AstroBot Kit Teaches Kids the Joys of Coding
These days, a toy store has more STEM bundles than a florist. At this year’s Toy Fair, almost every company we visited launched a new robot or circuit board set to teach children the joys of building electronics and programming for them.
One of the most intriguing robot kits at this year’s show, UBTech’s AstroBot kit can be built into one of three different characters and programmed using a simple mobile app. AstroBot is just the latest in UBTech’s “Jimu” line of kid-friendly robots. The company has seven other kits which are already on the market