Stop Go Clay Animation

Prototypes for the Stop Go Clay Animation Bugs. We have created a couple of examples for the students to use as references and for us also to workout the pitfalls and learn the Stop Motion Pro animation program that is available for the students to use. We used a Canon camera and set it up…

Stop Go Animation Landscape

9th October 2017 The newest workshop for the Cre8 Lab is our Stop Go Animation Landscape.  Now that the students have finished or nearly finished their bugs, the next stage is to create a Miniature Landscape for them. Most of the girls have a story line organized, so working out the landscape is a simple…

Clay Animation Bug

9th October, 2017 Almost finished the bugs,  some students have decided to create two bugs… check them out. 5th October, 2017 Meet Jack, the Cow bug… he was the first off the production line. Here is Rainbow Bug… she is so cute The Making of Ballet Bug Others that are still in the making 4th…

ESCAPE TO EVERYWHERE PHOTO BOOTH

21ST AUGUST 2017 The All Hallows’ Libraries are celebrating book week this week with a number of activities during lunchtime and before school. In the Potter Library we have a photo booth set up for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday  with props from places around the world for the students to “escape”.   McAuley Library has…

NEW BOOK SERIES POTTER LIBRARY

Consider by Kristy Acevedo (Holo, Book 1) As if Alexandra Lucas’ anxiety disorder isn’t enough, mysterious holograms suddenly appear from the sky, heralding the end of the world. They bring an ultimatum: heed the warning and step through a portal-like vertex to safety, or stay and be destroyed by a comet they say is on…

BOOKS TO MOVIES 4

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming……

Most popular E books October 2016

The merchant of Venice edited by William Baker and Brian Vickers.  (2005) The Merchant of Venice has always been regarded as one of Shakespeare’s most interesting plays. Before the nineteenth century critical reaction is relatively fragmentary. However between then and the late twentieth century the critical tradition reveals the tremendous vitality of the play to…

New Fiction Potter Library

Are you Alice? 1  by Ai Ninomiya, Ikumi Katagiri (Illustrator) A disillusioned young man in search of “something” stumbles into the weird and wacky world of Wonderland, where, as “Alice,” he is thrust into a murderous game of “Kill the White Rabbit” by command of the ruler of the land, the Queen of Hearts. (Goodreads)…

Cre8 Lab Showcase

26th October 2016 The Potter library hosted a Showcase for the Cre8 Lab on 26th October. Most of the students’ work was on display as well as photos of the students working on their projects over the past two terms.  The school community and parents were invited to attend the event from 3.00 to 5.00pm…

New Fiction @ Potter

Bakuman, Volume 6: Recklessness and Guts by Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata, Tetsuichiro Miyaki (translator) Moritaka and Akito’s hard work is paying off, and they start challenging their rival Eiji’s popularity in Shonen Jump. But just as they plan to take the next step, the team is hit with a surprising setback. Moritaka and Akito will need the help of their…