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  • 21st Jun

    Lego Braille Bricks

    Lego Braille Bricks

    CBS the American News Channel came in today to film some of the Minerva A and B pupils who took part in the original trial today. The group spoke about the new Lego brick and how this can be a good tool to help with Braille reading. Everyone enjoyed being part of the filming and we wait to see the final film when it airs in 2 weeks in America.
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  • 25th Apr

    Science link between Linden Lodge’s Minerva Centre and Southfields Academy!

    Science link between Linden Lodge’s Minerva Centre and Southfields Academy!

    On Thursday the 25th of April, a group of Minerva B pupils visited Southfields Academy’s science department. The visit marks the beginning of a very exciting new link for our science students that will enable them, through Linden Lodge’s Minerva Centre, to attend lessons and complete accreditations based at the academy.
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  • 24th Apr

    Minerva B visit the Natural History Museum

    Minerva B visit the Natural History Museum

    On Wednesday the 24th of April, Minerva B class visited the Natural History Museum for a behind the scenes tour. As part of our new link we have established with the museum through our science curriculum, the class were able to meet some of the scientists that work at the museum and explore, through touch, some wonderful and amazing objects that have been 3D printed including model of the world famous Dippy the Dinosaur’s head.
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  • 28th Mar

    Fukushima Youth Orchestra

    Fukushima Youth Orchestra

    On Thursday we were very privileged to host the Fukushima Youth Sinfonietta Orchestra from Japan. 45 young musicians performed for our students as part of a cultural exchange. We also provided a performance through a quartet of Linden Lodge musicians. Linden Lodge pupils were invited to ask questions about Japan and vice versa to learn more about each other. We gave our guests a beautiful set of greeting cards and a scroll made by Linden Lodge...
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  • 28th Mar

    Resonant Tails

    Resonant Tails

    We are excited that this week Linden Lodge took delivery of our newest piece of technology equipment. It was the console of Resonant Tails. It will be used in the Sensory Suite and staff will begin to be trained to use it after the Easter break. Students will be able to use their vocalisations and any sounds they make to gain immediate resonant feedback in a variety of effects in addition to controlling lights and each of the two detachable...
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