FIRST® LEGO® LEAGUE
A fun, competitive program in which a team of students build and program a LEGO® robot to autonomously solve a set of prescribed missions. Robots have 2 1/2 minutes to complete as many missions as possible and earn points. Teams will also research a real work problem, create an innovative solution to that problem and present it to a panel of judges. Teams are evaluated on their teamwork skills, research solution, and mechanical & programming skills.
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RENEWABLE ENERGY CHALLENGE
Are you passionate about clean energy? This hands on program brings to life the exciting science behind wind and solar energy. Teams work together to construct a wind turbine that is both elegant and efficient. On Challenge Day, turbines are put to the test in wind tunnels for 60 seconds to determine their energy output. Each year teams will also research an industry knowledge componenet such as; jobs, environmental impact, or site analysis. Teams are evaluated on their turbines energy output, engineering process, turbine design & documentation as well as their industry knowledge component.
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