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Level Up! Life changing – Game making

Impact Gamers have partnered with CityFibre for an exciting new pilot of the “Level Up!” a 6 week workshop for schools and groups using the game making process to talk about emotional well-being. Teaching game making while bringing tools and language to help young people build language and confidence in expressing emotional well-being. Designed to be delivered weekly over 6 weeks to…

Bradford the Game – for Bradford 2025 bid

Click the link to play igamers.io/2025 In early 2021 we were awarded funding to make a game about a future Bradford as designed by local youth 11-18yrs olds. We ran 4 phases; PHASE 1: Gather ideas, we had over 180 young people answer over 1125 questions in our interactive survey.PHASE 2: We gave out over 500 character design sheets and…

Games making with Girl Guides for Cardiff Science Festival

In September 2020 Impact Gamers ran “Impact Games” a project to work with Girlguiding Cymru and Cardiff University for Cardiff Science Festival 2021. We remotely trained up university students in games making. We then supported these students to run workshops with Girlguide groups in South Wales. Their task was to make a game based off some current research happening by…

Donate so we can give a PC to a family

Many school children and their families in Bradford don’t have access to device suitable for home online learning. Thanks to RecycleIT we have some PCs to give out… but they need some extras first. Can you donate £30 or more to allow us to resource a family with a suitable PC during the pandemic?

Vote

With more social distancing ahead, We are having to change the way we do things and want to know what to concentrate on. What would best suit your child? Please vote by Facebook – Click Here Twitter –

Newsletter Sept 2020

Share Tweet ForwardHello Impact Gamers Supporters, Sorry we have been a little quiet, we have been busy getting some exciting things ready. During this time of social distancing it’s proving hard to get our message out. So please help SHARE & LIKE our Facebook, Twitter posts and this information with others who might be interested.  Impact Gamers focus is to…

How we have helped.

How have we helped during the covid-19 situation? We have loaned out our IT equipment and fixed old laptops to help students carry on with there learning. We have also printed out worksheets and books for students.

Project Packs

Do you need some help with getting some good school work for your child to do after half term www.impactgamers.net/pack (Offer for those in BD4,5,6 & 7)

Game for a Laugh

Live streamed coding show aimed at 7-11yr olds (and young at heart). Teaching the principles of game making and programming techniques while we make easy games to help express yourself. Mondays, Wednesday, Friday 2pm-2:30pm live on Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/impactgamersBFD/ and watchimpact.net or watch again below Our games get uploaded to igamers.io Live streamed so you can help join in, join the lesson…