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…

Makerspace Activities During Term 3

17th August, 2021 The makerspace started with Naidoc activities during our celebration of Naidoc week at All Hallows’. Students were encouraged to participate in colouring in large posters with indigenous designs. Colouring in is a mindfulness activity that relaxes the mind and reduces anxiety and brings your awareness back to the present moment. “Care for…

Father’s Day Light-up Cards

2nd September, 2021 During the last week of August, the makerspace students were busy making a Light-Up Card to give to their father, grandfather or another positive male role model in their life. The process although simple is a little challenging and takes a bit of troubleshooting to make sure the circuit works. The circuit…

Makerspace Activities Term 4 , 2021

31st August, 2021 It is hard to believe that we are nearly into term 4 of the school year for 2021. Although this is a short term, we have lots of activities ready for the Makerspace. Watch this short presentation to see what we have planned.

Cre8 Lab Workshops Term 4, 2021

10th August, 2021 We have some exciting workshops planned for the Cre8 Lab during term 4. Looking forward to seeing all the regulars as well as a few new students. Check out the program below in this short presentation.

Cre8 Lab Macramé Dreamcatcher

17th August, 2021 We are now is finishing off week, after a week in lock down. The students are very close to finishing their dreamcatchers and enjoying the process of decorating with flowers and feathers. 6th August 2021. During the first week of Term 3 the students in the Cre8 Lab are back enjoying the…

Makerspace Activities

17th June, 2021 It has come to the end of another term, and the students in the Makerspace have been enjoying the activities that our library staff have run over the past few weeks. They have also been completing class projects and creating their own projects. Some of the activities included, black out poetry, french…

Makerspace Activities

May 4th, 2021 During the first couple of weeks of term 2, students in the McAuley Makerspace are very busy with the activities planned as well as games, finishing off assignments and creating new activities of they own. We encourage their creativity and give them a space where they can experiment and learn through doing….