On the evening of the 3rd of February 1919 Éamon
de Valera, arguably the most famous and influential Irish statesman of modern
times, along with two other Irish rebels, Seàn McGarry and Seàn Milroy,
dramatically escaped from Lincoln Prison. This film was made as a student
project with Stuart Riley, a talented young filmmaker, and the Investigate
Learning Officer Erik Grigg, to bring...Read More
Here we see Giles Academy and St Hughes Primary Academy students assembling their final collaborative art work for the gallery wall this week.
They really enjoyed working together on this piece inspired by the Land, City & Sea exhibition. There are more projects and workshops planned for 2019 so contact the learning manager if your school is interested.
The Investigate Learning team launched the new Creative Arts workshops and projects in September and it has been very exciting.
The students have enjoyed visiting the exhibitions and responding to them with their own artistic creations. Two schools also collaborated on a grand piece named ‘Magic Maps of Lincolnshire’.
It was really great to see the older students...Read More
The LCC Investigate Learning team has collaborated to take part in national engagement events this Autumn, such as The Big Draw and Kids in Museums Takeover Day. Both events feature in the national campaigns of these organisations.
The Big Draw
The Big Draw describes itself as the ‘world’s biggest celebration of drawing’ and promotes drawing, inclusivity and well-being. In October a series of...Read More
All Creativity is PLAY!
Join in the Big Draw PLAY in our creative art skills sessions (Age 5+):
Saturday 6 October, 10am-12 noon – Let’s PLAY: Pastels
Saturday 13th October, 10am-12 noon – Let’s PLAY: Charcoal
Saturday 20th October -10am-12 noon – Let’s PLAY: Pencils, Sponges & Paint
Saturday 27th October 10am-12 noon –...Read More