Saturday, 31 August 2013

Halliwell Film Club

Halliwell Film Club – June-Aug 2013

After some exciting and hands on training, in an approach called ‘participatory video‘, we (Tim and Jo, with Moira and Debs) worked with an amazing bunch of kids in Halliwell. Our aim – to explore basic documentary and film techniques – and – to help children create films to get their message out – to become film makers! Here is a record of what we got up to:

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Heaton Fold Garden skills Project

Heaton Fold Garden skills Project — January – Aug 2013

Living Systems was able to give a helping hand with this project – helping to create a record of what was done (see youtube video below) and attend a number of the practical sessions – helping young people learn through doing, and enjoying a ‘participatory’ learning environment (careful facilitation that helped young people to both have fun together in the group and learn from each other, as well as from the facilitator of the sessions).