Three teams of 4-H high school students
Three different teams of 4-H high school students will each build a portion of the humanoid InMoov robot. Each team would have 2-3 youth and would work on one of the InMoov parts. This implies, one team for each arm and one team for the chest/torso area along with the head.
Remote mentoring through live video conferencing
Nebraska 4-H will provide the required mentorship to each team as needed via remote mentoring conducted through live video conferencing.
Building social learning networks
Today’s youth are comfortable in using social networks, this project utilizes the social channel for communicating and exchanging ideas while working on a fun filled learning experience.
Prepare youth for future careers
Quite often STEM related programs and careers are considered to be uninteresting - this project experience will help eliminate this falsehood.