LCF Phonics Website

I was pointed towards a website called Children Learn English Online by a colleague over the weekend. Having had a look around and played some of the games myself I have decided to let my kids loose on it tomorrow during my slot in the ICT suite. The site is …

Painting Like Jackson Pollock with Spaghetti

I’ve been searching for art related activities for this half-term and came across this site when looking for Jackson Pollock activities: How to use spaghetti to paint like Jackson Pollock on Instructables.com It has step-by-step instructions on how to do the activity which can also be downloaded as a PDF …

Stellarium – An Open-Source Planetarium

Stellarium is an open-source astronomy application for all platforms.┬áIn their words: Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It is being used in planetarium projectors. Just set …

Google’s April Fool 2009

In Australia Google’s annual April fool was Aussie Rules related. Announcing the release at the weekend of a ball (in true beat style) that would gather data and feed back to the user about their kicks… all while plotting it on Google Maps! Taken from the Google Site: Introducing the …