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By Karen Schoen
November 1, 2014

Are you confused about why our government can not come up with clear policies? Why no one takes responsibility for their actions? 1,354 more words


Birthday Parties, Part 2 - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner

The following are writing prompts and discussion topics based on the blog, Birthday Parties, Part 2.

After the prompts we have included suggestions regarding ways to use this blog in your classroom and why this blog can be a useful tool in your classroom.   421 more words


TENS Resources

I recently created a number of TENS (Targeting Early Numeracy) games/activities to help increase knowledge and understanding of early number facts in students as well as getting them to have fun while learning. 75 more words


The virtues of a FAT book...

When my mom gave me my first book, I realised that books would crystallize my dreams, they are worthy of serious consideration. My kids like reading, but they do not devour the way I used to, however this list of the virtues of fat books should help them become voracious book collectors. 391 more words

Food For Thought

New Wheelchair, New Bowling Setup, Similar Results?

I recently got a new wheelchair, FINALLY, after nearly 17 years of daily use (typically about 13-14 hours per day) from my first wheelchair. My new wheelchair is a Permobil C300, which has the two foot pedals coming off of a single center post, instead of the traditional two side leg rests supporting one foot pedal each. 679 more words


Whitby Legion Poppy Campaign - More Cadets Urgently Needed

On Saturday Nov 1st, we will assist the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 112 (Whitby) with their Poppy Campaign. This campaign is a key fundraising activity for the Royal Canadian Legions.   128 more words