Articles by: Ryan Jooste

IT Interchange 2018

IT Interchange 2018

IT has been an absolute blast this year as we helped our little, and not so little, technological boffins on their journey to one day becoming ‘Tech Savvy” members of a technologically driven society. We have kept IT as FUN as possible as we traverse through the FUN-damentals such as learning the parts and basic operations of a computer in Grade[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 Digital
IT Innovation in the intermediate phase

IT Innovation in the intermediate phase

Term 4 is officially in full swing, in the IT department! After a much needed break, the intermediate phase has been enjoying challenging IT lessons, where CREATIVITY and INNOVATION have been the primary focus. Learning to harness our digital skill sets, without compromising our creativity. In a world where we all need to be technologically efficient, it has become important[Read More…]

by October 25, 2018 Digital, Primary
What a term!

What a term!

The Foundation Phase, has been hard at work rounding off their skills in IT Interchange in the back end of a busy, but exciting, third term. Amidst the business of  the third term routine, the Grade 1s have been absolutely thriving in IT – with a major focus being placed on their “typing” and “internet research skills”, thinking ahead to Grade[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 Digital, Primary
ROCKING ROBOTICS in Term 3!

ROCKING ROBOTICS in Term 3!

Robotics has been a main focus, amidst the hustle and bustle of term 3, for our Grade 6s and 7s.  Our tech boffins have revelled at the opportunity to work with their S2 robots in the IT centre this term, combining creativity and problem solving skills to further their knowledge and abilities in Robotics. Robotics, which has been eagerly received by[Read More…]

by August 23, 2018 Digital, Primary
IT Creativity in Term 3

IT Creativity in Term 3

Term 3 is now officially in full swing and Interchange is no different!  After a lovely break, students and teachers alike, are ready for the excitingly and busy term that lies ahead. The key focus in I.T has been to be as creative as possible in all the tasks that we take on. Creativity is defined as “the use of imagination or[Read More…]

by July 26, 2018 Digital, Primary