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York Region Robotics Tournament – 11th Anniversary
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3/2/2015
York Region Robotics Tournament – 11th Anniversary

​What:

Students from age 9 to 14 will compete in 2 challenges with their Lego Mindstorm Robots. The theme of this year’s tournament is Recycling. There will be a head to head Recycling Drop Off challenge where 2 teams will compete against each other and a Recycling Sorting Challenge where robots will deliver items to bins.

Trophies will be given to the Junior and Intermediate team that place first in each challenge. There are also 4 trophies given for best design for each challenge.

Where:

Nobleton Public School
13375 Hwy 27 Nobleton, ON L0G 1N0
King Rd and Hwy 27)

When:

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
9:15 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Why:

The tournament is a celebration of the use of technology in our elementary public schools. It is also an exciting, hands-on opportunity for young students to display their prowess with technology and design.

Who:

There are 54 teams of grade 4-8 students from 17 elementary schools in York Region (approximately 250 students).

For more information contact:

John Tovey
Tournament Coordinator
Tel: 905-859-4590
E-mail: john.tovey@yrdsb.ca

 
 
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