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TDT @ the Y

build-classAll those competitions dancing to the Village People’s “YMCA”, and we’re finally there – well, at the Bob Sierra YMCA, at any rate.  No dancing, but lots of LEGOs, programming, building and teamwork games.   Logistics are a little challenging — hundreds of kids there, in all sorts of summer camp programs, and our classrooms are right by the basketball camp. But we’veyoung-programmers got an enthusiastic bunch, and TDT members are becoming highly adaptable pros!

More of the same tomorrow through Thursday, and then on Friday, we’ll host another little minitournament, and give Cubie another demo spin before the new season kicks off.

TDT Camp off to Fun Start

Learning about Programming

Learning about Programming

Our 2010 LEGO Robotics Camp kicked off today, with a great group of eager learners.  Campers learned programming and A

A Little Building Test

A Little Building Test

Little Building Testbuilding basics, and just took off with them. We’ll be kicking things up a bit in the next few days, and then putting everyone’s new skills to the test with a mini-tournament at the end of the week.

Parents got in on the act, too, at a parent workshop to learn more about FIRST LEGO League.   Everyone enjoyed learning about the broad range of learning opportunities FIRST provides, and we had fun sharing our love of FIRST with families and students.
Parents Like Learning, Too!

Parents Like Learning, Too!

More Local LEGO Robotics Camp News

The Florida Advanced Technological Education Center (FLATE) ‘s LEGO Robotics Camp at the Brandon campus of Hillsborough Community College,  made the news this morning, in the St. Petersburg Times.  More kids have more fun with robotics is always good news!

Read the full story at http://www.tampabay.com/news/education/k12/article1021593.ece