FTC® MID MISSOURI QUALIFIER
28 FIRST® FTC® teams competed in the second annual Mid MO FTC® Qualifier in Camdenton, MO! The 2015 FTC® game was RES-Q, and spectators enjoyed multiple exhibitions including 3D printers, the NAO robot, and Mad Science. The event was hosted and sponsored by LASER team 3284 and took place at Camdenton High School.
FLL® MID MISSOURI QUALIFIER
LASER was the proud host and sponsor of the third annual Mid MO FLL® Qualifier on November 14, 2015. 32 teams of young engineers competed in the Trash Trek challenge at Camdenton High School and had the opportunity to visit several exhibitions displaying interesting new technology and other progressions of FIRST® .
OZARK MAKER FAIRE
On August 29, 2015 LASER showcased all four progressions of FIRST® at the Ozark Mini Maker Faire. LASER students and mentors offered step-by-step guidance to prospective coaches, as well as educators who were interested in starting their own FLL Jr.®, FLL®, FTC®, or FRC® teams in their communities or their schools!
MISSOURI STATE FAIR: SHOW ME ROBOTS
FUN WITH BOTS CAMP
On July 27th-30th from 10 AM - 3 PM, children in grades 3rd through 4th were invited to attend a robotics camp in Camdenton, Warrensburg, Versailles, or Nevada, Missouri. Attendees learned about the future of robotics, augmented reality, LEGO® WeDo, EV3 bots, bristle bots, and also experienced story time with a NAO autonomous humanoid robot!
4-H ROBOT RUMBLE
MID MISSOURI FLL JR.® EXPO
RECYCLE RUSH: ELECTRONIC DRIVE
DESE INTERFACE CONFERENCE
Camdenton FIRST® LASER team 3284 was the keynote speaker at the 2015 Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Interface Conference on February 19th and 22nd. LASER students from multiple progressions had the opportunity to introduce FIRST® robotics to hundreds of school districts through presentations and demonstrations!