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Take Note(tation) with Baby Shark

This activity teaches students how to translate sheet music into code and play it through their SimBot or physical robot.

  • Subjects
  • Art
  • Coding
  • Music
  • Robotics
  • Duration
  • 30-60 minutes
  • Compatible Robots
  • Root SimBot
  • Root rt1
  • Group Size
  • Individual
  • Small Groups (2-4)
  • Experience Level
  • Grades 1-3
  • Grades 3-5
  • Things You'll Need
  • Paper (optional)
  • Brick Top (optional)

The skill of reading sheet music involves many computational thinking skills, including symbol/ pattern recognition, sequencing, and abstraction. This activity teaches students how to translate sheet music into code and play it through their SimBot or physical robot.

Educational Standards

CSTA K-12 CS Standards

1A-CS-01

Select and operate appropriate software to perform a variety of tasks, and recognize that users have different needs and preferences for the technology they use.