The Perfect Mindstorm: 4-H Robotics in Afterschool Settings

Dave Francis, Deb Jones

Abstract


As the 4-H Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Mission Mandate unfolds, robotics provides an opportunity to involve youth in SET activities. Utah 4-H utilized Lego Mindstorms Robotics kits to teach youth about robotics. Evaluations demonstrated that robots increase youth’s interest in science, engineering and technology.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5195/jyd.2009.246

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