Mount Mercy University

Projects

Meet NAO

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NAO is an autonomous, programmable humanoid robot developed by Aldebaran Robotics. NAO features an inertial
measurement unit with accelerometer, gyrometer and four ultrasonic sensors that provide him with stability and
positioning within space. He is capable of walking, dancing, answering student's questions and more!

Robotic Puppies

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Girls will be able to create their own programs for a lego robotic dog.

Cryptography

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Different methods of breaking encrypted messages will be taught throughout the course.

Scratch

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AnimationScratch teaches the basics of computer programming in fun and interactive way! Each student will be able to
create their own animations, games, and fun stories.

SketchPad

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Using Geometer SketchPad, girls will be exposed to beautiful aspects of Euclidean geometry and create their own masterpieces.