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Monday, 11 May 2015
What is it with all this ‘wealth-creators’ stuff?
Who do they mean when they say, ‘wealth-creators’
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Inspired by the recent Guardian post about Daniel Hahn’s top 10 underrated or forgotten children’s classics I thought I would make a blog post about some of my favourite picture books as well. 606 more words
With the spring season in full bloom, now is the time to assess the “full extent of damage” following September’s freak snowstorm, in which half of Calgary’s urban forest was damaged or destroyed. 331 more words
I have just finished reading Good Ideas by Michael Rosen who is a writer, poet, educational agitator, broadcaster and former Children’s Laureate. It is a delightful cocktail of a book, which is one part autobiographical and one part manual for developing curiosity in children. 1,124 more words
What is Humanism? How do you live without a god? And Other Big Questions for Kids By Michael Rosen and Annemarie Young
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What does it mean to be a humanist? Is humanism a new idea? How do people live their lives without religious beliefs? The first of its kind aimed at the new curriculum for upper primary and lower secondary school children, this book will examine how humanists respond to fundamental questions about morals and ethics, the origins of life, religion and the state.