Yesterday Eagles began to learn about programming. First we thought about what things in our homes that had to be programmed and then we looked at Bee-Bots. We wrote simple instructions to tell our Bee-Bots where to move and then we tried them out.
As part of our ICT and Maths we have been learning about programming and directions. We used the beebots to help us understand that to programme a computer we need to tell it exactly what we want it to do. We saw how the beebots performed the exact instructions we gave them….even if it was … Continue reading
In Information Technology Year 4 have been using their skills to design and create a poster for our classroom door. There were so many great designs that we selected two posters for the door, which have been laminated and are in place. The other great posters are on display in the library area on the … Continue reading
In Owls we introduce cursive handwriting so the children can begin to form the letters needed for joined handwriting. This term we start with a lot of Write Dance – which is movement to music to improve gross motor skills and also drawing/writing continual patterns on paper with crayons (also to music). We also have an … Continue reading
One of our ex-pupils, Callum Taylor, has worked hard to produce this video showing life at ST Eanswythe’s School. This has been part of his media studies course. A big thank you goes to him for all of his time and hard work spent making the video. https://youtu.be/34KXllPGNN4
Year Six have been working hard today to create stop frame animations. We have been looking at Claymation by Aardman Animations and have identified the techniques and skills involved. We found that on average it takes them two days to create two seconds of film! We started by learning how to use the animation app … Continue reading