Take your budget further with the Root Lite coding robot. Dedicated for use on horizontal surfaces, the Root Lite provides many of the same features you recognize and love. An ideal solution for sharing robots across small groups of students, the Root Lite Class Pack includes 6 Root rt0 robots, 6 fold-out whiteboard grids, 6 dry erase markers, 6 dry erase cloths, 6 sheets of vinyl cling stickers, 6 charging cables, a printable Learning Level 1 curriculum guide and a 1-year subscription to premium content for up to 6 devices.
The Learning Level 1 activity pack contains 30 lessons and 22 projects that can be used as activity cards or handouts and cover topics including: introduction to coding and related concepts, getting to know the Root® robot, touch interaction, drawing, loops and patterns, wheel speeds, and sensing and responding.
40.9 cm x 30.5 cm x 20.5 cm
Bluetooth® Low Energy—Pair your device with the iRobot® Coding App using Bluetooth® technology to control the robot and watch code come alive.
2600 mAh Li-Ion rechargeable battery
4x Capacitive touch zones
2x Front bumpers
2x Light-sensing eyes
2x Wheel encoders
1x Power button
1x 3D gyroscope
1x 3D accelerometer
1x Battery level monitor
2x Drive motors
4x Large multicolor LEDs
1x Piezoelectric speaker
1x Marker lift & drop motor
1x Charging cable port
2x Charging contacts
What operating systems are the Root® coding robots compatible with?
The Root® Coding Robots are compatible with devices running most major, up-to-date operating systems, including Android, Chrome OS, Windows, iOS, and macOS. Users may access the iRobot® Coding App at code.irobot.com or through the iOS Root Coding app.
How do I connect my device with the Root® coding robot?
In order to connect to the Root® coding robots using the iRobot® Coding App, your device requires Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and a supported browser such as Chrome or Edge. If using the Root Coding App, please ensure your device is running iOS 10 or higher.
Are there activities available for the Root® coding robot?
Yes! Please visit our learning library for hours of coding and STEM activities. Premium content modeled after educational standards is also available on a subscription-basis.
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