Clarkston Robotics Program

Robotics in Clarkston!

We are rebooting Clarkston robotics - post Covid! The four levels offered this year are listed below. If you are interested in joining registration will start in the fall for the 2022-2023 season!

FLL Discover - Preschool

For children ages 4-6, this playful introductory STEM program ignites their natural curiosity and builds their habits of learning with hands-on activities in the classroom and at home using LEGO® DUPLO® bricks.

FLL Explore - Grades K-3

K - 3rd grades: FLL Explore In Explore, teams of students ages 6-10 focus on the fundamentals of engineering as they explore real-world problems, learn to design, and code and create unique solutions made with LEGO bricks and powered by LEGO® Education SPIKETM Essential or WeDo 2.0.

FLL Challenge - Grades 4 & 5

4th - 5th grades: FLL Challenge Friendly competition is at the heart of Challenge, as teams of students in 4th and 5th grade engage in research, problem-solving, coding, and engineering - building and programming a LEGO robot that navigates the missions of a robot game. Parents, please consider coaching for this leve, we will NEED coaches!

FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) - Grades 6-8

Code, Design, and Compete with Robots!

FIRST Tech Challenge students learn to think like engineers. Teams design, build, and code robots to compete in an alliance format against other teams. Robots are built from a reusable platform, powered by Android technology, and can be coded using a variety of levels of Java-based programming.