GCISD hosts First Lego League Regional Qualifying Tournament
On Saturday, December 16th, GCISD hosted a First Lego League Regional Qualifying Tournament.
35 teams of middle school and elementary school students from across our region competed.
Teams competed in four areas:
Robot Games - Teams maneuver programmed robots to complete tasks on a mission field in three rounds.
Project - Teams identify a problem based on the theme- water use and conservation and present their solution to a panel of judges.
Robot Design - Teams explain the design and programming of their robot to a panel of judges.
Core Values - Teams complete a task in order to exhibit teamwork and core values.
Eleven teams represented GCISD - two from Cannon Elementary, four from Cross Timbers Middle School, and 5 from Grapevine Middle School.
The following teams from GCISD earned awards:
Mission Impossibots - Project Award
Mission Impossibots 2.0 - Referees' Award
Team Coaches: Julee Vorachard, Joe Parthemore, and Chelsea White
Grapevine Middle School
Lightning Bots - Core Values Award
GMS Lightning Bolts Cannon Mission Impossibots Cannon Missions Impossibots 2.0