If you child is passionate about STEAM and wants to challenge and develop their skills and knowledge further, then get them onto the STEAM area on Global Campus.
I will be doing regular updates on what is going on in GC, which only NAE students are privileged to access. All you need is your school email address and password and you can login via https://portal.nordanglia.com/home/WAW - if you don’t have this then get in touch with your class teacher.
Alice programming Challenge (Suggested age appropriateness is Y4 upwards)
Have you ever used Alice Programming? Learn with tutorials and create an animation on Climate Action! Deadline is 18th December
Hello Ruby Coding Challenge (Suggested age appropriateness is Y3 upwards)
The author of Hello Ruby, Linda Liukas, challenges you to help Ruby navigate a variety of tasks. Follow the online tutorials and instructions to help you complete the challenge. No given deadline.
Rube Goldberg Challenge (Suggested age appropriateness is Y1 upwards – Parents get involved too!)
Test your resilience through building Rube Goldberg Machines. Try and try again! There will be a range of these challenges released on 2nd, 16th and 30th September. See the rules to this challenge on: Global Campus – STEAM – Rube Goldberg Challenge. Post your inventions on GC and share with our global community!
MIT Challenge 1 (Deadline 4th December)
This will be a school based IPC challenge within your class. Class teachers will be launching this soon! Watch the launch video here: https://vimeo.com/456982754
Watch out for more updates on what is going on in Nord Anglia’s Global Campus.
Hopefully this should keep your child busy, inspired and motivated over the weekends and weeknights!
Any questions about GC, don’t hesitate to ask by emailing me on firstname.lastname@example.org
Year 4 Teacher & Nord Anglia Education MIT Regional Lead