The Chess Club offers an opportunity to play chess and learn more about the game and to experience tournament play with area schools and among other Fairhill students.
FIRST® LEGO® League Grades 4-6
Introduces younger students to real-world engineering challenges by building LEGO®-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. FLL teams, guided by their imaginations and adult coaches, discover exciting career possibilities and, through the process, learn to make positive contributions to society. Students get to:
- Design, build, test and program robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology
- Apply real-world math and science concepts
- Research challenges facing today’s scientists
- Learn critical thinking, team-building and presentation skills
- Participate in tournaments and celebrations
Junior FIRST® LEGO® League Grades K-2
Focused on building an interest in science and engineering, Junior FIRST® LEGO® League is a hands-on program designed to capture young children's inherent curiosity and direct it toward discovering the possibilities of improving the world around them. Just like FIRST® LEGO® League, this program features a real-world challenge, to be solved by research, critical thinking and imagination. Guided by adult coaches and the Jr.FLL Core Values, students work with LEGO® elements and moving parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review.