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SWON Tech to Lend: Cubetto
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Cost: free for Supporting/$25 Geographic*
Ages: 3+

Description: Cubetto is the friendly wooden robot that will teach your child the basics of computer programming through adventure and hands on play. Montessori approved, LOGO Turtle inspired.  Cubetto uses a coding language you can touch and manipulate like LEGO®, where each block is an action. Combine forward/left/right/function/back blocks to create programs and take Cubetto where you want it to go.

Cubetto introduces a host of programming concepts, including ‘algorithms’, ‘the queue’, ‘debugging’, and ‘recursions’. By removing unfamiliar distractions such as screens and keyboards this allows children as young as three to write and execute their first programs, using a tangible, block-based coding language.

Resources:
Included with all SWON Tech to Lend are online resources, including manuals, instructions, lesson plans, & curriculum, which can be found through Google Drive here

To borrow, please check the calendar below for open dates and then go to our Tech to Lend page to register for your items.

*Terms

  • For Supporting Members, items are always FREE to borrow & pick up.
  • For members in our Ohio Service Area ("Geographic Members") pick up is free. Lending fees vary per item.
  • Delivery & return is billed at the federal mileage rate
  • Items can be reserved for 4 weeks & can be renewed if no one else has requested them.

 


 

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