First Lego League  

    Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8 is excited to announce its affiliate partnership with FIRST Lego League. The FIRST Lego League program is for students in grades 4 through 8 and the tournament will be held on February 24, 2018 at the Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center. The GJCTC is located at 445 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, PA 15904. Below, you will find videos containing information on this year’s theme, team start up process, and registration. If you have any other questions please contact the IU8 Lego team via email at firstlegoleague@iu08.org or call 814-940-0223.

    How much does it cost to start/run a team?
    $439 for the EV3 Robot Set & Software (Lego Mindstorm) *one-time purchase
    $225 yearly registration fee
    $75 yearly Challenge Set (based on theme)
    $100 yearly tournament fee for each team (up to 10 kids + 2 coaches)
    Misc. $$ for t-shirts
    How do you create a team?

    1. First, visit the First Inspires Website
    2. Create a login unless you already have one
    3. Watch this Youtube video for step-by-step instructions on Creating a Team