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Proverbial WeDo

Goal: ​ The early bird catches the worm. Too many cooks spoil the broth. When elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers. Make a proverb come to life using WeDo. Choose a familiar favorite or a proverb from another part of the world.

morning-helper

Start date: May 1, 2017
Due date: May 31, 2017

Rules: You may use only the sensors and motors from the original WeDo or WeDo 2.0 kit. However, you are welcome to use multiple WeDo kits, additional LEGO pieces, and non-LEGO materials. Tips for using motors can be found here: Building Tips and tips for using sensors with WeDo software can be found here: Using Sensors.

 

The Early Bird

 Our Proverb is:  The Early Bird Catches the Worm.  Our proverb means that someone who works hard and prepares creates more opportunities for achivement.  We built a bird that flaps it wings and tweets to represent the early bird while the red lazy bird we built sleeps in its nest.  We created a worm called […]

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DJ’s Drawbridge

My proverb is a Ship In The Harbor Is Safe But That Is Not Why Ships Are Built.  It means to take risks.  I built a ship and a drawbridge.  My ship is heading out to sea but the captain is worried that he might hit the bridge and sink.  Luckily, the bridge opens for […]

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