Winthrop University: Sphero
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Sphero, Ollie and BB8


What in the world is a Sphero?  Why, it's an app enabled robot of course!

Meet Sphero-

January 2017 Partnership Teacher Night

Spheros Ollies and BB8 (pdf - 654KB)


That all sounds really fun but how can it be used in my school?

Good question!  Check out how this Librarian (Media Specialist) introduced Spheros and coding in her Library.

And here are some more lesson ideas to check out!

Here is some basic information (pdf - 80KB) about using the Spheros

Friction Activity (pdf - 214KB)

Thanks to GA Thomas Cornelius for sharing these resources


Last Updated: 4/9/20