Last week, we had a special demonstration of Chinese fan dancing at the Waverley Montessori Preschool. We had a lovely lady who put on quite a performance in bright and colourful costumes and using some very interesting props. 109 more words
Well its been 2 months since my last update, what have I been up to, where have I been? Well in a nut shell, a few days after I made my last post I was rushed into hospital. 841 more words
Last Sunday marked the end of the Melbourne Writers Festival for another year. The last few weeks in August are always an excellent time for keen readers and writers in Melbourne (and the world – it’s an international event) – there are all sorts of workshops, exhibitions, author talks and panel discussions. 356 more words
Over the last two weeks our school has been a hive of activity. So much learning has happened in and beyond the classroom!
1. We were visited by the author/illustrator Sue DeGennaro who wrote and illustrated (among other things), The Pro’s and Con’s of Being a Frog. 555 more words
As stated in my previous blog entry; ‘Communities of practice are groups of people who share a concern or a passion for something they do and learn how to do it better as they interact regularly.’ (Smith, 2009). 423 more words