Programming for Sphero Robots
What's new in 4.2.5?
- Fix for slow loading on the Blocks canvas
What's new in 4.2.4?
-Fix for Chrome 63/64 where programs will not run properly
What's new in 4.2.0?
- Sphero Mini, BB-9E, R2-D2 and R2-Q5 support
- Google SS0 and Classroom Integration
- Learning Standards (eg. CCSS, NGSS)
- 1,000,000 other secret improvements
What’s new in 4.1.0?
- BlueTooth Connection Fixes
- Sensor Data Archive
What’s new in 4.0.0?
- SPRK Lightning Lab is now Sphero Edu - same great app with a new name and new features
- New storytelling and game sounds
- Fresh activities to learn to code with Draw, Blocks, and Text
- Spanish (Mexico) language support
**This app will connect to Sphero robots on Chrome OS, but not on Windows or Apple computers.**
Sphero Edu is your hub to create, contribute, and learn with Sphero robots - it replaces and builds on SPRK Lightning Lab. Go beyond code by incorporating unique STEAM activities to complete with your bot.
Sphero Edu is built for makers, learners, educators, and parents. Join the growing community and share your creations to inspire and be inspired. The interactive platform allows you to keep track of your class or group from one easy place. Anyone can save their progress, jump from device to device, and continue the discovery from anywhere. Preparing for the future has never been so fun.
SPHERO EDU FEATURES
PROGRAM YOUR BOT 3 WAYS
Draw - Beginners can draw paths that represent code for their robot to follow.
Blocks - Intermediate coders can use code blocks to learn more advanced logic.
Program a painting. Navigate a maze. Mimic the solar system. Swim across the water. Have a dance party… The only limit is your imagination.
TAKE A DRIVE
Need a brain break? Go Drive and play. Use your keyboard to Drive your robot.
Review student progress by assigning activities. Evaluate student programs and stay in tune with your class without being behind a computer.
Clever - Clever users can sign in, and class rosters are synced.
Google - Google users can sign in, class rosters are synced, and activities can be assigned to Google classroom.
Go #BeyondCode. Order a robot today at sphero.com.
*9 Supported Robots: Sphero SPRK+, Sphero SPRK Edition, Sphero 2.0, Sphero Mini, Ollie, BB-8, BB-9E, R2-D2, R2-Q5
**14 Supported Languages:
Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese(Traditional), English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Spanish (Mexico), Spanish (Spain), Swedish