Florida Robotics Education, Inc.

Florida FIRST LEGO League


Florida FLL Kickoff Event
Meeting Handouts: 

Scoresheet -- for practice only
Research Checklist
Robot Inspection Sheet
Kickoff Presentation   full page  2Mb -- 36 pages
Kickoff Presentation  4 to page 8Mb -- 9 pages

Tune It Up Tampa
Saturday, October 4, 2014

Middleton High School.
4801 N. 22nd St, Tampa, FL 33610
Cost:  $25

Open Practice and Training Workshop

Technical Workshop 
Research Workshop 
Core Values Workshop 
New Coaches Training 
Referee Training 
Judge Training 
"I Will Survive" (Rookie Team Panel Discussion 
Beyond the Qualifying Tournament (Team Panel Discussion) 
"I'm No Engineer"  (TBD) 

Details and Registration Information
Space is Limited, so register early!

Pink Team Open Practice and Training Workshop
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014   9:30am - 3:00pm
Rockledge HS, 220 Raider Rd, Rockledge, FL 32955
Cost:  $25

Teams:  This is an opportunity to spend the day working on your robot, do some practice runs with referees, see what other teams are doing and consult with judges on your research project approach.   Space is limited, so register early.  Cost:  $25.00 per team

Tournament Staff Training (no charge but registration reqd)
10:00am   Referee Training
   10:00am  Tournament Director & Head Judge Training
     1:00pm  Judge Training

Team Registration       Training Registration

Let's Get Fired Up, Fort Myers - CANCELLED
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 

Contact Bente Brauer at bentemb@leeschools.net for questions

World Class:  Pre-Season McNicol
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014   8:30am to 12noon
McNicol Middle Magnet School, 1602 S. 27th Avenue, Hollywood 33020
Cost:  $25

To register, send team name & team number with a check or money order payable to:.
McNicol Robotics Booster Club
McNicol Middle Magnet & STEM School
1602 S. 27th Avenue
Hollywood, FL 33020

30-minute session for Coaches: What to Expect at a Tournament
30-minute session for student programmers: Programming Basics for Mindstorms (EV3 and NXT)

9:00AM - 12:00PM There will be 5 robot game tables open for practice and programming.

Teams may present their project to other teams for feedback and development of your ideas.

This event is NOT a pre-qualifying tournament. 

The event is designed to promote the Core Values of FLL in learning from others, sharing experiences, demonstrating Gracious Professionalism 100% of the time, honoring the spirit of friendly competition, and demonstrating Coopertition

Plan to bring your team, robot with extra pieces, and laptop for programming.

DMS Get Together
Saturday, November 1, 2014 9:00am to 1:00pm

Davidson Middle School, 6261 Old Bethel Rd, Crestview
Cost: $25

Details and Registration Information

Open Practices this Fall

Several teams have identified dates/locations for Open Practices to be held in October.    Registration information will be posted in August, but here are the planning locations and dates for planning purposes.  Open Practices provide an informal opportunity to meet with other teams, work on your robot, do practice runs and share ideas and information.  Many of these events also include training opportunities.  (The list will be updated as I get more scheduled.)

Tune Up Tampa Middleton High School Tampa 10/4/2014
Pink Open Practice & training workshop Rocklege High School Rocklege 10/4/2014
World Class:  Pre-Season McNicol McNicol Middle Mag School Hollywood 10/18/2014
Let's Get Fired Up, Fort Myers Cypress Lake Middle School Fort Myers CANCELLED
DMS Get Together Davidson Middle School Crestview 11/01/2014