A fun program where teams learn how to build and program LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robots. The robots are built to complete specific tasks that correspond to that year’s theme. There is also a project component in which teams develop a new or innovative solution to a problem relating to the year’s theme.
Teams of 6 kids from grades 4 – 8, coached by parents (don’t worry, no experience necessary), and mentored by KING TeC members.
To inspire kids in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. The very motto of FIRST stands for For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology.
When and Where?
Teams meet September-November, twice a week at Prior Lake High School for an hour and a half long practice.