Book Week 2014, a book week purists dream… no specific theme, just books, glorious books.
It’s probably fitting when your name is Macdonald you pick a character with Scottish heritage for book week. 146 more words
This week in NSW schools it is SASS (School Administrative and Support Staff) Appreciation Week.
At the Monday morning assembly I managed to catch the presentation by students to our school’s SAS staff and enjoyed hearing them share their insights – all written by the kids themselves”. 319 more words
A fantastic documentary about the inclusion of children with disability in mainstream schools in São Paulo, Brazil.
While almost the entire doco was “quote worthy” I particularly like the simplicity of this translated statement by Samuel’s father… 95 more words
There was an in-class assessment task recently. Mac & his classmates have been learning about shelters and investigating the many different shelters, buildings and constructions. The assessment involved building a shelter during class time from materials they collected at home. 244 more words