The learning intention for this lesson was replicate an America's Cup ace within our classroom using Sphero's. Students will use this current events context to increase their understanding of both mathematical thinking and digital learning.
The video shows how students from rural schools engaging in contexts related to our countries current events and how learning can be enhanced because of this. It also shows how students can drive learning and support each other within the different roles they can take on with a learning experience.
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Students time each other while using iPads to control and navigate a Sphero around a race course. Students calculate penalties they accumulate and then add this to their time.