Robot Component Acronym – Pelham’s


Robot Components Acronym Chart Full

Robotic Components

Power Source

Environmental Interaction

Locomotion

Human-Robot Interaction

Actuation

Manipulation

Sensing

I invented the above acronym when teaching a lesson about robots to my advanced ESL students.  I think the acronym might be useful for anyone teaching robotics.   Pelham is a town in New York.  There are also the movies, The Taking of the Pelham One, Two, Three (1974) and The Taking of the Pelham 123 (2009).

Worksheet:

http://www.scribd.com/doc/233014440/Robotic-Component-Acronym-Pelham-s-Worksheet

Other Robot Lessons:

EVE vs. WALL-E

Robot Classification Exercise

Robot Combat

Robot Dance

Robot Design Project Funny

Robot Design Project Serious

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