RUSH Mission Statement:
To develop engaged, self-confident leaders who inspire innovation and advocate for all young minds to have an opportunity to understand the significance of STEM thus transforming culture to value STEM ensuring a successful future knowledge economy.

Clarkston 2015 FIRST Lego League

FIRST Lego League introduces younger students to real-world engineering challenges by building LEGO-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. FLL teams, guided by their imaginations and adult coaches, discover exciting career possibilities and, through the process, learn to make positive contributions to society.

Elementary and middle-school students get to:

checkbox red  Design, build, test and program robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology
checkbox red  Apply real-world math and science concepts
checkbox red  Research challenges facing today’s scientists
checkbox red  Learn critical thinking, team-building and presentation skills 
checkbox red  Participate in tournaments and celebrations

What FLL teams accomplish is nothing short of amazing. It’s fun. It’s exciting. And the skills they learn will last a lifetime.

FIRST Lego League Info: The challenge  http://www.firstlegoleague.org/challenge/thechallenge

Click below for a 2015-16 Student Application or an Adult/Mentor Application.