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C++ Coding with VEX V5 Robots

Learn C++ with the VexV5 robot!

Are you searching for an engaging and educational program that will ignite your child's passion for robotics and programming? Look no further! We proudly present "Coding and Computational Thinking with VEX V5," an introductory-level curriculum designed to inspire young minds and unlock their potential in the world of technology.

Developed by Carnegie Mellon University, this cutting-edge curriculum takes a hands-on approach to teaching core robotics concepts using the VEX V5 system. Your child will dive into the fascinating world of programming logic and sensors, gaining invaluable skills that will set them up for success in the digital age.

What sets our curriculum apart is its unique structure and methodology. Each lesson begins with an exploration of a real robot developed at Carnegie Mellon, showcasing its remarkable capabilities. This serves as a source of inspiration, motivating children to think creatively and push their boundaries.

From there, the curriculum seamlessly guides students through a direct instructional sequence, providing step-by-step building instructions for a starter program. This approach ensures that learners grasp the fundamental concepts while building confidence in their abilities.

But that's not all! We understand that true learning happens through experimentation and problem-solving. That's why our curriculum incorporates a mix of tinkering, extension activities, and challenge tasks. This allows students to apply their knowledge, think critically, and deepen their understanding of key robotics, computational thinking, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) concepts.

By enrolling your child in "Coding and Computational Thinking with VEX V5," you are equipping them with invaluable skills that extend far beyond the classroom. They will develop problem-solving abilities, logical thinking, and creativity – qualities that are in high demand in today's rapidly evolving world.

Highly-qualified instructors deliver an award wining curriculum developed by the Carnegie Mellon Robotics Academy!


Enrichment and tutoring in Math and Computing for any student who wants to learn.
Led by Ana Nora Evans in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Blue Ridge Boost
2171 Ivy Road
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Email: nora@blueridgeboost.com
Phone: ‪(434) 260-0636