Sports Car Racing & Robot Challenge

RaceCarUse

The camp day is divided into two topics: Sports Car Racing and Robot Challenge. In Sports Car Racing & Design campers compete against each other and race Anki smart cars and also work in teams design and build large Anki race courses. During the Robot Challenge campers will be provided an introduction to robotics that will show them how to pre-program, code and operate a robot through a varierty of tasks.

Goals

  • Use Anki Cars and design really cool race tracks
  • Learn the science behind racing cars
  • Learn to program using Dash and Dot Robots

Topics Covered

  • Learn about using Anki Cars and Designing
  • Talk about the science behind speed, Drag and Draft, Friction and Heat
  • Using Dash and Dot learn a basic understanding about programming a robot

Software Used

  • Tablet
  • Anki Overdrive
  • Dash and Dot Robot

Locations & Dates For 2019:

Sidwell - Washington, DC - Day Camps

June 10 – June 14 and July 8 – 12

Pingry School- Basking Ridge, NJ - Day Camps

June 17 – June 21

Tiki Tiki Board Games- Woodbury, NJ - Day Camps

June 24 – June 28

Sidwell- Bethesda, MD - Day Camps

July 1 – July 3

Tatnall School- Wilmington, DE - Day Camps

July 22- July 26

Quest Montessori- Narraganset, RI - Day Camps

July 22 – July 26

Valley Forge Summer Camp- Wayne PA - Day Camps

July 29 – August 2

Springside Chestnuthill Acadaemy - Philadelphia, PA - Day Camps

August 5 – 9

Rutgers University- New Brunswich, NJ - Day Camps

August 12 – August 16