ABC 7 Chicago: Students Build Robot for Motorola Maker Challenge

May 25, 2014

Students in Chicago middle and high schools are using littleBits to build technology solutions for community problems, as part of the Chicago Maker Challenge. A recent segment from ABC 7 Chicago shows students designing and creating “helping bots” for people with disabilities using littleBits triggered by sound and motion.

 

ABC 7 Chicago Screenshot

 

The Chicago Maker Challenge, a partnership between the Motorola Mobility Foundation, the Chicago Public Library, and Citizen Schools, aims to promote the use of STEAM skills to design technology solutions that improve people’s lives.

 

Watch the video here to see the projects built with littleBits!