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The Remote Captain

The students design and build their own boat. They use an Arduino board to control the boat remotely with a smartphone and, using AppInventor, they program a mobile app with different contol systems. “The Remote Captain” is suitable for students from 14-16 years.

The teaching unit is taken from the brochure Coding in STEM Education from the topic ‘Microcontrolling the world’. The complete brochure can be ordered free of charge via mail ( or downloaded. The project was proudly supported by SAP.

Authors: Immaculada Abad Nebot (ES), Pere Compte Jové (ES)

All additional material for the brochure can be found here.

The Remote Captain (EN)
European Code League Flyer EN

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