World ORT introduces robotics in kindergartens

17.12.2012                      04.Tewet. 5773

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World ORT introduces robotics in kindergartens

"Their way of thinking changes; it is much more science-oriented," says head of Israeli branch.

A new experimental program conducted by the Jewish education organization World ORT recently introduced robotics in local kindergartens.
The initiative, which currently runs at three kindergartens in Kiryat Yam, provides 5-yearolds with Lego toys they can assemble into robots in the shape of cars, cranes and other similar objects. The children then play with the robots and learn to control them electronically….