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Root Robot – Learn to Code. Make Artwork. Play Music. Create Games. Robotics for Kids & Adults (iPad or iPhone Required)

Price: $199.99
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Manufacturer Description

Root draws artwork, plays musical compositions, responds to touch, and is packed with even more sensors and actuators to keep kids hooked.

Ready to Start
Root comes charged and is ready to go.  A large foldout whiteboard and markers are included to start drawing on any flat smooth surface at home or school. 

Three Level System 
Root's coding app was built from the ground up to be approachable for even preschoolers or kindergarteners. The app's three level interface is designed for beginners and grow with them to reach real-world programming languages. 

Patented Whiteboard Climbing Technology
Root is the only coding robot that can stick to and climb magnetic whiteboard walls, making it easy for K-12 students and teachers to share the artwork and games they coded in a classroom.

Award Winning Design
Root is the winner of the 2018 CES Best Toy from TechRadar and Best Kids Tech from Tom's Guide. Root was designed with love from a team with previous experience at iRobot, Sonos, Apple, Microsoft, Disney, Olin, Harvard University, and MIT. 

Robotics Kit includes:

  • 1 Root Robot (remote control via iPad & iPhone)
  • 1 Foldout whiteboard
  • 4 Vinyl cling sheets
  • 1 USB charging cable
  • 2 Dry erase markers
  • 1 Dry erase cloth
  • Root Coding app download (available on App Store)

 
Root is more than a toy, it is an educational tool that develops valuable career skills for girls and boys. Coding with Root introduces problem solving, computational thinking, social interaction, debugging, engineering, technical confidence, mathematics, scientific methods, engineering, music, and art. As skills improve, Root's API will make it expandable through it's USB-C port and customizable with your own 3D printed machines. 

Product Features

Coding is now as essential as math and science, Root helps prepare the next generation for success. Root's built-in drawing and music capabilities allows anyone to fall in love with code in a creative and tangible way. Two Markers and a large foldout whiteboard kit is included. Root's rechargeable lithium-ion battery lasts for hours of continuous play. Suitable for boys and girls in preschool all the way up to adults, engineers, makers, teachers, and scientists. 30-Day Money Back Guarantee if you are not completely satisfied learning to code with Root. Please make sure you have an iPad or iPhone with iOS 10 or greater.