Robotics Year 5-6

In this interactive STEM program, students will learn how Robots can be programmed and the system components that make up a Robot. Students will also explore sensors and functionalities of the mBot. The combined learnings of the unit will see the students apply the skills of coding and sensors to complete a final challenge in Lesson 5.


This program includes:

Introduction to the MakeBlock mBot Robot

Learn about the MakeBlock mBot, how it works and how to code it.

Introduction to Visual Block Coding & Sensors

We introduce the concepts of Visual Block Coding and how to create programs. We also explore sensors.

Classroom scenarios

We look at immersive classroom setups for STEM teaching with the mBot Robot.

Links to the Curriculum

We cover common FAQs for teachers and links to the Australian Curriculum.

Course Curriculum

  • Robotics Year 5-6 Lesson 1 Preview
    60 minutes
  • Robotics Year 5-6 Lesson 2
    60 minutes
  • Robotics Year 5-6 Lesson 3
    60 minutes
  • Robotics Year 5-6 Lesson 4
    60 minutes
  • Robotics Year 5-6 Lesson 5
    60 minutes

Frequently asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

The program starts when you enrol and is a completely self-paced online program. You decide when you start and when you finish the lesson.

How long do I have access to the course?

After enrolling, you have access to this course for 6 months – across any and all devices you own.

What if I am unhappy with the course?

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 14 days and we will give you a full refund, no questions asked.

Do I need to be an expert on technology to do this course?

Definitely not! Our programs are developed by teachers for teachers and contain step-by-step instructions without technical jargon.

Classroom Worksheets

All our programs include comprehensive Classroom Worksheets for easy implementation of the program.

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