Thursday, November 17, 2011

FLL - Food Factor: What to Bring to the Competition...


So what should you bring to a FIRST LEGO League competition event???

•     Robot and attachments
•     Signed Consent and Release forms - English/ Spanish
•     Parts kit
•     Print out of programs and robot specification page
•     Materials, props, and equipment needed for Project presentation
•     Laptop computer with batteries and/or AC adaptor, extra batteries,
extension cords
•     Team scrapbook
•     Team banner, posters, or other  decorations for pit space
•     Snacks and drinks
•     Storage box for personal items
•     USB cable (NXT) or IR tower (RCX)
•     Programming garage (only for RCX)
•     Team introduction page
•     Fun, inexpensive gifts to share with other teams (pins, hats,
personalized, team playing cards)

and don't forget,

Enthusiasm & Team Spirit!

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Monday, November 14, 2011

FLL - Food Factor: NYC Queens Qualifier...


NYC FIRST LEGO League Queens Qualifier
Saturday January 28th, 2011 8:30am-3:30pm 

JHS 216:   64-20 175th Street, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

All teams must register in advance by filling out the Registration form and mailing in payment.

You must participate in this event to be eligible for the citywide at the Jacob Javits Center

Registration dates: Nov. 9 - January 10.  $40 Per Team Payable to: George J Ryan MS 216, please mail check with team number to: above address ATTN: Peter Xanthus.

Team capacity: 40.


You will be registered in the order in which your forms are received.

Registration is not complete until the attached form AND the check is received at Ryan Middle School.  
IF YOU HAVE DECIDED NOT TO PARTICIPATE THIS YEAR LET US KNOW ASAP
Tournament Contacts: Peter Xanthus: pt...@aol.com, (718) 358-2005

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

FLL - Food Factor: NYC Brooklyn Qualifier...


The 2012 FLL Brooklyn Qualifier will be held:

Saturday January 14th, 2012 8:00am-4:00pm

Polytechnic Institute of NYU, Brooklyn Campus.

Directions: http://www.poly.edu/node/463

You must participate in this event to be eligible for the citywide competition at the Jacob Javits Center in March

Registration Date: Nov. 8th -Dec 22nd

Registration is not complete until the form and payment has been received.

Registration Fee: $40 Per Team

You will be registered in the order in which your payment has been received.

Checks are payable to: Polytechnic Institute of NYU/FIRST

Please mail check(s) or Money Order(s) with team number(s) to:

Polytechnic Institute of NYU

Attn: Susan Hermon Room JB257A

6 MetroTech Center Brooklyn, NY 11201

You can also make payments by credit card at the registration link below

*The team capacity is 45 we have 53 registered teams, if you would like to participate at another borough qualifier please send me an email shermon@poly.edu indicating which borough qualifier:*

Manhattan and Bronx Saturday, Jan. 21st (limited availability)

Staten Island Sunday, Feb. 5th

*Once capacity has been filled and/or you have not registered by the deadline you will automatically be assigned to an available qualifier.*

*IF YOU HAVE DECIDED NOT TO PARTICIPATE THIS YEAR LET ME KNOW ASAP*

Tournament Contact: Susan Hermon: shermon@poly.edu, (718) 260-3524 please contact me with any questions and/or concerns.

Please register at the link below:

http://www.poly.edu/node/4405

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