Category Young engineer. JUNIOR level

Designing and programming a WeDo robot to perform a task on the landfill

You need to know and be able to

  • Creation of a robot structure on assignment;
  • programming of movement back and forth, turns in time;
  • programming of movement back and forth, turns - we use sensors;
  • work with 2 motors;
  • sending and receiving messages - branching implementation;
  • moving objects on the polygon;
  • stop by time, event;
  • application of mathematical actions and work with random numbers.

For the dates of this championship

see the calendar.

Who can participate

The recommended age is 5-8 years. The team consists of 1 participant - individual championship.

You'll need

WeDo, WeDo 2.0, Scratch 3.0, or other educational software.
Software download links:

Summing up the results of the Olympiad

The best attempt counts.
1st degree diploma - 95-100% of the assignment,
2nd degree diploma - 81 - 94%,
3rd degree diploma - 70 - 80%,
participant certificate less than 70%.


Getting ready for the Olympics. Practice:

 Training task

Competition rules

Before the Olympiad:

  1. Registration (contact the Olympiad representative in your country);
  2. Receiving confirmation by email of the participant;
  3. Discord - notification;
  4. Discord - admission.

On the day of the Olympiad:

  1. On the day of the Olympiad:

    1. Discord - Category voice channel (gramophone icon).
    2. Login from the device (we recommend a computer or laptop / tablet).
    3. Dialogue with judges;
    4. Receiving an assignment online;
    5. All tasks are perceived by ear and immediately executed. Adults take a photo-result.
    6. Completing the task by time (0.5 hours);
    7. Discord - Send results to organizers.
    8. Filling out a google form.

After the Olympiad:

The results of the Olympiad (award documents - received by e-mail) no later than 7 days from the date of the Olympiad.