Nature’s Fury 2013

First Lego League 2018

Nature’s Fury – FIRST LEGO League Challenge 2013

Nature’s Fury – Challenge and Resources

Team, group work, project management, collaboration, multi-tasking

  • calendar – dates, events, checkpoints
  • checklists – meetings, checkpoints, event prep – record, share

Job jar – stuff you can do if you don’t have anything to do…

  • plan robot runs – tasks, points – strategy * document, testing plan
  • research for project
  • “tools” – project organization, preparation for tournaments, checklists, tracking
  • check forums – rule changes/clarification, cool robot tricks
  • project presentation, repository – Prezi, Edmodo, WP, wikispaces, Google docs
  • engineering design process * ask * imagine * plan, create * improve
  • Core Values * list, review * practice sample team activities
  • Gracious professionalism * photos, post-its,
  • Document, record, track – photos, notes * repository – access, procedures – web-based – Edmodo, Dropbox, SharePoint ? flash drive * management, version control * program code
  • Robot * ? map to program versions * base * tools for tasks ? standardized interface * battery access * 2 “identical” robots – manage revisions
  • EV3 – programming, Bluetooth, software downloads, tutorials * source control, management * testing * archiving

Competition prep

  • practice, practice
  • no “all niters”
  • no / minimal changes n days before competition – reason, notes, explanation, justification
  • battery / power management
  • additional people, jobs, supplies – families
  • transportation – kids, tables, robots

Learn more…

Project Plan – details

  • plan for execution of the project including defining all necessary tasks and their products.
  • Scope of Project
  • Organization – summarizes roles and responsibilities
  • task of the project in terms of its inputs, approach, and outputs.
  • external schedule constraints, a schedule for each task, sub-task, or output of a task.
  • tangible deliverables of task. Eg. Binders, Competition Robots, Prototypes, etc.

Referenced Documents

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