1 Kit to Classroom

Right out of the box, the mBot has many features appealing to kids and adults alike. But the true power comes from the heart of the mBot—the Arduino-based mCore microcontroller, and the other sensors and actuators in the Makeblock platform. These components transform the retail mBot kit from a Christmas morning diversion into a classroom powerhouse, and offer plenty of possibilities for anyone who’s “done everything” with the mBot.

Out-of-the-Box Kit

When people think of mBots, what usually comes to mind is a cute little robot with an anodized aluminum body and sturdy components. You can buy mBots at all major retailers online and in brick-and-mortar stores.

The mBot chassis, wheels, motors, controller, and sensors can ...

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