Virtual Robotics Toolkit Simulation of LEGO Mindstorm EV3

Here’s your chance to program and experience LEGO EV3 Mindstorms without a physical kit. Get your hands wet with Lego Digital Designer & L Draw to design and import your own robot. Use your laptop to control a virtual LEGO EV3 robot designed by you to complete activities and missions that consists of simple and competition missions like FLL & WRO.

Age Group - For students
No. of sessions - 2
Duration - 2 Days, 1 hr. per session
Timings/Schedule - Weekdays(Dates to be announced / sent through mail)
Location - Online (Microsoft Teams/Zoom) for video conferencing
Certificate of completion - Yes (KHDA Approved)
Fees - Free

Session No: Activity Details
1
  • Introduction to VRT & LEGO EV3 Mindstorms software
  • Virtual brick & connections to the Mindstorms software
  • How to download a program
  • Running a Demo Program
  • Introduction to action blocks
  • Programming your robot to move (Forward, Backward, Left, Right & 180 degree Turns)
  • Introduction to Flow Control – Loops
  • Task – Program your robot using a wait block & loop – Make a square, rectangle& triangle with minimum number of action blocks.
2
  • Introduction to sensors
  • Touch Sensor
  • Task – Wait for touch, obstacle detection.
  • Ultrasonic Sensor
  • Task – Wait for near, obstacle avoidance
  • Color Sensor
  • Task – Wait for black (Stop when detects black line)
  • Stop when it detects second black line
  • Gyro Sensor
  • Task – Form a square using gyro sensor.
  • Make a table cleaner.
Extra Filters
  • EV3 Virtual brick - Display and sound
  • Recap
  • Assessment