Originally Posted by GCarnes
If a week long summer camp was created to target middle schoolers to prepare them to join a high school FIRST team, what major skills (two or three) do you think are the most important?
Being able to effectively communicate, not being afraid to ask questions, and a willingness to learn.
But if your looking for skills that will give them a head start....
Be able to write a simple program in the language your team uses, know how to draw a basic part in the CAD software you use, and how to use hand tools.