Monthly Archives: April 2018

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Mindstorms – Developing engaging learning experiences, powerful ideas, and play in schools

By Christopher Roche - Head of ICT|2018-04-27T13:54:54+00:00April 27th, 2018|Design & Technology, ICT|

I have long been a fan of Seymour Papert’s Constructionist Learning Theory, which states that we construct knowledge most effectively when we are consciously building something – whether practical or theoretical. As education has developed, computers, robotics and STEM activities [...]

Art in the Ones – Experimenting with Portraits

By Miranda Clark - Head of Art|2018-04-16T10:25:27+00:00April 16th, 2018|Art|

In Art, the Ones have been creating self portraits. They have produced traditional portraits by looking in mirrors, and they then created the images you see below, using a photographic method to transfer the basic lines of their faces.  Next, [...]