SP028. 2018-11-16

Table of contents

Backlog Priority

[Bug, Tasks] Clicking the “next” button when on a particular task redirects to the lessons page of the course

Clicking next on a tasks was redirecting to a different page. To the lessons page. This is now resolved and the user is redirected to the correct next page

[Bug, Notifications] Url contains the wrong group

Sometimes a student is in many groups and the group for which the notification occurs might not be the one for which the teach has access.

We are sending the notification to the teacher containing a link the the teacher can access.

[Levels] Better teacher notes about imported myBlocks - course c1 lessons 2, 3, 4

Teacher notes improved to contain information to check the blocks and myblocks and the ports of the cables. Note 1:


used in


Note 2: https://www.fllcasts.com/tutorials/985 used in https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/course_sections/223/ and in https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/course_sections/218

Note 3: https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/tutorials/985

[BUG] https://www.fllcasts.com/tutorials/986-fll-2018-attachment-to-accomplish-the-into-orbit-extraction-05-robot-game-missions does not show the picture of the material to me.

The picture of the material was not shown because of an issue with the caching. Currently it is working, but the tutorial is still to be released:



[Content] Make Rack Lifting attachment

We can not reproduce the rack lifting attachment for https://www.fllcasts.com/tutorials/448-improving-fll-robot-game-using-a-rake-for-lifting

Probably we will try again in one of the next sprints.

[fix, instructions] You've not enough gears for material 418

The instructions for https://www.fllcasts.com/materials/418 required two Technic Gear 20 Tooth Bevel but there was only one in EV3 sets. The instructions are now clear and do not include parts that are not part of the sets.

Picture of gears

SP 27: [Academies] Usage of the sorting tables in the material desciption

There are two sorting tables now available to all the academies https://www.fllcasts.com/materials/335-ev3 https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/materials/335-ev3

Picture of scheme

[Images] Create picture for material 569.

Picture created but the material is still not released. It needs to be included in the course.

Picture of 569

[Images] Create picture for material 570.

Picture created but the material is still not released. It needs to be included in the course.

Picture of 570

[Images] Create picture for material 571.

Picture created but the material is still not released. It needs to be included in the course.

Picture of 571

[Images] Create picture for material 573.

Picture created but material still not released

Picture of 573

[Pictures] Picture for all organizations in RBP

We've created pictures for all the organizations in Robopartans and uploaded them at FLLCasts

[Images] Update picture or material 566.

Still not released but has a picture

Picture of attachment

[Translation] Lesson 2 in A2

Lesson 2 form level A2 is available at


[Translation] Lesson 3 in A2

Lesson 3 from A2 is available at


[Academies Content] Develop plan for second term academies content

There is a idea of how should the students continue in the second term. Detailed plan is still in work in progress.

The section is updated - https://www.fllcasts.com/course_sections/478

[content] Rebuild the url of tutorial 968

Url rebuilded - https://www.fllcasts.com/tutorials/968-creating-my-blocks-in-ev3-software

[IRT] Move the wall following sections and rewrite it

I have moved it to section 5 Switch (https://www.fllcasts.com/course_sections/149/). Created two tasks for it just after the task for line following. The task in section 8 is archived. I am moving the task to Done.

[feedback] Feedback/notes from Ivo Gerginov on Level C1


SP 29: [IRT] Rephrase the stopwatch program, people tend to use timers

The name of the task is changed to "Develop a program, that counts in a variable and works like a stopwatch i.e. when started it starts counting the seconds passed and displays them.". This seems to be more clear



[Content, Levels] C1: translate into english: https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/tutorials/987

Tutorial https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/tutorials/987 from Level C1 is now translated into English - https://www.fllcasts.com/tutorials/987

[Levels] Translate - https://fllcasts.com/bg/tutorials/609-build-advanced-third-wheel-to-your-robot?ref=2376

Tutorial https://www.fllcasts.com/bg/tutorials/609-build-advanced-third-wheel-to-your-robot?ref=2376 is now translated into English



[Groups, Pagination, Bug] There was missing groups pagination

When visiting the groups the pagination was missing. It is now fixed and resolved.

Check at at https://www.fllcasts.com/groups and if you have many groups they will be paginated

[Groups, Progress] Linda - "I'd really like to know who has viewed what"

Feedback from Anglo-American School of Sofia is processed and plan. Features will be implemented in the Assignments implementation

[Subscriptions] Allow subscriptions upgrade of school subscription

School could now upgrade their subscriptions and add more students to them.

[Course Sections] Fix Course sections indexes

Course sections are index in the correct order. The problem was the some of the index numbers were wrong.

[Organizations 1.0] Add the Organizations to the Dashboard

There is currently an Organizations link in the Dashboard of the user. In this way a user could visit all the organizations to which he/she has access.

[Batch Group Update] Deprecate batch group update and show alert

The logic for batch group update is currently deprecated. In will not be used any more.

[Grades Files] Show a timestamp when the task completion submission file was uploaded

When a student completes a task we can show when it was completed. It is useful when you want to know when it was completed by the student.

[Software Scenario 1] Open a page telling the person he has to create the organization

If a user now tries to create a group, but the user does not have an organization than the page for new organization is opened first. This is needed because groups are in organizations. You can not have a group without an organization.

Check out and https://www.fllcasts.com/groups/new

[Organization 1.0] Add organization type

We can have different organization types in our platform. We can have School, Library, Team and others. Users could now choose the type of the organization that they would like to create.

[Organization 1.0] Remove the requirement for site and for description. Make them optional

We've removed the requirement to have an organization site and description. This is because you could have a team without this. It is optional and could be specified but it is not mandatory

[Organizations 1.0] Migrate existing groups to the organization from the subscriptions page

Old groups that were part of the subscriptions are now part of the organizations. All the groups for all the subscriptions are migrated to the new organizations

[Organizations 1.0] Create branch organizations

We can now create a new branch organization. This is very needed for Robopartans and all the academies of Robopartans in the different cities. It is one example but could be used as a feature for many other organizations

[Organizations 1.0] Associate group with organization

When creating a group it is associated with an organization. We can choose in which organization are we adding this group.

Check out at https://www.fllcasts.com/groups/new

[content] Rebuild the url of tutorial 768

The tutorial is now available on a new url https://www.fllcasts.com/tutorials/768-importing-my-block-in-a-lego-ev3-project

[Organizations 1.0] Add RBP Groups to RBP Organizations

All the rbp groups are added to the RBP organization

[Organizations 1.0] Add a reminder for people with groups

We do not need to remind people to migrate their groups to organizations because we've migrated them

[Software Scenario 1] Add information on what is organization and what is group to the pages for creating

Information about groups and organizations is available at the Use FLLCasts Productively course - https://www.fllcasts.com/courses/22-use-fllcasts-productively-course


[Image] Create image for the WRO Football program

Program for the football is available at https://www.fllcasts.com/programs/vh8f1x-wro-football-ev3-lego-mindstorms-project

The picture is:

Picture of football program

[Platform, Bug] Still have issues with the visualization of the course sections

Caching of the CourseSections view was not refreshing. We've change the implementation to accommodate this case