Robot Gardener

Cover of Spotlight Magazine


An interview with Daniel Patton (science) and Bill Tihen (IT) who joined forces to create a course that includes both their interests—biology and electronics. The basic task for students? Build a terrarium that will support a healthy garden, but make it using simple robotics and coding so that the garden will stay alive even when you aren’t around.

Spotlight 2016-2017: Middle School Curriculum Development: Robot Gardeners (Pages 9-13)
Bill Tihen
Bill Tihen
Developer, Data Enthusiast, Educator and Nature’s Friend

very curious – known to explore knownledge and nature