RoboBlockly for Learning Coding and Math with Robots

Release Notes:

  • 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.