Configuring Sensors with the NXT-G Programming Software

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Introduction

In this lessons students will learn how to properly calibrate the sensors according to the change in conditions. For instance if a room was very loud how could they calibrate the Sound Sensor to detect the sound of hands clapping. Additionally students will learn how to identify and configure each of the four sensor types in the 9797 Lego Mindstorm Kit.

Lesson Time

Bell Work
5 Minutes
Lecture
30 Minutes
Assessment
25 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture

Standards and Objectives

Standards

California Academic Content Standards (1)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (7)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Students will learn how to identify the Touch, Sound, Light, Ultra Sonic and Rotation Sensor Configuration Panel .
  • Students will learn how to configure each of the Sensors.
  • Students will learn how to identify how to detect a change in a condition.
  • Students will learn how to calibrate sensors.

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