Resources for teams using ROBOTC to program MINDSTORMS and TETRIX Robots


Below you will find everything that you will need to control MINDSTORM and TETRIX Robots!


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Engineering Process/Planning your Project

Engineering Process Video

The Engineering process is vital to successfully solving a problem. The engineering process involves several key steps that includes planning, designing, and most importantly, testing! Watch the video to learn more!




Engineering Process Video

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Project Planning Video

Proper planning is the first step of a successful engineering project. This video will provide you with a tested plan that project managers use when they are working on complex projects. Watch this video to see how project planning can help you achieve your goals!


Project Planning Video

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Behavior-Based Programming Video

You may think that writing programs is easy and that the quickest way to a successful programming solution is to write the whole program and then test it. This video describes why completing goals in small "create-and-test" steps is the best way to write successful robot programs.

Behavior Based Programming

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Training Webinars

Webinars will be offered this fall.  They will be designed to help FTC teams to get their robots up and running.  If you have specific questions that you need to have answered right now, go to the FTC forum.

  1. Week 1: Downloading ROBOTC and ROBOTC Resources
  2. Week 2: Getting Started with ROBOTC and getting Support
  3. Week 3: Continuous Rotation Servos

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Learn to Program using ROBOTC

FTC teams, please enjoy the ROBOTC for TETRIX training materials posted at the right.  Click the link and you will find in-depth programming lessons and engineering challenges that will teach you how to program your TETRIX robot to do incredible things. 


If you are a teacher and would like to have a copy of this curriculum that can be placed on every computer in your lab please click here.  

ROBOTC Curriculum screenshot

Click to view ROBOTC Curriculum for TETRIX


The ROBOTC Forums

The forums provides a place where you can quickly find answers to your questions.  If you are having issues with code and cant find the answer, search the forums or post your question and others can help.


Click here if you've never used a forum and want a quick guide to logging on, posting questions, and using the built-in search function.



Learn about what the community is doing with ROBOTC go to the ROBOTC Blog.


ROBOTC Curriculum screenshot

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