The Food Factor® season of the FLL Global Innovation Award closed voting and submissions last Thursday, March 1st, with an impressive272 submissions! High 5’s to the all the teams that entered their fabulous food safety ideas and to everyone who voted for their favorite submissions. Over the coming weeks, a team of expert judges will be going through all of the submissions to choose the finalists. So keep checking the Global Innovation Award website for announcements about the semi-finalists and to read some of the great submissions that you might have missed. For more information about how the winners are determined and when they will be notified, please see the FAQ page.
While you were researching your Food Factor solution, did you have any fun food safety experiments or projects that you’d like to share with other teams? Did an experiment go in a direction you never expected? Share your stories with us, and we may blog about it on the FLL blog . Be as detailed as possible. We’d love to have other teams check out and try the same experiments or project-related activities. Was it fun? Did you get the same results? We want to know! Post your story in the comment section.
What word describes FIRST?
The 4th Motor FLL Team from East Troy, Wisconsin needs your help! They are looking to create a video of individuals or teams saying what word best represents FIRST. To get an idea of what they’re trying to do and how to submit your “word videos”, check out this short Youtube clip. Send in your clip to The 4th Motor by March 31!
The Food Factor Season is coming to a close, and we give you a round of applause and high 5’s for all your hard work. Now is the time to start thinking about the upcoming Challenge: SENIOR SOLUTIONS℠! Visit http://www.firstlegoleague.org/challenge/2012seniorsolutions to learn more. Be sure to visit USFIRST.org in the coming weeks for more information on kit pricing, registration materials, and more. Plus it’s never too late to start fundraising. Don’t forget the light bulbs!
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