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Curriculum for Parrot Mini Drones

Developed by Jordan Bartholomew and Russ Mayo 

Scope and Sequence

Unit 1: Following safety procedures

   1.1 Follow mini drone safety practices - PDF | Video

Unit 2: Flying the Parrot mini drone remotely  

   2.1 Hover the mini drone at specified altitudes - PDF | Video

   2.2 Fly the mini drone in a square pattern using pitch and roll controls - PDF | Video

   2.3 Fly the mini drone in a square pattern using yaw controls - PDF | Video

   2.4 Fly the mini drone through an obstacle course - PDF | Video

   2.5* Design an obstacle course and fly through it remotely - PDF 


Unit 3: Flying the Parrot mini drone autonomously using Tynker

   3.1 Program the mini drone to fly a simple pattern PDF |  Video

   3.2 Program the mini drone to fly through an obstacle course PDF |  Video

   3.3* Design an obstacle course and fly through it autonomously


Unit 4: Collecting data autonomously

   4.1 Collect data using Ardusat space board PDF  Video

   4.2 Design problem (making a mount for the space board)  PDF | Video

   4.3 Retrieve data remotely using minidrone and space board PDF Video

   4.4* Retrieve data autonomously using minidrone and space board PDF

* Optional, for faster learners or for an extra challenge