Calhoun County is Girl Powered!

Girl Powered

Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-17-3828

Program: Workshops & Camps

Type of Event: Workshop

Capacity: 10 / Spots Open: 8

Max Registrations per Organization: 2

Price: FREE

Date: 10/12/2017
White Plains Elementary School
5600 AL-9
Anniston, Alabama 36207
United States

Refund Policy

No refunds will be given b/c this is a FREE event!

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather, this event will be rescheduled following the Calhoun County Board of Education policies.  


Volunteers are welcome!  Please contact Bo Shaw ( OR Wendy Turner  ( for more information.



  • Meet & Greet The Teams:  3:45 - 4:00
    • Students and teams will introduce themselves
  • Present Your Build:  4:00 - 4:15
    • Teams present builds and demo bots 
  • Pair, Share & Leadership:  4:15 - 4:45
    • VRC team members pair with VEX IQ team members to mentor and work through the "Setting and Achieving Goals" Worksheet.
  • Game Talk:  4:45 - 5:00
    • Discuss game rules and game strategy
  • Wrap Up:  5:00
    •  Closing comments.

► Snacks and drinks will be available during the workshop!

Event Dates

Date: 10/12/2017


White Plains Elementary School
5600 AL-9
Anniston, Alabama 36207
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Bo Shaw
Title: WPHS Robotics Coach
Phone: 334-444-1985
Event Day Phone: 334-444-1985

Secondary Contact
Wendy Turner
Title: WPES Robotics Coach
Phone: 2567417755
Event Day Phone: 2567417755

Additional Contact Information:

This event is only for ALL girls team in the Calhoun County School District.

General Info

Fun, food and refreshments will be had by all in attendance!

Teams:  Bring your bot, joystick your laptop, a few tools and freshly charged batteries.  Game and build strategies will be discussed.  Students will have the opportunity to mentor eachother as we all prepare for In The Zone and Ringmaster!!