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Step 1 - Download the app

Curious Cars - Your students can build vehicles, robots, art projects and much more with the Curious Cars kit and app. Bring coding and computing to life with a gamified approach to teaching. 

SAM Space - Building their logic in the SAM Space app teaches students how to think in a structured and logical way. The app is used to combine SAM Blocks to bring creations and projects to life in the classroom and can be iterated on by the student to infinitely expand its capabilities. 

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Step 2 - Pair your SAM Blocks

The pairing of our blocks is straightforward and natural, available blocks appear seamlessly in the workspace. Simply turn your SAM Block on by pressing the button above the SAM logo, choose  ‘Connect SAMs’ in the app and your block will appear in the ‘SAMs near me’ column. Choose ‘connect’ and your block is now paired!

Tips & Tricks
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Step 3 - Learn the basics

It's simple to get started with SAM Labs! Learn all about the features, functions and terminology for the apps, blocks and lesson plans so you can make the most of SAM Labs kits in your classroom. You can find a description of each hardware and software block on the Glossary page.

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Step 4 - Plan your lessons

An easy way to bring coding into the classroom, with step-by-step lesson plans that are aligned to the curriculum. Written for teachers by teachers, they are designed to be accessible and relevant to a wide variety of subjects. In addition, you can get inspiration for fun classroom projects to take your STEAM activities even further. 

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Your guide to getting started with SAM Labs

Ready to create lesson plans with a twist for your classroom? Watch this video to get started with your new SAM Labs kit.

Getting Started Tutorials

Watch our tutorial videos to help get started with SAM Labs in your classroom

How to charge your SAM Blocks

How to reset your SAM Blocks

Glossary: Your guide to SAM Blocks, functions & terminology

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Teaching Materials

SAM Labs provides a wide range of teaching materials to deliver the most engaging STEAM lessons to your classroom. From lesson plans to quick guides for getting started you can find everything you need right here!

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