Folk Art Painted Box

14th October, 2021 Week 1 in the Cre8 Lab and the students are easing into the term and learning some Mexican Folk Art. Each student has a wooden box which they have painted or stained and they will then trace a folk art pattern of their choice to decorate the lid of the box. The…

Wire Bonsai Tree

14th October, 2021 During the second week of term 4, the students in the Cre8 Lab are busy creating a wire bonsai tree. The miniature tree is made out of 24 gauge wire and beads, twisted together in a perfect pattern to create branches, a trunk and roots which are then attached to a rock,…

Drones “Healthcare in the Himalayas”

8th October, 2021 Drones buzzing in Loretto Hall. This year the year 6 students from the Digital Technologies unit have been learning to code drones. The challenge of this activity was to design a carrier that could be attached to the drone which would be filled with medical supplies. This would then be transported over…