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Sphero

In this guide:

The Sphero SPRK+ is a simple robot you can program with your smartphone or tablet. An excellent introduction to coding and computational thinking, the Sphero SPRK+ is used in schools and universities to teach these skills to students of all ages. 

  • Drive - Drive the SPRK+ using your smartphone or tablet
  • Draw - Use the drawing tool in the Sphero Edu appp to create a path for the SPRK+ to follow
  • Drag-and-Drop code - Use block code to design a course for the robot
  • OVAL Language - write the code for your SPRK+ by hand
  • Live sensor data - Record data such as accelleration, trajectory, distance and elevation and export this data to a spreadsheet