Mats for Bots take 2

So this is what I meant to post on my last try at posting about the bot mats. I made my own and here’s what I have so far. I started by cutting construction paper into 15 cm squares, then taping them together into larger mats.

 

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I have some plain ones the kids can use dry erase and draw their own maps on.

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three different alphabet mats, one in order two mixed up, we’ve used these so far to create secret messages and to work on “teaching” BeeBot to spell color words

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numbers 1-25, this one you can see we were planning how to program the bot to cross all 25 squares using as many moves as possible

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I also made coin mats, kindy has used these to pick up certain coin combinations, older kiddos pick a flashcard with an amount of money $.01 – $.099 and they have to program BeeBot to “pick up” the right coins to make that total amount

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Now I’m working on fraction mats but that’s taking a bit longer. The kids love using the various mats.

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