This year as I browsed through the latest toys promoted online and I ran across the really cool LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox Robot Building Coding Kit for Kids. Yes, it is gift giving season once again, and yes there are a lot of toys that you can buy for your kids, but this one is special. This Lego set not only looks like a lot of fun, but it also will make a great resource for engineering science fair projects because you can code your own robot’s movements. LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox Robot Building Coding Kit comes with everything that you need to build a number of Lego robot.
With the LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox 17101 Fun Robot Building Set and Educational Coding Kit for Kids, you get blocks, a visual sensor, an audio sensor, software and instructions on how to design and build robots with the set. This set works with both Macs and PCs, and it is compatible with both USB 2.0 ports and Bluetooth technology. Science Fair Project Ideas This kit offers you the option of building a number of different types of robots. You can build robots that respond to sound or that respond to motion. You can also build robots that move.
When using LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox Robot Building Coding Kit to design your science fair project you need to think outside the box and go beyond just replicating the projects that come with the kit. Instead think about applications for these robots, such as for security, entertainment or even housekeeping. Here are a few project ideas that you can work with: