Local 2014 Summer 4-H ROBOTIC Camp Registration Now Open

Local 2014 Summer 4-H ROBOTIC Camp Registration Now Open
 
Young Engineers interested in building, designing and making a robot are encouraged to register soon for the Buena County three-day 4-H Robotics Camp with registration now open by either completing the online registration at  www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0B4CA9A62DA1F94-4hsummer or use the following paper registration form:  Summer Robotics Camp Registration Form  
 
The two different Summer 2014 Robotics Camp programs are open to both 4-H and non-4-H youth during July 21-23 and July 28-30.  Campers will choose between two levels of three day robotics experiences held from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily led by Master 4-H Robotics educator, Sue Jarvis. 
 
Level 1- Robotics and Technology Camp:  Youth entering 4th or 5th grades will build junk drawer robots.  Learn how to build and program your robot to meet beginning challenges with Junior First Lego League. Learn to use laptops, Legos, and Robotics software to create your own Lego bots!  Level 1 Robotics and Technology Camp:  July 31-Aug. 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
 
Level 2- Robots and Beyond Camp:  Youth entering 6th to 8th grades will learn how to build and program NXT Robots, use sensors, and build and program your robot to meet a series of tasks. Become an expert programmer using FIRST Lego League challenges and have fun learning as you create and re-design your robot as a team. There will be opportunities for team building, friendships, technical skill building and just plain fun!  Level 2: Robots and Beyond Camp: July 4-6 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The camp is located at the Storm Lake AEA Building in Storm Lake, IA.  Camps are limited to 20 youth registered on a first come first serve basis.  The cost is $60 per camper for each camp level.   Paid registration is due two weeks before each camp start date.
 
The Buena Vista County Robotics Camp is run by trained Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master 4-H Robotics educator and Summer 2014 STEM Program Assistant, Sue Jarvis, and is funded by grants and the local Extension Council District.  Youth may attend identical Level 1 or Level 2 camps being offered in Calhoun, Ida, Pocahontas and Sac Counties.  For more information or for registration forms, please call the Buena Vista County 4-H office at 712-732-5056.

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