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Workshop Details

This workshop introduces the basic concepts of the design thinking process with a specific function on rapid prototyping and iteration with simple programmable robots. Using LEGO® Spike kits, students will build a “Hopper” robot and modify it to compete in a robot sprint race.


  • A basic introduction to the design thinking process and rapid prototyping concepts
  • Introduction the LEGO Spike software and block programming
  • Building and customizing their robot
  • Participating in a team design challenge

Minute Workshop

The Hopper Experience!

Hopper Rendering

Meet the Hopper

Coding the Hopper

Coding the Hopper

Hoppers on the Go

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