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Robotics programs provide opportunities for children to work together using technology.



2019 Fall / Winter Season
First meetings for each team will be the week of September 9th per the schedule below.

Volunteers are needed as team mentors for our upcoming season.  Please email [email protected] if interested.

About MYC's Robotics Program:

The FIRST Lego Program is the travel team of the mind. While participating in the FLL, kids will discover the fun of science and technology by working together in teams to investigate existing real world problems that surround the themed challenge. Participant’s research and offer solutions by designing, building, and programming autonomous robots using Lego Models. Team members have the opportunity to take field trips and speak with industry scientists, subject matter specialists, CEOs and doctorates to investigate how the world around us works, and they will compete locally against other teams.

  • Junior First Lego League Ages 5-9yo (JrFLL) 6 members per team, at least one Mentor - $90
  • First Lego League ages 9 – 13yo (FLL) 8 members per team, at least two Mentors - $125
  • First Tech Challenge 14 – 18yo (FTC) 10+ members per team, at least one Mentor - $160
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2019 SEASON TEAMS & MEETING DAYS - Starting Monday, Sept 9, 2019

Payment Due: Full payment is due for accepted team members no later than Sept 9

*Note: Our Monday JrFLL and Friday FLL teams are in need of lead mentor /asst mentor volunteers. Please contact Dan Rockwell at [email protected] for questions.  Lead mentors will receive support but will be in charge of coordinating their team.  No experience is necessary!

JrFLL Team 1 (Hall) - TEAM IS FULL -- will meet Thursdays 6-8pm

JrFLL Team 2 -- will meet Mondays 6-8pm **this team needs parent volunteers for lead/asst mentors**

FLL Team 1 (Steager) - TEAM IS FULL - will meet Saturdays 9-11am

FLL Team 2 (Hasson/Doyle) - TEAM IS FULL - will meet Tuesdays 6-8pm

FLL Team 3 - TEAM IS FULL - will meet Fridays 6-8pm **this team needs parent volunteers for lead / asst mentors**

FTC (Rockwell)- will meet Sundays 1-4pm

Teams will start meeting the week of September 9th and will meet through December or their last scheduled competition (older teams usually continue in to Jan/Feb).  Each team meets for one session per week for approximately 2 hours.  Teams may schedule additional time to prep for competitions.

READ THIS BEFORE YOU REGISTER -- IMPORTANT REGISTRATION NOTICE:  Registration is open to the public; however, participants of MYC's robotics programs from the prior season are given priority in placement on teams.  Remaining, open spots are filled on a first-come, first-serve registration basis.  We do have a wait list activated.  You should choose the wait list if given the option in order to maintain your spot "in line" for registration.
NEW PARTICIPANTS -- prior to the start of the season you will receive a confirmation email to let you know if we can add you to the team of your choice.  If the team you choose at registration is full with returning members, we will offer you to be transferred to a different team, if space is available.

Anyone interested in starting a new team to add to our program should contact the Program Director, Dan Rockwell - [email protected]


QUESTIONS:
For questions regarding the website, registration or payment - please contact Jennifer Pyc, MYC Operations Coordinator at 610-566-5877 or [email protected]

For questions regarding participation as an adult mentor or child participant, or the robotics program in general, please contact MYC Robotics Program Director, Dan Rockwell at [email protected]


Robotics Program

Robotics Program 2019

First meetings for each team will be the week of September 9th per the schedule below.

Volunteers are needed as team mentors for our upcoming season.  Please email [email protected] if interested.

About MYC's Robotics Program
The FIRST Lego Program is the travel team of the mind. While participating in the FLL, kids will discover the fun of science and technology by working together in teams to investigate existing real world problems that surround the themed challenge. Participant’s research and offer solutions by designing, building, and programming autonomous robots using Lego Models. Team members have the opportunity to take field trips and speak with industry scientists, subject matter specialists, CEOs and doctorates to investigate how the world around us works, and they will compete locally against other teams.

Junior First Lego League Ages 5-9yo (JrFLL)
6 members per team, at least one Mentor - $90

First Lego League ages 9 – 13yo (FLL)
8 members per team, at least two Mentors - $125

First Tech Challenge 14 – 18yo (FTC)
10+ members per team, at least one Mentor - $160

2019 SEASON TEAMS & MEETING DAYS - Starting Monday, Sept 9, 2019

*Note: Our Monday JrFLL and Friday FLL teams are in need of lead mentor /asst mentor volunteers. Please contact Dan Rockwell [email protected] for questions.  Lead mentors will receive support but will be in charge of coordinating their team.  No experience is necessary!

AGES 5-9 yrs old
JrFLL Team 1 (Hall) - TEAM IS FULL -- will meet Thursdays 6-8pm

JrFLL Team 2 -- will meet Mondays 6-8pm **this team needs parent volunteers for lead/asst mentors**


AGES 9-13 yrs old
FLL Team 1 (Steager) - TEAM IS FULL - will meet Saturdays 9-11am

FLL Team 2 (Hasson/Doyle) - TEAM IS FULL - will meet Tuesdays 6-8pm

FLL Team 3 - (Garwood) -- TEAM IS FULL - will meet Fridays 6-8pm 


AGES 14-18 yrs old
FTC (Rockwell)
- will meet Sundays 1-4pm


Teams will start meeting the week of September 9th and will meet through December or their last scheduled competition (older teams usually continue in to Jan/Feb).  Each team meets for one session per week for approximately 2 hours.  Teams may schedule additional time to prep for competitions.

READ THIS BEFORE YOU REGISTER -- IMPORTANT REGISTRATION NOTICE:  Registration is open to the public; however, participants of MYC's robotics programs from the prior season are given priority in placement on teams.  Remaining, open spots are filled on a first-come, first-serve registration basis.  We do have a wait list activated.  You should choose the wait list if given the option in order to maintain your spot "in line" for registration.
NEW PARTICIPANTS -- prior to the start of the season you will receive a confirmation email to let you know if we can add you to the team of your choice.  If the team you choose at registration is full with returning members, we will offer you to be transferred to a different team, if space is available.

Anyone interested in starting a new team to add to our program should contact the Program Director, Dan Rockwell - [email protected]


JrFLL (Mondays) 5-9 yrs old

$0.00

JrFLL (Thursdays) 5-9 yrs old

$0.00

FLL (Tuesdays) 9-13 yrs old

$0.00

FLL (Fridays) 9-13 yrs old

$0.00

FLL (Saturdays) 9-13 yrs old

$0.00

FTC (Sundays) 14-18 yrs old

$160.00

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