BEST Robotics Camp Code for Girls CoCo BEST
This camp will use Texas Instruments’ rover and graphing calculators to provide girls with an exciting experience in learning the basics of programming for robotics. The curriculum includes learning to code and it reinforces the required state proficiency with graphing calculators. Students will be introduced to the basics of mechanical engineering and circuitry which supplement the overall BEST Robotics program currently being provided to Texas schools. Participants are not required to be from BEST program schools. All participants are required to attend all three days of the program. It runs from 8 am to noon each day. Youth must also have Photo/Media Release Form signed by a parent or guardian, on file prior to the start of the program. For program reporting purposes, students will participate in pre/post tests to measure the program's impact on their learning. Students may be required to provide grade level eligibility through their school if requested.