Previous Teacher Resources
Learning Math and CS/STEAM with Robotics
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July 13, 2017
Added promptAnswer blocks for activity developers to include answer keys to be checked agains the user's answer
July 2, 2017
Added grid (On/Off) block in Drawing menu
Added randdouble() block in Math menu for "a random decimal number from 1.0 to 100.0"
Added a prompt block in Text menu with a text argument at th end for the user input
June 19, 2017
Added Robot Symbols for Grades K-4.
May 29, 2017
Added Activity Portal to allow the C-STEM teachers to create their activities with solution and their own background to share with the community.
Added Background in setup area to allow the user to upload their own background.
Added Advanced Settings to allow the user to set the line width and color of hash and tics lines as well as traced lines of robots.
Added grids 96x96 inches, 192x192 inches, 100x100cm, 200x200cm
Added RoboPlay Challenge Board as background.
Added Large view, especially for RoboPlay Competition board
Added new block traceColor(color, width)
Added new block star(x, y, length, angle)
Added tips for all buttons and blocks
Sept. 30, 2016
Added back the problem statement on top of the workspace for easier visiblity.
Sept. 6, 2016
Added the ability to merge the Board Workspace blocks with the Workspace blocks.
Updated to a newer version of Google Blockly.
Fixed several bugs involving running RoboBlockly on different browsers.
Separated the single Interactive Tutorial into several Interactive Tutorials.
Fixed a bug involving the isPrime block.
Updated the program files to work with the newly updated blocks.
May 24, 2016
Added a Board Workspace that affects the grid's background prior to executing the program.
Added the ability to save the current grid as an image.
Improved on the Interactive Tutorial by adding several more steps involving the board workspace and the grid image.
Apr. 22, 2016
Added activity 22 in Coding Level 2 Activities to test the user on using functions with return values.
Fixed bugs involving adding arguments to functions.
Apr. 8, 2016
Added the ability to use return values in functions.
Added several functionality to improve variable and function usage.
Jan. 17, 2016
Added Robotics Level 1
Jan. 1, 2016
Updated new version of Roboblockly.
When changing units or robot type, blocks in the workspace will not be removed.
New activities for Grades 1-3 Math.
Nov. 17, 2015
Added "Release Notes" page in the Documentation section.
Nov. 16, 2015
Added program running time under the trashcan icon.
Added the ability to select the first quadrant in the setup area.