Training & Support
Lego Mindstorms (NXT)
For those of you using the LEGO Mindstorms software there are useful documents that you can download, as well as links to other resources.
A web resource created for the NZ school curriculum:
A programming resource written for NZ school children:
A link to DrGraeme's web site offering tutorial ideas:
A link to Damien Kee's web site listing teaching resources:
http://www.damienkee.com/teaching-resources. From there you can sign up to a useful google group called legoengineering which is mostly used by teachers to help each other with ideas and problems.
A link to the 65 NXT projects site, offering many ideas for building
A guide to line following using two light sensors for rescue:
A link to DrGraeme's 2 light sensor line-follower tutorial http://www.drgraeme.net/DrGraeme-free-NXT-G-tutorials/Ch102/Ch102V1G/default.htm.
When it is time to move on from the Common Palette to the Complete Palette
A guide to the techniques of coding. May be useful as a reference for those trying to understand what their NXC or RobotC code is actually doing.
Code examples specific to particular sensors: