Code Club - Virtual Reality

by Daniel

This term our coders have access to VR headsets to playtest their 3D worlds. Thanks to a STEM club grant from Inspiring QLD.

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FIRST Tech Challenge - 2018

by Daniel

The FIRST Tech Challenge is kicking off in early September 2018, this challenge is designed for high school students aged 12 - 18. It involves the students building a robot that is capable of performing the Rover Ruckus challenge.
Building Block Studio has all of the gear to support a team, if you have an interest in joining us, please get in contact.

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Robocup Jnr - 2018

by Daniel

This year the studio was lucky enough to host 4 teams competing in the Robocup Jnr competition.

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StudioBot

by Daniel

Over the past year, Building Block Studio has developed its own robot: StudioBot. This robot was developed so that young hands can have fun building and then coding this fun and cute little robot. We use these robots within our school incursion programs to offer both construction and coding to students.

When we use StudioBots in our school holiday program, parents also have the option to purchase the robot that their child builds. This helps us answer the common question that we have in these workshops. 'Can I keep this robot?'

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Teacher PD - 2018

by Daniel

Looking for some great teacher PD? Come to our workshops for coding, robotics and physical computing.

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Minecraft Night (Feb 17th)

by Daniel

We are running our next Minecraft night on the 17th February, book now to secure your place.

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2017 - Thanks

by Daniel

We've had a great 2017 and wanted to wish everyone a happy and safe festive season. It's been such a pleasure to have such wonderful people supporting us. 

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Robotics Obstacle Course Mats

by Daniel

We have developed a set of robot mats that are designed to introduce students to robotics. The idea is that the students must navigate through the mats and have the robots 'obey' the instructions on the mat.

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FIRST LEGO League - Season 2017

by Daniel

This year we had the pleasure of hosting three FIRST LEGO League (FLL) robotics teams from the studio. The theme this year was Hydro-dynamics or human water management.

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Game Maker Studio 2

by Daniel

Each weekend we host our game making club. We have some students doing some Scratch coding, others are building out some 2D games with a tool called Stencyl, but we also have students using Game Maker Studio 2 ...

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