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Saturday
Oct152011

Revisiting the Robot Wave activity

One of my (and the students) favourite activity is the Robot wave.  Basically it consists of all robots driving forwards, backwards, forwards, but when done in time looks like a the human waves you see at sporting matches.

To build on it I get the kids to add a little more 'choreography'.  This video is a little old, but dug it up after seeing how Ian Chow-Miller had adapted and improved it for his kids.

My original:

 

Ian's latest version

The enthusiasm and excitment from Ian's students is fantastic to hear :)

 

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