Elevate groups are specialist creativity/tech focus groups aimed at extending a student's learning.
Typically 2 hr sessions per week the longest (Aer0nauts) is 4.5 hrs.
Now our own tried and tested 'Flight' curriculum leading through making gliders and radio controlled planes to the BMFA payload challenges in June.
Design technology /science based looking at structures but very hands on with challenges and activities requiring learners to think and innovate.
Product Design Apprentice
Now a set-piece series of Product Design lessons with room for creativity of course. Learning the principles of designing for people. Lots of making and including electronic components to make something do something purposeful.
Multimedia is a logical progression of our Art and Music days this year to begin to focus on discrete multimedia projects such as videos, animations, photographic studies and musical collections.