SLIME!!!

23rd October, 2017 Last week the Makerspace had a SLIME activity during lunchtimes.   It coincided with Science week, and the activity was booked out every lunchtime, with some students missing out.  We have never seen the makerspace so busy. The first slime that the students made was Chalkboard Slim, and when it was stretched…

Stop Go Animation Landscape

23rd October 2017 All the students have finished the Landscape and are on to the filming workshop for the stop go animation. The miniature worlds look fantastic and the LEDs give it a little bit of sparkle to the scene. Each student was given a large piece of wood, moss, rocks, foliage and other bits…

Stop Go Clay Animation

14 November, 2017 The Students have since finished their Stop Go Claymation movies and we had our Premiere last month.  Here are the short movies they created   23rd October, 2017 The students are coming along with the Stop Go animation.  We have two students left to film, the others are working in Adobe Premiere…

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…

Dream Catchers

23rd October 2017 Most of the students have finished their dream catchers now, with some of the girls adding LEDs.   The project proved challenging for some and was not a quick process.  But for those who persevered, they now have a lovely dream catcher for their bedroom.   5th October 2017 The McAuley Makerspace…

Computer Bugs

Prototypes A couple of the prototypes ready for the Computer Bug activities in the McAuley MakerSpace next term. The students will be using discarded computer parts, wire and watch parts/cogs to create a wonderful fantasy bug. From This To This

Makerspace Workshops Term 4 2017

5th September 2017 Check out the Makerspace activities for next term.  Students will have to sign up for most of the activities, however there are a few ongoing activities in the morning session. We also have a competition “Book face” later in the term.  

CRE8 LAB WORKSHOPS FOR TERM 4 2017

5th September 2017 Check out the new workshops for next term. Each student must sign up for the workshops, all sign up sheets are at the front desk of Potter library

COSPLAY FOAM ARMOUR CUFF

 28th August 2017 We are still working on the Armour cuffs with some students finished and some just starting… It is almost time for the Cre8 Lab to close for restocking and preparation for next term.  How this term has flown by.   11th  August 2017 So it has been an exciting week with the…

BOOKS TO MOVIES PAGE 5 2017

  Ready Player One by Ernest Cline In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the  OASIS. Wade’s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world’s digital confines, puzzles that are based on…