Smartphone Controlled Robot – Circuitry

Smartphone Controlled Robot - classroom activities
Lesson Details
How to control the movement of a two wheel mobile robot using evive?


  • Connecting the motors of the robot to evive. Making the robot move forward, backward, left, and right using evive's menu.
Classroom Bundle Used: STEM Classroom Bundle, STEM Mini Classroom Bundle
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Lesson Overview

In this activity, students will make a smartphone-controlled robot where the motion of the robot is controlled using the inputs of a smartphone app – Dabble. We will use the gamepad module to control the robot.

Material Required

1 set of the following material per group of 3-5 students:

Lesson Outline

Introduction and recap - 5 minutes
Circuitry - 15 minutes
  • Connecting the motors to evive.
  • Connecting Bluetooth to evive.
Controlling the Robot using evive Menu - 20 minutes
Logic - 15 minutes

Discuss the logic behind the programming of the robot.

Wrapping up the lesson - 5 minutes

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