Smart Farming Kit Class Pack

$450.00

The Smart Farming Kit is a great robotics kit for teaching coding to junior and intermediate students (grades 5-8). With this kit, teachers can easily teach coding with a purpose with clear curriculum connections and ready to use lesson plans. Students will love learning about the use of technology in agriculture and how advancements in modern farming are supporting climate action. Students will get hands on to build their own hydroponics or other indoor farming system and program it with Microsoft MakeCode.

This Class Pack is designed to equip educators with everything they need to run Climate Action Kit acitivites with their class.

Grades: 5-8

Included:

  • 10 x Robotics Hardware Kits (23 pieces per kit)
  • Access to 3+ curriculum-aligned lesson plans and coding tutorials for grades 5-8
  • 1-year warranty

*A V2 micro:bit is required, and sold separately.

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The Smart Farming Climate Action Kit is a user-friendly STEM teaching tool that enables teachers to instruct coding and robotics lessons without requiring a computer science background. This kit comes with all the hardware pieces you need to build a variety of diverse climate action solution projects.

The Smart Farming Kit is a part of the Climate Action Kit ecosystem of products. Students will love learning about the use of technology in agriculture and how advancements in modern farming are supporting climate action. Students will then build their own hydroponics system.

The Climate Action Kit online lessons are aligned to a variety of educational standards including: NGSS, Common Core, CSTA, US State Standards, Canadian Provincial/Territorial Standards, and more to come!

This Class Pack is designed to equip educators with everything they need to run Climate Action Kit activities with their class. If sharing kits, 2-3 students per kit is recommended.

 

Coding Software

Microsoft Makecode

Learning Platform

Forward Education Learning Platform

What's Included Each of the 10 x Smart Farming Climate Action Kit Contains:

1 x Getting Started Guide

Robotic Components
1 x Breakout Board with Battery
1 x Moisture Sensor
1 x LED Light
1 x Water Pump & Tubing

Building Blocks
1 x Base Plate
3 x Long Frames
2 x Cube Connectors
2 x Corner Connectors
2 x Back-to-Back Connectors
2 x Component Backing Connectors

Additional Parts
2 x Long Cable Connectors
1 x Short Cable Connectors
1 x USB Cable

*A micro:bit is required and sold separately