Robotix

The 21st century social and working environment requires young people to be active, flexible, creative and be able to work in a team, as well as be bring innovative solutions to today’s challenges.

ROBOT-ed empowers these new skills and competencies through a pedagogical model strengthened and contrasted, devised by Lego Education, in which participants develop their talent, communication, entrepreneurship, and their curiosity to discover and learn.

If you are interested in any of the below activities, please complete the application form at the end of this page

Some of the objectives that we work on are:

Educational Robotix

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  • To introduce and work according to scientific thinking (assumptions, evidence and conclusions)
  • To build and understand simple and powered machines as well as physical concepts such as gears, shafts, pulleys, levers…
  • To build and program robots at different levels of difficulty at same time to understand about sensors and motors.
  • To encourage divergent and creative thinking to find alternative solutions to challenges proposed.
  • To use input and output devices, programming through sequential instructions thereby reaching the cause – effect.
  • To learn through trial – error and manipulating with their hands.
Creative Robotix Reception – Year 2 Thursday 16.30 – 18.00
Educational Robotix  Year 3 – Year 13 Friday 16.30 – 18.00

 

 

Chess

Strategic games help students intelectual growth and often autonomous decision-making skills. Almost all strategy games require internal decision tree style thinking, and typically very high situational awareness. a skill that will be important for both school, and out of school life, 

Chess

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Chess is a challenging, intellectual game that is both fun and rewarding. Chess teaches children the importance of strategic thinking, decision making, analysis, memory and concentration. It’s a fascinating game that is easy to learn but takes a lifetime to master.

Once learned though, chess can be enjoyed by all ages and played with family, friends and even online. Our experienced teachers helps pupils enjoy this ancient game and appreciate the mental stimulation it offers.

Friday

Second break

Reception – Year 13