Not only has robotics become a core component of our science and technology curriculum, it is also an extremely popular and successful extracurricular activity. Today, The Woods has three FLL Robotics teams, the Owlbots, the Green Machine, and the Ladybots. Since the 2009-2010 school year, The Woods inaugural Robotics season, at least one Woods robotics team has competed at the FLL Maryland State Championship. We hope to carry this streak into our seventh season.
If you would like to learn more about their work, our Robotics teams will be presenting their research projects at the STEAM Showcase this Saturday, December 5 from 10 AM – 12 noon. The Ladybots will compete at their FLL Qualifier on Saturday, December 12 at Anne Arundel Community College and the Owlbots and the Green Machine will compete at their FLL Qualifier on Saturday, January 9 at Rockville Science Center, Universities at Shady Grove. The Robot Games portion of these Qualifiers is open to the the public.