BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Knetic Learning - ECPv4.4.1.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Knetic Learning X-ORIGINAL-URL:http://knetic.org.uk X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Knetic Learning BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170426T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170426T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T184311Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T184433Z UID:7684-1493197200-1493208000@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - April III - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-april-iii-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170413T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170413T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T184222Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T184301Z UID:7682-1492074000-1492084800@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - April II - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-april-ii-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170406T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170406T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T155848Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T184214Z UID:7679-1491469200-1491480000@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - April I - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-april-i-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170405T130000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170405T163000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170131T162151Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170131T162519Z UID:7653-1491397200-1491409800@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:The Thinking Classroom - Tools to promote a deep learning environment DESCRIPTION:\n\nDo you sometimes feel like you are working harder than your learners?\n\nPressure to deliver the curriculum means that we often have to concentrate on coverage at the expense of deep learning.\n\nThe Thinking Classroom aims to help you to develop a more balanced approach in a way that increases learner challenge and promotes student engagement.\n\nAimed at classroom teacher\, this fun and active course will model approaches and allow you to explore a variety of strategies to raise student attainment by incorporating the use of thinking skills.\n\nThe course will cover:\n\n\n\n\n \tThe benefits of operating a thinking classroom\n \tStrategies you can use to get your students thinking\n \tWhat the research shows us about the effects on student attainment\n \tHow to teach your students to think effectively\n \tHow to increase the effectiveness of your questioning\n \tTools that are available to support thinking in your classroom\n \tHow to incorporate the approaches without increasing your workload\n\n\n\nCost £75 (£50 for Knetic Subscribers)\n\n\n \n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://sunderlandschools.org.uk/index.php/course-booking/event/0/342-teaching-learning-all-phases/795-the-thinking-classroom-tools-to-promote-a-deep-learning-environment" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Here[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n\nJane & Mark from Knetic Education work nationally in the field of promoting strategies for effective teaching and learning and rasing attainment in learning through the use of technology.\n\nPlease check out our other courses listed on the hub.\n\nWant this course delivered in your school? Please contact us via the website knetic.org.uk\n\n\n URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/thinking-classroom/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Teaching & Learning ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/thinkingtools.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170330T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170330T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T155728Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T155816Z UID:7677-1490864400-1490875200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - March V - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-march-v-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170322T130000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170322T163000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170131T161418Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170131T162117Z UID:7647-1490187600-1490200200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:The Collaborative Classroom - Tools to promote a shared learning experience DESCRIPTION:Time after time research proves that the best learning is done collaboratively.\n\nCollaborative learning develops an inclusive approach\, promotes student engagement and develops learner confidence.\n\nAimed at classroom teacher\, this fun and active course we will model collaborative learning approaches and allow you to explore a variety of strategies to raise student attainment.\n\nThe course will cover:\n\n \tThe benefits of promoting collaborative learning with your students\n \tHow to establish working protocols for a collaborative classroom\n \tWhat the research shows us about the benefits of collaborative learning\n \tThe teaching and web-based tools that are available to support collaborative learning in your classroom\n \tHow to incorporate collaborative approaches without increasing your workload\n\nRefreshments provided\n\nCost £75 (£50 for Knetic Subscribers)\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://sunderlandschools.org.uk/index.php/course-booking/event/0/342-teaching-learning-all-phases/794-the-collaborative-classroom-tools-to-promote-a-shared-learning-experience" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Here[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\nJane & Mark from Knetic Education work nationally in the field of promoting strategies for effective teaching and learning and rasing attainment in learning through the use of technology.\n\nPlease check out our other courses listed on the hub.\n\nWant this course delivered in your school? Please contact us via the website knetic.org.uk URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/collaborative-classroom-tools-promote-shared-learning-experience/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Teaching & Learning ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/collaborate.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170320T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170320T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T155629Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T155704Z UID:7675-1490000400-1490011200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - March IV - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-march-iv-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170315T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170315T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T155520Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T155614Z UID:7673-1489568400-1489579200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - March III - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-march-iii-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170314T130000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170314T160000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170117T163234Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170131T162701Z UID:7513-1489496400-1489507200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Using your Storyphones effectively DESCRIPTION:If you have Storyphones - and many early years settings do - you may not be using them as effectively as you could.\n\nMaybe you have forgotten how they work\, or the children have become bored with the lack of new content. In this course we aim to breathe new life into the devices by teaching you how to create new content.\n\nWe will cover:\n\n \tHow to use free software to create your own stories and songs for the devices\n \tHow to search for content online and prepare it for your devices\n \tHow to transfer new content onto the system\n\nAs this is a Knetic Course charges will be £75 for non-subscribers. Subscribing schools pay only £50 per place.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://sunderlandschools.org.uk/index.php/course-booking/event/0/345-eyfs/793-using-your-storyphones-effectively" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button] URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/using-your-storyphones-effectively/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/storyphones.