Need some inspiration? Here's three videos of robots built with Hummingbird kit materials, arranged in order from easiest to hardest to build:
- Chris' Horse. Estimated build time: 30-45 minutes
- Emily's Dog. Estimated build time: 2-4 hours
- Jenn's Dragon. Estimated build time: 8-10 hours
- Check out this totally awesome timelapse video of the construction of the Dragon.
Need more inspiration? Check out some Hummingbird robots built by students and teachers:
- 17 robots in 12 minutes: Robots built as part of an educator training workshop
- Robots interpreting poetry: watch robots help students interpret Frost, Keats, Dickinson, Poe, and Sanburg
- Fire and Ice, by Robert Frost: a behind-the-scenes look at two students' robotic interpretation of Frost's Fire and Ice poem.
- Pascal and the infrared waves: a robotic lizard
- Pre-engineering at Huntington: sharks, dragons, R2D2, and more!
- Aliens Among Us: 16 alien robots in 3 minutes!
- Girls Create with Technology camp