STrEaM's Robotics Club is getting ready for their competition at Central Middle School on Saturday December 1st. Ms. Draeger, STrEaM's Science, Robotics and STEM teacher, also leads the after school club.
STrEaM has three teams entering the competition, with a total of 15 students. It is the third year in a row ASA has entered Robotics competitions, building a strong STEM tradition.
STrEaM Robotics is a part of First Robotics in the First Lego League division. The competition theme this year is "Into Orbit!"
Competition at Central Middle School is from 8 AM until 4 PM on Saturday. Parents, community members and fans are invited to join and watch the teams compete. Come support the Rapids Robotics squads!
8:15 – 9:00 Teams arrive and set up pit area
8:30 – 9:00 Team registration desk open
8:45 – 9:00 Coaches Meeting (gym)
9:15 – 11:15 3 Judging sessions
10:20 – 11:30 Practice rounds (gym)
11:30 – 12:15 Lunch (Bring your own)
12:00 – 12:20 Opening Ceremony (gym)
12:30 - 3:15 Official Robot Rounds (gym)
3:30 – 4:00 Closing Ceremony and Awards (gym)
All STrEaM students have the opportunity to take robotics as part of our STEM curriculum. Robotics club meets on Tuesdays after school. Check out more about FIRST Robotics here: https://www.firstinspires.org/