Forces of the Galaxy Going to Houston

FIRST Championships in Houston We’re proud of our FIRST LEGO League team Forces of the Galaxy for being invited to the FIRST World Championships in Houston, Texas, after winning 2nd place at the BC Provincial Tournament in February! The Forces are blogging about their journey at https://forces33968.weebly.com and will be videoing their adventures next week at the FIRST Championships in Houston, April 17-20, 2019. They’re expecting 352 of the best teams from 16+ countries around the world. Wish them luck! You can help donate to their cause by going to …

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Promo Code for Summer Camps – 10% off until March 31

Dear parents, We’d like to thank you for your loyalty and support of our programs by offering you a special, exclusive 10% discount on our summer camps until March 31st. Use this Promo Code when registering for our Summer Camps: ROBOCAMPS2019 August 12-16, 2019 – Summer Camp August 19-23, 2019 – Summer Camp Instructions: Begin the registration process for either one of our August summer camps, fill in your parent and child information, then click “Proceed to Payment Options”. At the bottom of the payment details, enter the above Promo …

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Registration for Spring Camps & After School Open – Early Bird Rate until Dec 31st

January-March After School Programs Registration for January After School Programs is now open. Please register at the links below for your school:  Cousteau French International – North Van – Winter 2019 Lord Kitchener Elementary – Winter 2019 Norma Rose Point – Winter 2019 Trafalgar Elementary – Winter 2019 University Hill Elementary – Winter 2019 Vancouver Talmud Torah – Winter 2019 March Spring Break Camps We have a special Early Bird Discount on Spring Break camps until December 31st! Register here:  Week 1 – March 18-22 Week 2 – March 25-29 …

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7 Steps to join the FIRST LEGO League Robotics Competition 2018-2019 Season Into Orbit

FYI this is about the 9-14 year olds competition. For the junior competition (6-10) please see this local info and the official FIRST website info and consider joining the Season Launch event – questions please contact bgolland@firstinspires.org A bit about FIRST LEGO League If you haven’t heard of it, FIRST LEGO League (FLL) is an amazing robotics competition using LEGO Mindstorms where every year more than 250,00 students all around the world ages 9-16 engage in hands on STEM learning, teamwork and friendly competition (or coopertition as FIRST likes to say). …

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Registration Now Open: Fall After School Programs

Hi everyone, Hope you’re having a great summer! We’re launching our After School Program registration for the fall, and you’re the first to know we have a 10% discount until August 15th, midnight for all our enrichment programs. You can register at the links below for you school: Cousteau French International – N. Van Lord Kitchener Elementary Norma Rose Point Dr. R. E. McKechnie Elementary Trafalgar Elementary University Hill Elementary Vancouver Talmud Torah (VTT Students only) Keep a watch for the next email on this coming season’s Robotics Competitions if your …

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Pro-D Day Camp on May 18th at University Chapel – Brain Games, Math Games, Sports & Robotics!

We’ll be hosting a Pro-D Day camp on May 18th from 9am to 3pm at University Chapel, UBC. Suggested donation is $50 for the day. All proceeds go to fundraising the Robotics team from Norma Rose Point whom we have coached and are now going to an International Competition in Estonia, Europe! They’re the only team from Canada! Read more about it here at the team’s Blog Page.  To register for the Pro-D Day Camp (Kindergarten to Grade 8) please go to this link: Fundraiser Day CAMP at University Chapel …

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Spring Term, BrickCan, Pro-D Days & Summer Camps for LEGO Robotics!

Spring Term 2018 After School Programs Our Spring Terms have launched this week. Still some room if you’d like to register for the following schools. Let us know if you don’t see your school here! Ecole Jules Quesnel – Spring 2018 – 8 Weeks Lord Kitchener Elementary – Spring 2018 – 8 Weeks Norma Rose Point School – Spring 2018 – 8 Weeks Osler Elementary School – Spring 2018 – 4 Weeks Trafalgar Elementary – Spring 2018 – 8 Weeks Tyee Elementary School- Spring 2018 – 6 Weeks University Hill …

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NRP Robotics Team going to Europe & April Registrations

FLL Team Going to Europe! Our Norma Rose Point School Robotics Team “Forces of Atlantis” won 1st place Champions Award at the FIRST LEGO League BC Lower Mainland Tournament in December 2017. They also won the Gracious Professionalism award at the Championships in February 2018. Because of this achievement they were invited to represent Canada among 100 teams from all around the world at the FIRST LEGO League Open International in Tallinn, Estonia this June 2018. The team is raising money to cover flights, registration and lodging for the trip and blogging about the experience. Please consider helping …