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D.A.V.PUBLIC SCHOOL, VELACHERY
Sitaram Nagar, Velachery, Chennai - 42
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ROBOLAB 4.0 - A CURTAIN RAISER
Event Start Date : 28/03/2019 Event End Date 29/03/2019

ROBOLAB 4.0 - A CURTAIN RAISER

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being widely recognized to be the power that will fuel the future global digital economy. AI and Robotics are skills-based education used to  “effectively harness the potential of India’s next generation" to be ‘AI ready’.

As an initiative our School is introducing ROBOLAB 4.0 during the Academic Year   2019 -20 for students of Std. VI and VII to enhance their skills in the domain of Robotics coupled with Artificial Intelligence (AI) . M/s Prag Robotics Private Ltd. Chennai, has been educating and conducting competitions in Robotics for students in Chennai. They have come forward to teach and coach our students in this innovative area.

The curtain raiser of ROBOLAB 4.0 for students of Std. VI was held on 28.03.19 and for Std. VII on 29.03.19.  The programme was conducted by Mr. Sethuraman, Director, Prag Robotics Ltd., along with Mr. Gokul and Mr. Sandeep who are experts in Robotics. They explained various Robots like Humanoid, Bio Inspired Robots, Industrial Robots, Unmanned under water Robots, Unmanned Aerial Robots and Automated Ground Robots. STEM based ROBO LAB will give the student a real time learning atmosphere to exercise their skills in Robotics and AI. The curriculum is practical oriented and would comprise of 15% theory and 85% Hands On. The students were highly enthusiastic and posed challenging questions to the organisers.

Parents were also invited for the curtain raiser on 30.03.19. The entire programme was explained to them through Power Point Presentation and followed by an interacting session where doubts were clarified by the organisers.

The pedagogy is outlined below along with the curriculum.

Concepts   Assembly   Programming    Controlling  of  Robots

                                                    

     

                                                    DEMONSTRATION OF A ROBOT WITH THE HELP OF  A  STUDENT

     

                                                                       SESSION IN PROGRESS FOR THE STUDENTS

     

                                                    SESSION FOR THE PARENTS OF STUDENTS OF  STD. VI & VII