Second-grader Matthew Pettinato chased his classmates around the gym in a game based on Pac-Man. But when Matthew caught someone, he pulled his robot close to them and flashed his lights on and off.
Matthew, a student at Holy Family Catholic School, is recuperating in Houston from a bone marrow transplant, but he has been able to attend class remotely for the past three weeks using the robot that his classmates call Matt Bot. He controls it with a laptop and communicates using its video conferencing technology.
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