Thymio

Get into Light Painting with Thymio!

What are you going to do in this activity? Ever heard of light painting? You may have seen pictures taken with the light painting technique. These are photos taken at night, on which you can see nice streaks of light (usually car headlights or stars). 2 examples of light painting Age range: 7-16 years (accompanied[…]
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Les langages de Thymio : VPL, Blockly, texte et Scratch

The different levels of Thymio robot programming

Thymio is a small robot you can use to explore the world of robotics and to learn the robot language. It’s designed for a large range of ages because it offers different levels of programming. This article explains the differences between the three types of programming: VPL, Blockly, Text (and you’ll know more about Scratch for Thymio!).[…]
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Thymio, a robot to discover math and geometry!

Who is this exercice for? Elementary school (from 1st grade to 5th grade) beginning of junior High school (6th grade) What will the pupils discover?  Calculate with integers Progressivity marks Recognize and use some geometric models Move an locate an object in 2D space Goal of the exercice The pupils, in pairs, will use a Thymio[…]
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Robotics is celebrated this summer in Bordeaux!

Summer is (finally) around the corner, and with it, the usual string of fun and summery events that usually take place during that season! Two robotics events are worth being highlighted in Bordeaux this month. This weekend is the Euro Cup kickstart, and if you are in Bordeaux, why not come over Place des Quinconces,[…]
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A look back at Innorobo 2016

A look back at Innorobo 2016! For its 6th edition, the Innorobo event was hosted at the Dock de Paris. Last week, 200 exhibitors and robots from all around the world gathered in this giant futuristic and international village. On day 2, Innrobo welcomed the general public, who came to meet the robots and their[…]
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