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170309T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170309T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T155342Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T155500Z UID:7670-1489050000-1489060800@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - March II - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-march-ii/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170308T130000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170308T160000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170117T154831Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170131T162845Z UID:7511-1488978000-1488988800@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Take better pictures in your classroom DESCRIPTION:I bet in school you take a lot of photos. Where do they end up? Do they clog up the school server? Are they uploaded en masse to your school website? This course was created in response for a headteacher that realised despite the volume of images that were being created he had very few high quality examples available to truly represent the amazing things that were going on in school. This course is designed to show you how to improve the quality of the images you take in school.\n\nWe will cover:\n\n \tEffective Composition\n \tCapturing an event or visit by telling a story\n \tControlling the light\n \tMastering the settings on your camera\n \tBasic photo editing\n \tPreparation of images to go on the school website and share by social media\n\nAs well as learning the skills you need to take better pictures you will recieve useful tips that you can share with your learners.\n\nThe course tutor is Mark Lloyd - You can see examples of his work at\n\nmarklloydphotography.co.uk\n\nIt's suitable for: Early Years\, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Teachers and Teaching Assistants.\n\nResources Required: digital camera or mobile device capable of taking pictues.\n\n \n\nWe have a small number of cameras available to use as part of the training if required.\n\nPlease contact us prior to the event to book one.\n\n \n\n£75 (Knetic subscribers get this course is £50)\n\nLight refreshments are provided\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://sunderlandschools.org.uk/index.php/course-booking/event/0/533-ict-computing/591-knetic-education-take-better-digital-pictures-in-your-classroom" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button] URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/take-better-pictures-in-your-classroom/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/camera.png END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170301T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170301T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T154546Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T155300Z UID:7668-1488358800-1488369600@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - March I - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-available-copy-2-copy/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Available,Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170223T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170223T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T153728Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T154026Z UID:7663-1487840400-1487851200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - February III - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-available-copy-2/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170216T153000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170216T170000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20161006T133642Z LAST-MODIFIED:20161006T133808Z UID:7470-1487259000-1487264400@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Apple Regional Training Centre - Computing with iPad DESCRIPTION:If you school has iPads or is considering getting them this is the course for you. We will go through a number of apps for the iPad that can support the delivery of the computing curriculum including how to make simple games and use th iPad sensors to trigger events.\n\n \n\nIt's suitable for: Early Years\, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Teachers and Teaching Assistants. A working knowledge of an iPad is needed for this session.\n\nResources Required: iPad\n\nWe have a small number of iPads available to use as part of the training if required.\n\nPlease contact us prior to the event to book one. URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/apple-regional-training-centre-film-making-in-the-classroom-media-literacy-copy-copy/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Apple Regional Training Centre ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/RTC-Banner.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170215T160000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170215T170000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T184910Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T222927Z UID:7686-1487174400-1487178000@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Computing ICT Leads Network Meeting DESCRIPTION:The next meeting of the ICT leads will be on the 15th of February 4pm at Monkwearmouth Academy Room 110\nWe are offering you the chance to take part in a pilot project with the BBC to encourage learners to create their own games.\n"Game Jam" will see teams of children from Sunderland Schools coming together\, at a local venue\, to compete to create the best game in a day. The event is being run nationally\, supported by the BBC\, and your games will be judged against entries from around the country. This year is a pilot so the only way you can get involved is through us. At the meeting we will have hands on with the software so that you can prepare your students for the event. You don't need to be a subscribing school to send someone along.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://sunderlandschools.org.uk/index.php/calendar-55/events/viewevent/168-ict-computing-leads-network-meeting?groupid=1" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Sign Up[/dt_sc_button] URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/computing-ict-leads-network-meeting/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Teaching & Learning ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/lightbulb.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170213T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170213T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T153719Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T153912Z UID:7662-1486976400-1486987200@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session February II - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-february-ii/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20170207T090000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20170207T120000 DTSTAMP:20170203T181857 CREATED:20170201T152355Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170201T154208Z UID:7658-1486458000-1486468800@knetic.org.uk SUMMARY:Digital Schoolhouse Session - February I - Available DESCRIPTION:In our new half day session we explore the algorithms behind some of the classic computer games before working with your students to create their own curriculum-themed adventure game. \n\nTo get in the mood students play the old ZX Spectrum classic 'The Hobbit' before working as games design companies to create their own text-based adventure game. \n\nWe have had amazing feedback so far on our pilots of this new activity. \n\nOne school commented that one boy wrote more during this morning session than he had ever accomplished in a week of English lessons. \n\nWe offering a limited number of free sessions so you can try it out too. Our subscribing schools will get first refusal on the dates. We'll provide the hardware and the software required for the session. \n\nYou can also choose from the list of workshops listed here http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/workshops\n\nThe first session for each school/academy is free of charge.\n\n[dt_sc_button type="type1" link="http://www.digitalschoolhouse.org.uk/node/221/contact-school" size="medium" target="_blank" timeline_button="no"]Book Now[/dt_sc_button]\n\n \n\n  URL:http://knetic.org.uk/event/digital-schoolhouse-session-available/ LOCATION:Torver Cresent\, Sunderland\, Tyne & Wear\, United Kingdom CATEGORIES:Digital Schoolhouse ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/png:http://knetic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/logo-3-1.png ORGANIZER;CN="Knetic%20Education":MAILTO:info@knetic.org.uk END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR