Ninja Walk

Grade Levels: 2-12 | Duration: 15+ minutes

Can you move as smoothly and silently as a ninja? In this experiment, you’ll use your stealthy ninja skills to move through a noisy obstacle course while holding a smartphone that is recording data on your performance.

Grade Levels: 2-12

Duration: 15+ minutes

Concepts/Skills: Data Science, physical education, data literacy, experimental design, experimentation, graphical representation, interpreting data

Objectives: Students will:

  • Build a noisy obstacle course.
  • Test your ability to move smoothly and silently through it using the sound sensor and accelerometers on the Arduino Science Journal app.
  • Review and try to improve your data.