Junior Robotics

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FIRST LEGO League Jr. is designed to introduce STEM concepts to kids ages 6 to 9 while exciting them through a brand they know and love − LEGO®.

Guided by adult Coaches, teams (up to 6 members, grades 2-3) explore a real-world scientific problem such as food safety, recycling, energy, etc.

This years competition is Courageous Creatures. Teams will explore local habitats and the challenges animals may face. Teams will build a model based after their research and incorporate simple machines into their creation.

During the Courageous Creatures season, teams will design an obstacle course that examines a problem relating to local habitats. They will build, test, and program an autonomous robot to run problem solving missions on their obstacle course.

2nd/3rd Grade Club Advisors: MaryBeth GammonLeah Karkula

4th/5th Grade Club Advisor: Beth Golden

6th-8th Club Advisor: Charlene Griesner