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In March of 2017 Founder of TechyKids, Sharon Marzouk gave a Tedx talk on “The Future of Education”. She was invited to talk by one of her former students, Nicolas Tan. Nicolas was a student of Ms. Marzouk’s at Woodland school, then attended TechyKids camp during that summer. A few years later Nicolas interned […]
March 30, 2018
This project has been fun and creative. It has been very entertaining, and we would recommend it!
March 5, 2018
During a one week workshop students were asked to develop projects using the Thymio robot. 50 Robots were available. The week began with an introduction to Thymio and its secrets by Prof. Francesco Mondada from EPFL. Students worked then in group with the task to make Thymio(s) write a word, all those words was then […]
March 29, 2018
TechyKids is hosting a workshop for the Menlo Park Belle Haven community, that is just $6 for Belle Haven residents, INCLUDING lunch! Go here to register: https://www.techykids.com/product/techykids-student-workshop/
March 6, 2018
It is a common question- how do the different educational robots compare, and which educational robot should I get? There are many out there, and it can be confusing to know which one to pick. Sharon Marzouk has been teaching educational robotics and technology for over 8 years, has working in schools, after schools and […]
January 12, 2018
Network configuration guide Wireless Thymio Package Contents A Dongle (USB adapter) that allows the computer to communicate with the Wireless Thymio robots The Wireless Thymio robot can communicate with other Wireless Thymio robots and dongles that are connected to the same network. The USB cable is used to charge the robot and program it (you can also program it in wireless […]
December 14, 2017
Come join us December 10th at CBRE in Palo Alto! Here is a link to information and tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/december-techykids-community-workshop-event-tickets-39606425886?aff=website
November 5, 2017
In the morning you fill the healthy fridge with healthy foods for the day, then whenever you want a snack you press a button on your remote and the healthy fridge will give you a snack. Presentation: Video: Code: call sound.system(-1) call leds.top(0,0,0) call leds.bottom.left(0,0,0) call leds.bottom.right(0,0,0) call leds.circle(0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0) onevent prox if prox.horizontal […]
May 30, 2014
Hit it Bot is a remote control robot that throws baseballs to you. It throws ground balls, and more.
April 22, 2016
Full Day Special TechyKids Technology Event! Saturday, October 21st – 9am- 3:45pm in Palo Alto, CA. Students ages 7-13 years, parents and Educators invited! Pickup a cool Technology Tool to learn like a Thymio robot, Makey Makey and more! Learn 3-D modeling and print it with a 3D printer. Learn with your team to create a […]
September 19, 2017
This dragon uses a 4 bar mechanism to walk.
July 6, 2017
Thymio is such an easy to learn platform that even tech saavy four year olds can use a computer and program the robot, and understand what they are doing! For young kids we have awesome content and ideas to get them along the way. Here is an example of some kids using Thymio in Kindergarten […]
September 15, 2017
The project depicts my smart home project, the code, where it could be located, and what it does.
Tags: Smart Home
August 20, 2017
We are excited about the recent developments that allow Thymio to integrate with MIT’s Scratch programming language. The newest version is used best with a Wireless Thymio, as there needs to be a constant and stable connection between the computer and Thymio robot. A wired Thymio can be used as well, but cannot be disconnected at any […]
August 9, 2017
July 7, 2017
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