"Building a Sea Perch ROV teaches basic skills in ship and submarine design and encourages students to explore naval architecture and marine and ocean engineering principles. It also teaches basic science and engineering concepts and tool safety and technical procedures. Students learn important engineering and design skills and are exposed to all the exciting careers that are possible in naval architecture and naval, ocean, and marine engineering." Seaperch.org
Students will compete in local and State level competitions with the chance to complete in nationals.Students will also have the opportunity to take a VEX IQ robotics course in the Exploring Engineering elective.