December 2, 2016

Progression from FIRST LEGO League to FIRST Tech Challenge (MI FLL Team Blast 2016.14)

Hello Teams,

There have been several questions during the season regarding the Michigan FIRST Progression of Programs.

This year is the second year of the two-year program transition that it taking place in Michigan.

Michigan runs FIRST LEGO League in Upper Elementary, and FIRST Tech Challenge in middle school / junior high.  The goal is to allow the students to grow through the entire progression of programs, to develop and enhance their skills through high school. 

November 16, 2016

FIRST IN MICHIGAN Consent & Release Forms (MI FLL Team Blast 2016.14)

Hello Teams!

I know that many of you are preparing for your Qualifying event this coming weekend!

Please make sure that you have signed paper FIRST IN MICHIGAN Consent & Release forms for all team members, including coaches, mentors, and students.  These need to be turned in when you sign in at the event.

The FIRST IN MICHIGAN Consent & Release form may be found here.

Good luck teams!  Have Fun

Pamela Williamson
Michigan FIRST LEGO League Partner

November 8, 2016

Mission Rules Clarifications for Michigan FIRST LEGO League Teams (MI FLL Team Blast 2016.13)


Our Michigan FIRST LEGO League Lead Head Referee, Steve Thomas, has created a Missions - Rules Clarification (v1.1) for Michigan teams.

Please review this information and prepare your team prior to attending your event.

The Michigan Missions - Rules Clarification v1.1  document may be found here.

November 4, 2016

Michigan FIRST LEGO League Animal Allies Advancement Criteria (MI FLL Team Blast 2016.12)

Advancement criteria for the Michigan FIRST LEGO League 2016 Animal Allies season has been posted to the FIRST in Michigan website, and may be found here.