RoboKids Nigeria is an affiliation of TD4pai, a STEAM focused program aimed to Excite, Explore, Inspire young kids to develop interest and passion for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. As kids growing up in a developing country like Nigeria, there is a need to help Nigerian Kids develop skills that are needed in this century for them to become global innovators, designers and entrepreneurs that are able to compete favorable with their pairs elsewhere.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
Raspberry Pi is a precious tool for kids that can be used as a great introduction to the world of programming and coding. Just from plugging Raspberry Pi into their computer, children can learn a lot about coding. Starting, this way, to walk through an exciting path of knowledge and challenges
Robotics helps the kids to learn through playful meaningful experience. The kids typically design and build this robots through imagination and playful but coordinated exploration.
Scratch is a visual drag and drop programming language built by some smart folks in MIT. It is the best tool to introduce a kid to programming. It has a beautiful drag and drop interface which the kids are definitely going to find appealing and fun, and in the process, learn the basic concepts of programming thus opening their mind, imagination and intellectual capacity.