What is a robot? What can robots do? Computer programmers tell robots what to do by creating a sequence of commands. In this lesson, students work in pairs to program a robot to act out the story from the mini story book *My Friend.*
In this design challenge, your child will use building bricks to create a funny face. The activity instructions include question prompts thta can help guide your child through the creative process, and promote their problem-solving skills.
Introduce students to the term **algorithm** using the familiar story of The *Three Little Pigs*. In this lesson, students will develop an algorithm, or a step-by-step **sequence** of instructions, for building a house made out of bricks.
These kindergarten science resources offer kids, teachers and parents a grade-appropriate exploration of scientific concepts. Learning kindergarten science builds crucial understanding of the various scientific disciplines kids will encounter later in elementary school. Activities with bean sprouts develop an understanding of plant life, and learning about water introduces kids to the water cycle. Ready to find out more? Peruse our first grade science resources.