Learning to Learn with a MakerSpace


I found this great blog post about MakerSpaces. Please have a read and write your comments below. Making, Maker Centred Learning and STEAM fit neatly alongside Inquiry Based Learning (IBL) for many schools. Commonly this…

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Why Should We Teach Kids to Code?


This has been on my mind for a number of years. How do we fit learning to code into an ever increasing classroom workload?  I found this graphic that looks interesting but it still doesn’t answer my question.


A STEAM Idea


For quite a few years’ people have been talking about STEM. If you have not heard of it yet STEM stands for the integration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Then the A was added…

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Minecraft in School Does it Fit?


Minecraft in School Does it Fit? Let me start off by saying I am not a gamer. I have never liked video games, first person shooters bore me and games like Mario Brothers never interested…

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Digital Storytelling


One if my fondest memories of school was when the teacher asked me to write a story in class. I loved spending hours poring over page after page of a story I was writing. Story…

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