It’s that time of year again! Time for FIRST Tech Challenge Team Duct Tape’s annual Guess the Game Game! This year, we’re going to try again, to give away our homemade duct tape Minion – who ended up living an extra year with us after last season’s live kick off was called on account of bad weather.
So Minion is back, and looking for a home with whoever comes up with a guess closest to this season’s actual game challenge. Using the Rover Ruckus teaser video below, and any game hints you might detect in the FIRST Tech Challenge blog, teams attending the West Florida FIRST Tech Challenge Kick Off at Middleton High School this coming Saturday, September 8, can put their best guesses in a box we’ll have there. After the game reveal, we’ll award the Minion to whoever came closest!
So, start combing through anything that looks like clues, and we’ll see you on Saturday!
Our Open House at the Regency Park Branch Library Makerspace this past weekend was a great kick off for the start of our 11th season! The goal was to recruit new students from the New Port Richey area for both us, and our little sister team, the FIRST LEGO League Jr. LEGO Pros, as well as to raise awareness of this library based STEM program . We think we did that pretty well!
On Saturday, August 18, from 1pm to 3pm, FIRST Tech Challenge Team Duct Tape will be hosting a Library Robotics Teams Open House at Regency Park Branch Library , in New Port Richey, FL. FIRST LEGO League Jr. Team LEGO Pros, which also meets at Regency Park Library, will also be on hand showcasing what they do.
FIRST LEGO League Jr. LEGO Pros has room for two to three students ages 6-9. Team Duct Tape is a middle and high school level team, that currently has opening for 5-6 students.