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DIGITAL
CREATIVES

ABOUT

Client

Institute of Imagination (2019-2021)

Team

Emma Callow (Lead), Lewis Greener (Manager), Vanessa De Michelis (Lead Facilitator)

Role

Co-Design, Lead Delivery, Evaluation Assistant

Funding

Mayor of London Young Londoners Fund

Audience

Children and Young People (8-16yrs)

OVERVIEW

STEAM innovation programme designed for young people in East London (Barking and Daggenham). Program comprised of light touch and in depth activities across 2020 and a CREST AWARD-based program in 2021.

ACHIEVMENT

In 2020 program reached 580 young people and delivered 600 hours of activities between in-person and online/remote engagement. 

 

Micro-Bit and Start-Ups 
(Autumn 2021)

Partner Organisation: Dagenham Park School 

Duration: 12 weeks (weekly during ICT classes)

Audience: Young People 13-14yrs.

Tech: Micro-Bit 

Curriculum links: Year 9

Discovery CREST Award - Invention Literacy 
(Spring 2021)

Partner Organisation: Future Youth Zone

Duration: 2 weeks (Daily - Holiday Club)

Audience: Children 8-12yrs

Focus: Light touch and Skill-up Digital art and STEAM.

UK Curriculum: Key Stage 2 

Digital Art and Electronics - Experimental Studio
(2020) 

Partner Organisation: Future Youth Zone

Duration: 8 weeks (Weekly - After-School Club)

Audience: 8-12yrs.

Focus: Light touch and Skill-up Digital art and STEAM.

UK Curriculum link: Key Stage 2 and 3.