Posted By KinderLab Robotics On March 14, 2018
Robin Ricketts’ (from The Steward School, in Richmond, VA) article “Computational Thinking for Kindergartners” has been published in Edutopia! The article describes fun and playful ways young learners can be taught computational thinking, including using programs like KIBO and ScratchJr.
The article reads in part, “The ScratchJr programming app and the KIBO robot are both supported by a hefty amount of research and were carefully designed to match the abilities, interests, and developmental stages of preschool and primary grade children. They provide children with opportunities to plan, take risks, problem solve, iterate, and perhaps most importantly, persist as they design, build, and solve problems in a playful way.”
Read the full article.
Posted By KinderLab Robotics On March 13, 2018
We are thrilled that KIBO is included in this list of 18 powerful technology tools and trends for this year. KIBO is listed under the “Building Robots”. See the top tech tools and trends for 2018.
Posted By KinderLab Robotics On March 5, 2018
KIBO was on air on Friday, March 2nd on the KOTA Territory News in South Dakota! Check out the on-air segment, Bring a Robot to Life – STEM Gifts for Kids! Good Morning KOTA Territory Meteorologist Colleen Hurley enlisted the help of three kids to see how the robot stacks up to other toys. As mentioned Read More
Posted By christina On March 1, 2018
Nibletz covered the news about our 4 new curriculum guides. The article reads: “KinderLab Robotics, the Boston startup behind the popular KIBO Robot has announced the release of four new curriculum guides. Kinderlab’s KIBO Robot is designed to teach children and students as young as 4 years old, the fundamentals and basic concepts of coding. Read More
Posted By christina On February 23, 2018
Toys, Tots, Pets & More (TTPM) conducted an editorial review of KIBO. The reviewer says, “There are many ways for kids to get creative with this set, and young kids will like exploring all the things they can make their KIBO robot do. This set is well suited to kids in the recommended age range Read More