Creepy Crawlers and Walkers
Look, no wheels! This theme is all about the mechanics of robots that walk and crawl. We begin by learning about the difference between and purposes of walking robotics. Then, we learn about friction and how to construct a simple walking robot. Finally, campers get to choose from an assortment of building projects that involve walking and crawling robots. Many resources in books and online are available. Get ready to get creepy!