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Below, you will find links to multiple activities, scaffolded for different ages. For a limited time, students will also be able to take advantage of open access to paid content on the Root Coding app with the school ID code: LEARN. For a brief introduction to the app, please watch the video. Your Root® Coding Robot is required for these activities.
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Root Activity Packet: Level 1

Beginner | Duration: 1 hour

This activity packet challenges children to exercise their coding and spatial reasoning skills to collect a series of secret codes and reveal a hidden answer at the end.
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Root Activity Packet: Level 2

Intermediate | Duration: 1 hour

This activity packet challenges students to exercise their coding, algebraic, geometric, mental math, and spatial reasoning skills to collect a series of secret codes and reveal a hidden answer at the end.
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Baby Shark Coloring Activity

All Ages | Duration: 30 minutes

Transform your Root into a swimming shark, then code it to swim, dance, and play music!
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Code-Along Story Activity

Grades 1-4 | Duration: 1.5 hours

Ask your child to create their own picture book, then code Root to act out the story!
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Light Painting with Root + Slow Shutter Fast Cam Activity

Grades 5-8 | Duration: 1 hour

You will need two devices for this activity – one to control Root and another to record the action.
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Variable Fireplace Activity

Grades 5-8 | Duration: 1 hour

Use variables to code Root to glow and flicker different colors like a flame in a fireplace.
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To help support learning and fun at home during this challenging time, iRobot will offer a $50 discount on Root® Coding Robots until May 1, 2020.
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