Robot Game: program an autonomous robot to score points on a themed playing field
Project: conduct research about a real-world problem the team identifies related to the theme and then develop a solution to the problem
Core Values: work as a team and act in a manner that reflects healthy Core Values
Official Tournament: present the team’s work to the judges and referees in engaging and creative ways
TEAM TRYOUT INFORMATION:
WHERE: East Vincent Cafeteria
DATE/TIME: Thursday, August 30th, 2018 from 1:30 – 2:45 PM and Tuesday, September 4th in the STEM Lab from 3:15 - 3:45 PM.
WHO: Interested students with 1+ years of experience on an EVES FLL team.
Note: Students are expected to show responsibility by helping their parents make sure the permission slip is completed no later than 11:00 PM on August 29, 2018. No student will be permitted to try out for the team without a completed, submitted parental consent form (see below).
Saturdays, 8:00 AM to NOON (October 6 – December 15, January and February if the team qualifies for the Championship)
REGIONAL QUALIFIER TOURNAMENT:
Sometime in December, the team will compete at a Penn - FLL regional qualifier tournament; we are tentatively looking at the possibility of December 1st or 8th. The date and location will be determined in late September by the regional directors. The tournament lasts all day long (8:00 am – 6:00 pm). Parents are expected to provide transportation and supervision of their children.
If your child earns a spot on the team, there is a cost of $50 per team member. This will include a team t-shirt and registration fees for the regional tournament. Please do not send payment until you are notified that your child has made the team.
TO SIGN UP FOR TRYOUTS:
Have your parents complete the try-out parental consent form at http://bit.ly/flltryouts. All consent forms slips MUST be completed by 11:00 PM on August 29th.
WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT TO EXPECT AT TRYOUTS? Click the file below.