Hoover City Schools Lego Robotics


Event

Date

School/location

Lego Club

Sponsor/host

Challenge Fair #1

Saturday, Jan 11, 2014

Greystone

Mandy Fox

Challenge Fair #2

Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Brock’s Gap

Christy Willis

Challenge Fair #3

Saturday, Mar 15, 2014

Green Valley

Julie Altmark/

Beth Garrard

University of Alabama

Lego Competition

http://outreach.cs.ua.edu/robotics-contest/

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Tuscaloosa

Bryant Conference

Center

Dr. Jeff Gray,

Computer Science

Dept.






Dear Parents:Thanks for your help and support of our Lego Robotics Club and Challenge competitions !!Thanks to the Lego Club sponsors/Enrichment teachers from the participating elementary schools:
Mandy Fox and Judy Simpson at Greystone Elementary
Beth Garrard at Green Valley Elementary
Debbie McDonald at Riverchase Elementary
Julie Altmark at Shades Mountain Elementary
Nancy McGowan at Bluff Park Elementary
Sammi Funkhauser at Deer Valley Elementary
Amanda Stone at Trace Crossings Elementary
Christie Willis at Brock's Gap Intermediate
Thanks also to the middle school club sponsors:
Cameron McKinley at Berry Middle School
Steve Fox at Simmons Middle School
Kristi Taylor at Bumpus Middle School
High school Engineering Academy Directors:
Scottie Wilson at Spain Park High School
Dr. Mark Connor at Hoover High School

We are all working together to develop a STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Math) curriculum that spans from elementary school through high school to encourage students to seek careers in these fields.
Thanks to our Hoover City Schools Foundation for their support of our Lego Robotics and STEM programs through the grant program. We appreciate your support! The Hoover Foundation grant for equipment and supplies has enabled us to have four competitions/challenges for the 2012-13 year. Please help support the Foundation!

Links:

Photo Gallery - Oct 22 Lego Challenge Fair

Shades Mountain Lego Club

Riverchase Lego Club

Greystone Lego Club

Green Valley Lego Club

Bluff Park Lego Club

Trace Crossings Lego Club

Deer Valley Lego Club

Rocky Ridge Lego Club

Berry Middle School Robotics Club and Berry Lego Club

Simmons Middle School Robotics Club

Spain Park Engineering Academy

Hoover High Engineering Academy