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Summer of Spies Workshop - 01.08.2018

1 August 2018

Minecraft

After the success of the summer of spy workshops in 2017, the RAF Museum are working with Tablet Academy to offer another year of fantastic technology workshops. The use of technology is becoming as fundamental to a child's development, as reading and writing. We are offering children the chance to develop their ability to use technology in a safe and exciting way.

Recreating History in Minecraft

Timings: Morning session 9:00am - 12:00pm, Full day 9:00am - 4:00pm
Cost: £20.00 per morning, £30.00 for the full day (50p booking fee applies)
Maximum capacity: 30 participants

This workshop is suitable for children aged 8 to 15 years. 

Participants will have the opportunity to explore, play and discover in the world of Minecraft within a safe and secure digital environment. 
 
Morning Workshop:minecraft
The morning will be focused on gaining building and coding skills to be able to create working machines and interactive worlds. The session will include themed challenges and competitions for the group to complete. Previous experience of Minecraft is preferred but not required.
 
Afternoon Workshop:
Participants will use the skills learnt in the morning activities to work collaboratively in small groups to research and recreate a famous scene from the RAF Museum Cosford. 

Book workshop places here

Other workshops taking place in August include:

Unfortunately parents and guardians will not be able to take part in the workshops.  However, should parents and guardians wish to stay to observe during the workshops this may be possible, but only one parent per booking due to space limitations. 

Refreshments and lunch will not be provided, please ensure children staying for the whole day bring a packed lunch with them.

Tablet AcademyMinecraft
Tablet Academy have established a reputation for delivering independent, device agnostic advice and training for education. Their links with industry partners, software developers and over 700 schools, supporting more than 12,000 teachers annually provides a unique perspective of the use of technology into teaching and learning, and our workshops focus on the curriculum, not the technology. For more information email Tablet Academy.


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