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Day 3 Week 2 CMA Summer Camps 2018

What a great day we had today! Fantastic Robotics workshops with the brilliant Declan Holmes was mixed with fascinating Sound & Music Workshops with Martin Ryan. We also had our usual workshop challenges with Caoimhe, Séan and Paul. This afternoon was all about Adrenalin with Zip n Trek, Zip Line and Wipeout! Evening sessions included Stop Motion movie making with…

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Day 1 & 2 CMA Summer Camp 2018 July 1-7

A wonderful group of students joined us yesterday evening…we’ve students from Ireland, Italy, France, Spain, Switzerland, Angola and Russia this week in our Sold Out Residential Summer Camp in the stunning Delphi Resort in Connemara. What a week we’re having already! Coding & Music with the brilliant Declan Holmes, Workshops with the great CMA team of Caoimhe, Paul, Séan and…

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Day 6 at Rockwell June 24-30 2018

The last day of our camps are always tinged with a little sadness for those who are heading home. There are several however coming to Delphi tomorrow for our next camp and the excitement is palpable! They’ll miss their new friends but will make new ones next week. We’d like to thank Joan Kennedy of Rockwell College for helping make…

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Day 5 Rockwell June 24-30 2018

Students woke up to yet another gorgeous hot sunny morning where temperatures reached over 30 Degrees!! Plenty of water & suncream needed. After an excursion to the Rock of Cashel a game a water polo in the swimming pool was just what the doctor ordered. Sports in the gym followed and after tea exploring how drones work. We soon found…

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Day 4 Rockwell June 24-30 2018

Day 4 CMA Summer Camps 2018 at Rockwell June 24-30 Another blistering hot day with temperatures reaching high 20s. Workshops included exploring propellers and constructing a single propeller helicopter and then flight testing it. Music Tech and sound track, producing a show for CMA Radio on Sound Cloud (link below) followed with water balloon fights, rounders, football, hockey, Lacrosse, Frisbee…

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Day 3 at Rockwell

Day 3 CMA Summer Camps 2018 at Rockwell June 24-30 Another glorious day of sunshine, perfect for raft design, building & testing workshops! Check out the 4 videos below. An actioned packed day with Music Tech, Sound, Stop Motion, Water Rockets & Kayaking among others…ending with another cracking evening games. Nice skills on show… Big thank you to the best…

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Day 2 at Rockwell

I Day 2 of CMA Summer Camp at Rockwell College. June 25th 2018 Another beautiful day full of coding, robotics, Kayaking, Multi Sports, exploring flight paths, frequency time graphs & a bit of the World Cup! A big thank you to Declan Holmes for the brilliant coding & robotics workshops! Students loved them. And happy birthday to Juliette! See you…

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Day 6 CMA Summer Camp Glenstal Abbey June 30th

Day 6
The last night of our camps are always tinged with some sadness saying goodbye to such wonderful students, having seen them accomplish so much in such a short period of time and indeed having seen them exceed their own expectations. It is also a source of great celebration having seen our incredible teachers James, Caoimhe, Paul, Caroline and Graham build such solid relationships with our students which allow the students to progress so well both academically and personally in a week.

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Day 5 CMA Summer Camp Glenstal Abbey June 29th

Day 5
Creativity, coding and Aviation culminating in a tense and highly competitive whole school sports competition was the essence of today.
Creating video games using coding and Scratch with Graham, writing and recording songs with Caroline using MIDI instruments and flying Boeing Flight Simulator and all things aviation with Atlantic AirVenture were the bulk of activities today.

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Day 4 CMA Summer Camp Glenstal Abbey June 28th

Day 4
The weather has thankfully duped Met Eireann yet again! Maybe they might consider coming on one of our camps! 
Further exploration of Sine Waves, Graphing & Flight Planning were the order of the morning during the Maths workshops in anticipation of Aviation workshops tomorrow with Jane McGill and her team of professional pilots at Atlantic AirVenture. There was some brilliant music making going on in Caroline’s Music Technology workshops.

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