Classroom Stamina

A big chunk of my childhood was spent armed with some dice, a pencil and a copy of a Fighting Fantasy Gamebook. I spent many an hour trying to defeat the Warlock of Firetop Mountain, escape the House of Hell or navigate my way through the Forest of Doom. These books, written by Ian Livingstone […]

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Adventures with Sonic Pi

Recently, I have been experimenting with Sonic Pi as a tool for creating music using samples. Growing up, I listened to hip-hop and bands such as Coldcut, The Chemical Brothers and The Prodigy. I have always been fascinated by the idea of sampling* – of taking obscure parts of old, obscure records and reinventing them […]

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Icons of Computer Science Posters

I am currently working on sets of posters for each subject to reflect the following Key Attributes: Curious Imaginative Collaborative Resilient Diligent Logical Reflective Here is the set for Computing: If you would like a set of these posters, customised with your school logo and colour scheme then please complete this form. The posters will […]

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Knowledge Organisers

Here is my first draft at putting together a Knowledge Organiser for my Year 4 Computing class. Their #intergalactICT project will see them designing their own droids. Starting with an empty box they will decide upon which input and output devices their droid will have, followed by ports and storage devices. The Knowledge Organiser will act […]

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