Essex Youth Robotics Camp

Design and Build Robots with EHS/CTE Teachers and Student Varsity Engineers

Register by: June 16, 2017
Space is limited
$100 deposit due with registration

Robotics Camp Schedule

  • Tuesday, June 27th – Friday, June 30th
  • 9:00am-3:00pm (drop offs as early as 8:30am)
  • Essex High School Room C211
  • Demonstration for friends and family on Friday, June 30th @ 2:00pm
  • Please bring 2 healthy snacks, lunch, and a beverage each day.
  • Extended Care is available until 4:00pm for additional fee.

Skills and Activities (designed for students entering grades 7-9)

  • Building Personal Robots that demonstrate basic principles of sensors and locomotion
  • Using Lego EV3 Microcontrollers to write programs with Lego Mindstorms (while, if/else, subroutine, and
    input/output structures)
  • Developing algorithms for Robotic behaviors like Line Following, Obstacle Avoidance, and IR Seeking
  • Work on a Team to Design, Build, and Compete with an Entry in a Robotics Competition based on US FIRST

Essex Youth Robotics is sponsored by Essex High School and the Center Technology, Essex. Programs and
activities are designed and supervised by EHS Physics & Robotics Teacher Joe Chase and CTE Engineering and
Architectural Design Program Director Jim Dirmaier.

Questions? Contact: Joseph Chase (857-7000×1544)
EHS Science Teacher