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First 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Held in Mexico

First 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Held in Mexico

Papalote Museo del Niño CDMX On November 9th - 11th, 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition came to Mexico City for the first time, and was held very successfully at Papalote Museo del Niño, a museum focused on learning, communication and working together through interactive...

Review from the classroom: Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit

Review from the classroom: Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit

STEAM education: Scratch is a children’s programming tool that was designed and developed by MIT’s Media Lab. The originator of the graphical programming language, Scratch was launched in 2002 and has been iteratively optimized for over 16 years. Scratch has over 26...

First 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Held in Indonesia

First 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Held in Indonesia

New Robot Toy : Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit The below is a review of the Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit from the point of view of the team at Code Hobbits, an organization that holds summer camps and after school classes in coding with five locations in the San...

The latest trend with Turkeys kids is coding robots

The latest trend with Turkeys kids is coding robots

On September 27th-28th, the 2018 MakeX robotics competition international round was successfully held in the Bina Bangsa International School, Malang, Indonesia, organized by PT. JOINDO EKA HANDAL. Of the 100 students from 6 schools across Indonesia, 2 alliance teams...

First Ever MakeX Challenge Held in Thailand

First Ever MakeX Challenge Held in Thailand

Coding robots | This is a guest post by Yusuf Gündoğdu, one of the co-founders of Robotistan, a company established to provide Turkish students, educators and makers with the best products available on the marker. We asked him to write about the growing trend in STEM...

The Next Big Job in Tech: Robot Programmer

The Next Big Job in Tech: Robot Programmer

On September 8-9th, the first MakeX Challenge was held in Thailand, at the Mahidol University in Bangkok, organized by Imagineering Education and Bond L. Cooperation Co., Ltd. with support from the Faculty of Science, Mahidol University. With 52 teams of primary...

Top 10 Free Resources to Help Your Kids Learn Coding

Top 10 Free Resources to Help Your Kids Learn Coding

Robots for kids As coding skills move from school to home, parents often buy cool robot kits for their kids in the hope that the robot will spark their child’s interest in STEM concepts. To be even more encouraging, Makeblock designed and created a variety of robot...

Introducing Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit

Introducing Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit

On September 8-9th, the first MakeX Challenge was held in Thailand, at the Mahidol University in Bangkok, organized by Imagineering Education and Bond L. Cooperation Co., Ltd. with support from the Faculty of Science, Mahidol University. With 52 teams of primary...

Whitepaper: How to Design STEM Courses in Six Steps

Whitepaper: How to Design STEM Courses in Six Steps

The Explorer Kit comes with a total of 12 coding blocks including Temperature Sensor, Ranging Sensor, Light Sensor, LED Strip Driver and LED Strip, Dual DC Motor Driver and DC Motor blocks. To help get you started with your new kit, we have included four cardboard templates to build inventions including a piano, ukulele, a car, and an LED sword. New in the Explorer Kit is support for Apple’s Swift Playgrounds app for iPad with which learners can start programming in Swift, and subscribe to the Neuron Playgound for over 30 coding lessons that combine physical and digital construction.
5 Reasons Why Your Child Should Learn to Code Right Now

5 Reasons Why Your Child Should Learn to Code Right Now

Coding robot | The Makeblock headquarters in Shenzhen recently had an inspiring group of visitors in the form of Code Hobbits students enrolled in the Launchpad program. Initiated by Innovate Shenzhen, an organization that aims to introduce foreign makers and...