Category Archives: Innovation Centre Days

Digital Leaders at St. Matthew’s Catholic Primary

I recently visited the Digital Leaders at St. Matthew’s Catholic Primary in Allerton who are enrolled on our Digital Leader Academy programme to find out what Digital Leader activities they had undertaken since the training. During the first day of … Continue reading

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Bradford Coderdojo is back!

After a long summer break it was great to host Bradford’s 9th Coderdojo at the Innovation Centre. Having been in existence now for a year we are developing a hard core of regular parents and children who come down on … Continue reading

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Walk with an Egyptian! Or was he a tomb raider?

Today the Curriculum Innovation Team ran their ‘Enhancing the History/Geography Curriculum using Effective ICT’ course at The Innovation Centre, Bradford. The course content included a multitude of free websites and resources that do engage and enhance learning across the curriculum. … Continue reading

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Naace ICT Impact Awards

2 weeks ago, members of the Curriculum Innovation team attended the Naace Conference 2013 in Leicester. One of the highlights of this international conference are the ICT Impact Awards which celebrate effective use of ICT that has had a proven … Continue reading

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A Podcasting Quest

The year 3 pupils at St James’ CE Primary School, Bradford, spent the morning podcasting movie trailers linked in to their creative curriculum theme ‘Quests’. We started by listening to the persuasive language used in two film trailers – E.T. … Continue reading

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The transition from ICT to Computer Science

Over 20 teachers from around the region attended the first session of our three part course ‘The transition from ICT to Computer Science’ at The Innovation Centre, Bradford (TICB) on Monday. The course focussed on some underlying principles of computational … Continue reading

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Intensive ECDL gets results

A group of Year 11 students successfully completed a two week intensive British Computer Science ECDL Extra Course at the Innovation Centres.  The students, all from Oakbank School, attended every day and their time keeping and commitment was exemplary. Responding … Continue reading

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Create your own comic – part 2!

Princeville’s Year 6 class (GS) have been participating in the Create your own Comic day at The Innovation Centre Bradford, to bring together Literacy, ICT and Art. Basing their work on the story of Anne Fine’s ‘Diary of a Killer … Continue reading

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Create your own Comic

The Innovation Centre Bradford hosted a Create your own Comic day for the Year 6 (DL) pupils of Princeville Primary on March 13. The day was based around the text ‘Diary of a Killer Cat.’ Pupils from the school spent … Continue reading

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