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Success4All does coding, rockets and robotics with Go Volunteer!

As part of our Easter and Summer holiday clubs this year, we ran coding activities where children and young people learnt how to build and code sensors, gadgets and robots with Lego WeDo, Lego Mindstorms and the BBC micro:bit. At our Easter Study Support Club, we focused on coding and programming with robotics. Children and […]

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Success4All’s 10th Summer School!

This year marked our third Summer School in the Apostolic Church, Wingrove and our 10th Summer School since 2007! We ran the Summer School for the first two-weeks of the holidays, from Monday 24th July – Friday 4th August. 78 children and young people aged 5 – 14 registered for the Summer School, with an […]

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Super STEM Club!

Over the last few weeks Success4All have been running a STEM Club every Saturday at Walker Technology College. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, and their clubs allow students to gain practical, team work and leadership skills as well as opening doors to STEM based careers.     Each week the STEM club […]

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A STEM Explosion

Over the Summer, 227 children and young people and 46 volunteers joined our Summer School programmes across Newcastle this Summer. It was our fourth year at Walker Technology College, second at the Apostolic Church sponsored by the Reece Foundation and our first at Throckley Community Hall sponsored by the Willan Trust. All three Summer Schools had a STEM […]

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S4A is joining the Digital Champion Movement.

Last week I attended a training event to become a Digital Champion. I saw the event advertised and thought this was a perfect opportunity as a member of Success4All. Over the years S4A has realised that more and more homework is set to children through websites such as ‘MyMaths’. Although it is important in contemporary […]

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