Elsium Rocks The North East!

David Kirtlan has engaged more than 200 children with music through #iPadband once again! Working with schools across Tyneside, he has been creating, arranging and developing the skills of children from year 3 up, in performing as part of the #iPadband for their...

Spooktacular Halloween Lesson Ideas and Activities

We put together some great ideas for Halloween, to give your classroom those added chills and thrills! Augmented Reality Halloween is the perfect time to celebrate those misunderstood villains, so why not have your class discuss their favourite villains, and make...

Diwali Lesson Ideas and Activities

On 19th October 2017, people all over the world will be celebrating Diwali. We’ve put together some information on the background of Diwali, and some great iPad lesson ideas. The background: Diwali is the Festival of Lights celebrated by Hindus, and is a...

Roald Dahl Day – Lesson ideas!

The 13th September marks Roald Dahl Day, the author of much loved children’s books such as The BFG, The Twits, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; and who better to base a literacy project on? We’ve put together some lesson ideas showing how you can...

Why an Art Gallery for an Education Technology Conference?

When you think of education technology conferences, an art gallery wouldn’t be at the top of the list of most people’s common venues. After all, it seems that in the current climate, education and the arts are seemingly becoming divided into compulsory and...