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If you’re looking for some alternatives to good old playdough for your Discovery Time sessions, check out these recipes at The Whoot website. While you’re there, have a look around, there are lots of creative ideas to get your and your students’ teeth into.Read More
An interesting interview on Radio New Zealand this past Saturday with Chair of Cinema Art + Science at Columbia College Chicago, Bruce Sheridan. He is the fourth Creative Fellow for the University of Auckland’s Creative Thinking Project, delivering a series of lectures. He talks about reintegrating science and art in education and industry, and also […]Read More
One rainy day, I decided some crafts would be a great idea to keep my two girls occupied. I got out some coloured matchsticks, some feathers, glue, paper and pens. Little did I know that what I had in mind was not what my daughters had in mind! The above picture is the result. The […]Read More
I came across a great video on the Tiny Rotten Peanuts facebook page which shows how to make these great doodle creatures. A fantastic, quick and creative way to draw and have fun. Why not try it with your class? It lead me to visit her (Jeanette Nyberg’s) blog which also has a lot of […]Read More