Battle of the Minds Robotics Camp

Registration Now Closed

Monday, August 1st
Through
Friday, August 5th

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location:Grand Dial Communications, 2610 Horizon Drive SE, Suite 130, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Participant fee of $225.00 includes all sessions and a snack each day.
Registration is limited to the first 10 participants, so REGISTER TODAY!
Participants will be immersed in hands-on exploration of robotics design and programming. The explorations are facilitated through the use of the LEGO™ Education EV3 Robotics systems. This camp is a fun, fast-paced, engaging learning experience. Participants must be ages 9-14, able to work in a small group learning environment; have basic computer skills, and be able to follow directions. Feel free to contact us at 616-776-1066 with any questions you may have. We look forward to seeing you soon!
* Assembly of a trainer robot * Methods for modifying designs * Components and Models
*Tank Drive *Steering Drive *Power Drive
*What is a tooth? *How does a belt work? *Drive, Driven, & Idler
* Pivot * Point * Arc
* Ultrasonic Distance * Push Button * Color & Light
* Loops * Variables * Calculations
Create a robot to navigate the challenge world using multiple drive methods. Utilize several different sensors to navigate and interact with the challenge roadmap. Launch Action Balls to impact mission models. Participants will work in teams of two to complete the challenge world. Each team will use up to 4 motors, 3 sensors, and gears and pulleys to achieve their mission.
Quiet down "Loud Mouth" by feeding him up to two Action Balls. Teams must use an Action Ball launcher to achieve this mission challenge.
Can your team take out the bunker? An Action Ball high and low achieves this mission. Teams must use an Action Ball launcher to achieve this mission challenge. It takes two hits to complete this challenge.
Stay Tuned for this mission model.
Stay Tuned for this mission model.