Game Day 2019 with Experience Workshop in Jyväskylä

Experience Workshop’s STEAM community activities again filled Jyvälä’s gym at the Game Day on 9.11.2019.  See how 4DFrame soft blocks became the source of fun: Thanks to the JAMK University of Applied Sciences, people could try the New Horizons game developed by the students of JAMK. New Horizons facilitates interaction and dialogue through game play.[…]

Celebrating diversity at Gradia school with Experience Workshop

The Festival of diversity was celebrated at the Gradia school in Jyväskylä on the 24th of October (in Finnish “Meitä on moneksi päivä”). Experience Workshop, in cooperation with Jyvälä Settlements, participated with a STEAM and music workshop in this event. The STEAM workshop focused on: 4DFrame, LUX, Itsphun, CaraWonga, Pentiles The event is part of[…]

Hallå STEAM! Savonlinna

Scroll down for the English version Den 15 oktober 2019 besökte vårt Hallå STEAM!-team Talvisalo skola i Nyslott, där vår värdinna var matematikläraren Mia Savola. Två klasser, en niondeklass och en åttondeklass med ca 25 elever var, tog del i vår verkstad. I programmet ingick svenskspråkiga föredrag och en praktiskt inriktad matematisk verkstad.  Vi hade[…]

Sierpinski Pyramid building workshop at the City of Light festival with Experience Workshop

This was Valon kaupunki  – the City of Light festival in Jyväskylä on September 28, 2019, when we’ve invited everyone to build together the giant Sierpinski fractal of 4D Frame, and to create the structure in small scale. The building works were directed by the Oma Polku group, in the breaks the Senegalese musician Pape[…]

Experience Workshop STEAM learning course for teachers at Gradia

COLLABORATIVE PROBLEM-SOLVING THROUGH MULTIDISCIPLINARY & PHENOMENON-BASED LEARNING How does multidisciplinary and phenomenon-based learning contribute to group building and community cohesion? We’ve presented some of the roads one can walk as a teacher of immigrants of diverse backgrounds. The participants of the training teach at Gradia Jyväskylä, an education consortium bringing together vocational and upper secondary[…]

This was Experience Workshop’s STEAM Oasis at Helsinki Design Week 2019

This year’s children’s program center within the Helsinki Design Week was at Annantalo, a place for arts learning for elementary school classes and also afternoon arts courses. Experience Workshop’s STEAM workshop was an oasis along the design path which lead through the building. The Children’s Design Week was planned and designed by the children’s books’ publisher[…]

Oma polku brings the tower of community to Helsinki Design Week

Here they are, the Oma polku ryhmä / Own path group, just arriving at Annantalo, the center of Helsinki Design Week’s children’s programs. They have prepared a program called Sillat työpaja / Bridges workshop to show and hope to see whether others might join in. They are immigrants, who came alone to Finland when still[…]

Outerspace warriors celebrating schools in Finland

Toukofest 2019 – the yearly organized festival for schoolchildren in Jyväskylä’s sports hall Hipposhalli on 29.05. – a day of dance, play, and all sorts of exciting explorations! Experience Workshop was there with Jyvälä Settlements/Sillat project to build the 4D Frame warka water tower, to play music, dwell into the world of STEAM tools –[…]