This section requires Terrapin Logo. The Web version is available at https://weblogo.terrapinlogo.com; it requires the Chrome browser for bluetooth connectivity.
Connecting InO-Bot with Logo
Launch Terrapin Logo. Your access code is located on your receipt.
Have students turn on their InO-Bots. (On/Off buttons for power and sound are located on the underside of the InO-Bot.)
To connect, click on the Bluetooth symbol found on the Logo toolbar.
The dialog box will display InO-Bots that are available to connect with.
Students will select their InO-Bot, then select Pair.
When successfully connected the InO-Bot will play a sound.
Introductory Lesson Plans
Talk with InO-Bot: Once the InO-Bot is connected with Bluetooth, InO-Bot can answer lots of important questions. These questions will introduce students to the concept that robots can read data and report. Following are two questions students can ask InO-Bot. There are more that will be introduced in future lessons.
Note: Logo is NOT case sensitive.
Is InO-Bot connected to Bluetooth? Type
INOBOT? in the listener window. The response will be True or False. True and False states are important programming concepts. This provides a nice introduction to terminology and a clear example of something being in a true or false state.
What is your battery level? This gives students anexample of data being reported back, and a preview of what ispossible. Type
GPROP "INOBOT "BATTERY.