SPIKE Prime Rolling Ruler

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In honor of Computer Science Week and Hour of Code, upgrade your toolbox with a digital ruler! Explore converting wheel circumference to cm using Variables and Operators in the SPIKE app. Use mathematical operations to define a wheel’s circumference by multiplying the diameter times pi (C = 𝜋∗𝑑 ).

CSTA 2-AP-11 - Create clearly named variables that represent different data types and perform operations on their values.

CSTA 2-AP-13 - Decompose problems and subproblems into parts to facilitate the design, implementation, and review of programs.
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Activity, Lesson Plan
What learning environment is this best formatted for?
Time Commitment
2 - 3 hours
Is this part of a unit or a stand alone activity?
Stand Alone (One Lesson)
LEGO Education Teacher Familiarity/Level
Primary - Ages 5 to 11, Secondary - Ages 12+
Engineering, Science
Products Used
SPIKE™ Prime
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Spike PRIME Rolling Ruler Activity BriefSpike PRIME Rolling Ruler Activity BriefDecompose code and explore variables and operators to make a rolling measuring device.43807 KB
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Kate and Kyle
Kate and Kyle
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Date Added: Dec 7, 2020
Date Last Modified: Feb 15, 2021
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