This very popular Robotics Shield Kit is a complete package that includes an Arduino Uno, programming cable, and 270+ page printed tutoral “Robotics with the BOE Shield-Bot for Arduino,” adapted from the original online tutorials. Learn Arduino programming, robotics, and circuit-building all together step-by-step.
Suitable for hobbyists, robotics summer camps, and grade 7-12 classrooms. Building the robot takes about an hour, and the online tutorial includes 40 hands-on activities. The assembled robot fits back in its box for safe-keeping between activities. This robot kit can be used as a California A-G approved elective course; contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
- Complete — just add batteries!
- Beginner-friendly — No programming experience needed
- Solder-free — Experiment with custom circuits on the breadboard (no special-brand connectors)
- Understandable — Free, easy-to-follow web tutorials and example code downloads
- Autonomous — DIY touch, light, and infrared sensor circuits let the Shield-Bot navigate on its own
- Expandable — Additional sensors and hardware accessory kits are available to get the most out of your robot.
- Affordable — Quantity discounts available
- A robot friend for your home
- “Staff” for your Robotics Summer Camp
- A fleet of robots for your classroom
Note: Requires five 1.5 V AA batteries, not included.