Breakout Edu: Aliens, Star Wars and Animal Farm

Breakout Edu: Aliens, Star Wars and Animal Farm

“16 minutes until we’re all enslaved by alien overlords!”- not something I expected to hear in a Primary School on a Monday morning, but that seems to be exactly what the Breakout Edu workshop is capable of eliciting; the unexpected.  This fascinating tale of alien...
Storytelling Week: The Bear Under the Stairs

Storytelling Week: The Bear Under the Stairs

Well, here it is. Storytelling week. The week we’ve all been waiting for, right? I certainly have been. I personally couldn’t wait to share with all of you one of my favourite short stories. Yes, that’s right. ‘The Bear Under The Stairs’. A timeless masterpiece. The...
Technology in the Classroom: Teaching Digital Natives

Technology in the Classroom: Teaching Digital Natives

The digital world has never been bigger and more vast than it is at this moment. Technology is all around us and the children today are the generation with more technology than any before them. With that in mind, it is very clear that digital workshops and exposing...
The Robot Carousel: A Glimpse into the Future

The Robot Carousel: A Glimpse into the Future

Hi-impact’s Gemma Sapp gave the Y1’s and Y2’s of Woodlands Primary School a glimpse into the future last week, revealing to them the marvellous wonders of robotics through our brilliant Robot Carousel Workshop. Introducing the class, Gemma first took it upon herself...