VEX Summer Camp 2019 [Week One] - Vancouver

07/08/2019 - 07/12/2019
VEX Summer Camp 2019 [Week One] - Vancouver

Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-18-6029

Program: Workshops & Camps

Type of Event: Workshop

Capacity: 100 / Spots Open: 100

Registration Deadline: Mon, Jul 1, 2019 8:44 PM EDT

Price: CA$300.00

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Date: 07/08/2019 - 07/12/2019
Gladstone Secondary School
4105 Gladstone Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 4Z2
Canada

Travel Info

Important Event Location Information (Link)

Parking

Parking is available in any of the school's parking lots. Parking on the street (across from the school) is restricted to residential parking. If a parking space within the school lot is not available, please use street parking away from the school. Do not park along the residential street. You will be ticketed and then towed. Please look for the VEX Robotics Event signs for the entrance. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Food Options

There are many restaurants near the school. Teams and spectators are encouraged to explore these dining options before arriving at the event venue.

Hotel Information (Closest Hotel)

Days Inn by Wyndham Vancouver Metro 
2075 Kingsway Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 2T2
1-604-876-5531

Refund Policy

No Refund will be offered.

If the event is cancelled by the Event Partner, an 'In-Store' credit will be issued to the registered student to be used in any of the following events for the rest of this robot season.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Follow us on Twitter for the latest info/updates/changes: https://twitter.com/vexiqbc

Email Brian Yu at: byu@vsb.bc.ca

Text message: (778) 990-3623

If the event is cancelled by the Event Partner, an 'In-Store' credit will be issued to the registered camper(s) to be used in any of the following events for the rest of this robot season.

Volunteer

Please Print and bring the following consent form with you to the event: Participant Consent Form (Link)

Please make sure everyone in your group have filled in the above consent form.

If you or anyone you know would like to volunteer at one of our VEX-IQ events, please contact Brian Yu: byu@vsb.bc.ca

 

Agenda

8:30am Check In - Session 1

9:30am  - Session 2

10:00am - Snack Break

10:30am  - Session 3

11:30am to 12:00pm Lunch

12:00pm  - Session 4

1:00pm  - Session 5

1:30pm - Snack Break

2:00pm  - Session 6

3:00pm End of Day

Event Dates

Date: 07/08/2019 - 07/12/2019

Venue/Location:

Gladstone Secondary School
4105 Gladstone Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 4Z2
Canada

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Brian Yu
Title: Event Partner
Email: byu@vsb.bc.ca
Phone: 1-778-990-3623 (Text Message Only)
Event Day Phone: 1-778-990-3623 (Text Message Only)

Secondary Contact
Brian Yu
Title: Event Partner
Email: byu@vsb.bc.ca
Phone: 1-778-990-3623 (Text Message Only)
Event Day Phone: 1-778-990-3623 (Text Message Only)

Additional Contact Information:

Contact Information (778) 990-3623 (Text Message Only)

Follow us on Twitter for the latest info/updates/changes: https://twitter.com/vexiqbc

Email Brian Yu at: byu@vsb.bc.ca

Our website: https://vexiqbc.com/

 

 

General Info

Date: July 8, 2019 to July 19, 2019 – Full Camp

Optional:
July 8, 2019 to July 12, 2019 - Week One
July 15, 2019 to July 19, 2019 - Week Two
July 18, 2019 to July 19, 2019 - VEX-Summer Games Vancouver

All Day Program: 8:30am to 3:00pm

Location: Gladstone Secondary School – Vancouver

Summer Camp 2019 – Gr 3 to 5 - DESIGN AND INNOVATION

This is a multi level innovation class where students from various background and diversity will learn how to create solutions to real world challenges. This camp section will be using the Maker Space Classroom concept for content delivery.  This course will develop student’s problem solving skills, technical skills, and creativity. Students will work in design teams and utilize everyone’s strength to complete the daily activity challenge. Prepare for loads of fun and hands-on building opportunities.

Summer Camp 2019 – Gr 5 to 9 - INTRODUCTION TO ROBOTICS AND CODING

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 must be solved through collaboration, competition and innovation. Learn how to solve complicated problems and challenges with Coding and Computer Programming.  Introduction will begin with flowchart logic programming and then progress on to programming a VEX-IQ robot.  If you love computers and robotics, this is for you.  Be prepared to learn and have fun!

Summer Camp 2019 – Gr 10 to 12

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 and/or V5 platform.  Learn how to solve complicated problems and challenges with Coding and Computer Programming.  Introduction will begin with flowchart logic programming and then progress on to programming a VEX-EDR or V5 robot.  If you love computers and robotics, this is for you.  Be prepared to learn and have fun!

VEX Summer Camp and VEX Summer Games – Operated by Arise Academy.