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Tips & Information for a successful DI season

Virtual Resources

Helpful Tips & Info in dealing with Challenges and Team meetings Virtually

While all of these options have a free version, please note you may be prompted to consider their upgraded versions for a subscription fee. 

  • Zoom 
    Note: Meetings durations maximum of 40 minutes in free version
    Note: Up to 10 participants free
    Note: Limited file and content sharing in free version

Chat and Collaboration Tools

Additional low-cost tools for collaboration and conferencing to consider.


Virtual Experiences You Can Do Anytime From Home These bite-sized interactive activities will inspire your curiosity and DI creativity.
A great way to get your Team started Virtually!

2 Minute Team Manager

These videos cover a range of topics to help you guide your team!

FUN Activities for Kids

Enjoy some creative play with these awesome STEAM activities for kids!

STEM Projects for Kids

Easy and fun collection of STEM projects and lessons for elementary and middle school. Made for teachers, science fairs, and weekend activities.

Instant Challenge

Tips, Tricks and Zillions of ICs!

The DI Program

How to explain the program to kids & Parents.

Team Organization

Get Organized to start the Season off right!

Managing Your Team

All kinds of helpful information

Team Manager Journey

A timeline to use to guide your team to success. Filled with useful info for each step in managing your Team.


How can you best protect your team (and their Challenge solution) from unwanted Interference?


Teamwork is a fundamental life skill. Building trust and teamwork using these games and activities is the first thing you should try with your Team.

CPS Tools

What are CPS Tools?
Teach your team to use Creative Problem Solving skills to solve their Challenge.

The Design Process

Basic steps you should go through when building some type of prop or device.

Materials & Construction

So Much information on materials, tools, construction and props.


Information on drama, acting, costume, makeup and storytelling. Skills you can use with your Team.

Challenge Help

Structure Challenge & Technical Challenge Tips.

Tournament Tips

Prepare your
Team & Parents
for Tournament Day

After the Season is Over

Take time to Celebrate all the Kids have accomplished!


How to explain the program
to kids & Parents.

Marketing Materials

Flyers and Materials to Advertise DI.

Global Finals Teams

Congratulations to you and the Team!
Now what's next?