Homeschooled robotics team
I can’t say enough good things about FIRST Lego League. Wayne Walker tipped me off to this story about a mostly homeschooled team. I currently coach one of three teams of 8 homeschoolers we formed for this years competition. This is one activity that homeschool Dads really get into.
It’s both for local students competing in the First LEGO League Competition where the traditional children’s toy becomes a catalyst for education.
“It worked!” Brandon Shepard, a local homeschool student, exclaimed as he stepped into the Hoffmans’ basement one rainy Monday afternoon.
Before Brandon could even take off his jacket, his friend A.J. Hoffman, out of sheer excitement, ran across the room, grabbed Brandon and picked him up off the floor. Read more…