Tag Archives: 2015

Braves Robotics Team takes third out of 28 and qualifies for State

Last weekend in Juneau, the Metlakatla Braves Robotics Team took 3rd place in the Southeast Regionals, with  28 teams in competition.  With this result, the team qualified for the State Finals to take place in Anchorage in mid-January.    On Saturday, December 12, twenty-eight FIRST* LEGO League robotics teams met at Centennial Hall in Juneau to compete in the Southeast Regional Qualifying …

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6th Grade Genius Hour

   What is Genius Hour? Based on an idea implemented by Google’s Genius Hour, students were given one class period for a duration of two months to research, create and share something of their interest.  Google allows a portion of their workers to work on whatever they would like for 20% of the time as long as it is devoted …

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