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Robot Summer School – Day 3

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The Next Game – Stacking Cubes

Stacking Cubes

Scores:

  • Stack 1 Cube on top of the base cube = 10 pts
  • Stack 2 Cubes on top of the base cube = 20 pts
  • Stack 3 Cubes on top of the base cube = 40 pts
  • Stack 4 Cubes on top of the base cube = 80 pts
  • Cubes in the score zone = 1 point each

Robot Summer School 2016

Location:

Eric Hamber Secondary School

5025 Willow Street, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 3S1

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INTRODUCTION TO ROBOTICS (GR 5-7)

This robotics course provides students with hands-on and project based learning opportunities revolving around science, technology, engineering and mathematics through the utilization of VEX IQ robotics kits. Daily technical challenges will have to be solved through collaboration, competition and innovation. Be prepared to learn and have fun! (A $50 damage deposit will be collected at the beginning of the course).

Mon To Fri
Start: July 06 2016
End: July 19 2016
08:00 AM to 12:00 PM

HA60805 – HAMBER SEC SCH

Cost: $330.00

To Register for this course click (Here) and scroll to the bottom portion of the page and select ‘Add to Cart’ within the robotics course description.


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INTRODUCTION TO ROBOTICS (GR 8-9)

This is an entry-level course for any students who always wanted to try robotics and their schools don’t have a program. You don’t need to know anything about robotics, just be willing to have fun. You will learn to program and build robots. We will use the VEX-EDR platform (A $50 Damage Deposit will be collected at the beginning of the class).

Start: July 06 2016
End: July 19 2016
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mon To Fri

HA60905 – HAMBER SEC SCH

Cost: $330.00

To Register for this course click (Here) and scroll to the bottom portion of the page and select ‘Add to Cart’ within the robotics course description.


Contact Brian Yu if you have any questions: byu@vsb.bc.ca

Free Microsoft Office 365

(1 copy per student, as long as you are enrolled within the VSB)

How do I install Microsoft Office on my Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch personally owned devices?

Step 1

On a Windows or Mac computer or an iPhone, iPad, or Android, enter https://login.microsoftonline.com into your computers Internet browser and login with your VSB user-id and password when prompted. Screens shown here represent the experience on a Windows computer.

Step 2

Enter your VSB-userid (your VSB-userid is your student number)

Example: vsb-9999999@vsb.bc.ca

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Your VSB password is the same one that you use to access your school computer account.

Step 3

Once logged-in, the following screen should be displayed (example shown is the Windows computer experience, it will vary depending on the device used):

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*If you are using an iPad, iPhone, or Android, make sure to select the “Phone & Tablet” option on the left to display your installation choices for those types of devices.

If you encounter difficulties, please be sure to use the link to review system requirements to confirm your device is compatible, use the link Troubleshoot installation, or visit one of these online pages to access help including online chat with technical support:

Using Office Apps on iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android

The Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote mobile apps allow creation of documents directly on your mobile device. You can email the documents to yourself or others to further edit them on Windows or Mac computers, or to print them.