That moment when you realise it’s far too late for anything other than make do. And a late request from Jr for paint for the school’s annual egg paint challenge turns up … Continue reading Easter Ninja Hack: Maker ‘Make Do’
A Summer of sporting optimism and the anticipation of the start of the US Open after th’olympics and Wimbledon. That’s the background to our latest project, with an intention to … Continue reading Making circuits play ball with Makey Makey Go and electric paint
Just a few snippets from a fantastic day for family STEM learning during British Science Week. Full blogposts from the event are at Ground Control’s website here, as 90 people … Continue reading The Yorkshire Mission to Mars – Saturday 12th March ’16
A glimpse into an Ada Lovelace inspired day during a Transition Week for Y6 students. Poetic science and the obvious focus on progression of programming through algorithmic design. Challenges were … Continue reading How do you solve a problem like Ada?
The opportunity to bring in sounds from the outdoors and rock compositions through a doodled book review. That’s one idea in response to the traits and characteristics from a favourite fictional character … Continue reading Tinkering to respond to a Tom Gates book