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Lesson:

Snow Day Adventure

Coding,

Robotics

Experience Level

Grades 1-3

Grades 3-5

Duration

5-10 minutes

Group Size

Individual

Small Groups (2-4)

Compatible Robots

Root SimBot

Root rt0 Coding Robot

Root rt1 Coding Robot

Details

Root celebrates a snow day by wearing its winter sweater, ice skating and more!

Downloads & Resources

Snow Day Adventure Video

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