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Washington County 4-H Program - Washington County 4-H Robotics Expo

 

12th Annual 4-H Robotics Expo and More

Who:  Students in grades 5-8 participating in a school or 4-H club-based robotics program

When:  Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 9:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.

Where:  University of Maine at Machias Gymnasium

Cost:  $20/non-4-H team and $15/4-H team

Note-teams consist of a maximum of four youth, a minimum of two youth, and multiple teams from a school may attend.

Registration Deadline: Friday, March 2, 2018

Registration has ended for 2018

Youth in grades 5 through 8 are invited to join us for a day of fun with robotics and science. In the morning, youth teams will have the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge of robotics and public speaking skills by presenting their projects to judges, peers and the general public. During the afternoon, youth will choose between workshops or an on-site challenge event.

Categories for judging include: Best Robot Design, Rookie All-Star, and Best Presentation & Public Speaking. There will be a first and second place for each category.

Teams are responsible for bringing: all of their robot/display materials, extension cord and power strip; a bag lunch; a good spirit and a passion for fun!

Please contact Jen Lobley, 255-3345 or jennifer.lobley@maine.edu if you have any questions.

 

Helpful Links for Participants

University of Maine System 4-H Photo Release (required by all coaches and participants)

2018 Schedule of Events

2018 Workshop Descriptions

2018 Challenge Event

Preparing your 4-H Robotics Expo Presentation and Display

2018 Judging Categories

2018 Scoring Rubric

 

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