Edison empowers students to become not just coders, but inventors, problem solvers and creative thinkers. More than a robot, Edison’s sensors and expandable build system open up pathways for learning across maths, science, critical thinking, engineering, design thinking and more.

How do you control Edison robot?

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  1. Place Edison facing the barcode on the right side.
  2. Press the record (round) button 3 times.
  3. Edison will drive forward and scan the barcode.


How much does the Edison robot cost?

More information on Edison V2.



The EdPack2 bundle discount reduces the per-robot price to USD$54.50 (compared to the USD$59 individual robot price).

Who invented Edison robot?

Brenton O’Brien

Hi, my name is Brenton O’Brien and I’m the creator of Edison. For nearly 10 years I’ve been having a ball creating all types of robots. Over this time I’ve launched some really popular robots that use my Microbric construction system.

How do you make Edison robot follow a line?

Place Edison to one side of your line, so that the line tracking sensor is on white. Now press the play (triangle) button and watch Edison follow the line.

How much do Cubelets cost?

The company also offers a Cubelets Six Kit(Opens in a new window) for $159.95 and a Cubelets 12 Kit(Opens in a new window) for $329.95.

What do Cubelets do?

Cubelets snap together by connecting magnetic faces. These faces pass power and data between blocks. Different robotic behaviors emerge depending on the arrangement and combination of Cubelets in your robot construction. Cubelets are a fast and easy way to inspire kids to become better thinkers!

What are modular robotics?

Module robotics are robots designed with parts that can be reconfigured to assume different shapes and functions. In many cases, such robots are able to reconfigure their own shape autonomously. Modules may be large and unique or small and identical.

What are the different Cubelets?

Cubelets come in three types: Sense blocks, Action blocks, and Think blocks. Sense blocks are black, Action blocks are clear, and Think blocks are different colors. Most Cubelets have five connection faces and one special face, which identifies the function of that Cubelet.

How long does it take to charge Cubelets?

Battery Cubelets will arrive fully charged! Depending on how many Cubelets the Battery block is powering, the Battery Cubelet will hold a charge for 4-6 hours. Once it is plugged in a Battery Cubelet will completely charge in about 90 minutes.

How do you make Cubelets work?

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What are bee bots?

Bee-Bot is an exciting robot designed specifically for use by young children. This colorful, easy-to-operate, and friendly little robot is a perfect tool for teaching sequencing, estimation, problem-solving, and just having fun! The new See & Say option gives Bee-Bot a voice and perception!