Creating space away from the day to day pressure of teaching and learning, to introduce new approaches and techniques, helps to build confidence among staff and pupils and overcome barriers to creativity.
Stifford Primary School, Thurrock- A new beginning. The school cleared out all of its rubbish for a sculptural bonfire.
Aveley Primary School, Thurrock - Aspirational workshops, lantern training that was then passed on from pupils to the community, and a fabulous celebratory event.
Aveley Primary School,Thurrock - The whole school got involved to create the Aveley Giant.
Projects like this can have a huge impact on the attitude to creativity in the school, as well as being great fun and creating some fantastic memories.