We are showcasing our Cre8 Lab https://allhallowsschoollibrary.com/category/cre8-lab/ at the inaugural Brisbane MakerFest at The Edge on June 3 http://edgeqld.org.au/tag/brisbane-maker-festival/ Our digital screenage is at https://youtu.be/QQy4zMftA48
Some unit changes implemented in 2017 to encourage spatial and design thinking in this unit: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0LlWBc4_vDkYUhOdUZLV3liWTQ/view?usp=sharing
Activity on passive solar: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0LlWBc4_vDkWlhPZTNCMkdKTlk/view?usp=sharing
During Term 1, students were encouraged to explore building and creating through using both high and low-technology resources, such as Lego Robotics and littleBits, as well as our craft supplies of paper, cardboard and other “bibs and bobs”. Particularly at the end of the term, students made some beautiful Easter craft creations.
In Term 2, students made a Mother’s Day scrub as a gift. Students engaged in a STEAM construction challenge; Balloon-Powered Cars. They sewed flowers using a version of string art. They made bookmarks out of paper. Our new giant Nancy loom is ready for some giant French Knitting…