Sunday, December 26, 2010

Happy Holidays!!

Happy Holidays everyone from the Crushing Techno Tigers!

Please note that we have a very important tiger missing from this photo.
We are missing Techno Brick!

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Congratulations so the Crushing Techno Tigers!

Congratulations so the Crushing Techno Tigers on a fabulous season!

Last Lego blog update of the year.

In their very first year the Crushing Techno Tigers accomplished the following:
  • Created a robot from a few buckets of individual legos
  • Programmed the robot to successfully complete an impressive set of tasks
    • Many of these programs used complex code
  • Gained the respect of many FLL teams through what their performance!
  • Created a WILDLY successful blog!
    • 2,500 blog views
    • From 32 different countries
    • Learned what a blog was
    • Learned how to post to a blog
    • Learned a some fun information about the countries that viewed our blog
  • Won 4th place overall in Flint (out of 56 total teams)
  • Won a 1st place trophy for Innovation and Strategy
  • Learned a TON while completing their research project
    • About the body, its functions and systems
    • About blood clots
    • About how to conduct an interview with professionals in the workforce
  • Have programmed the robot to achieve 395 out a possible 400 points

This is merely a partial list!

The kids had my respect right from the very first meeting and I could not ask for a better crew to work with


- Coach Daddio

Friday, December 10, 2010

New YouTube video check us out

Today we posted a new video to our YouTube channel.

The video shows how the Clot-Bot can get 370 points out of 400!!

By M"Ash" Potato

Saturday, December 4, 2010

370 in 2 minutes and 24 seconds

Guess what? The Crushing Techno Tigers got 370 in about 2 minutes and 24 seconds out the 2 and 1/2 minutes we had on the robot board at the C.T.T HQ!

by Robotic Robo Rithik

Here is a picture of our robot, named Clot-Bot


Robot progress!

As of now we can achieve 330 points!!!!!! However, we have not run them all together yet to see how we are on time.

M"Ash" Potato

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Yet another new country

We have a new country that has visited our blog.Its..... Bulgaria!