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Recess Duty: Are you Qualified?

I am a HUGE advocate for unstructured recess.

I firmly believe a 30 minute recess should be a mandatory part of every child’s day, in addition to a supplemental fifteen minute brain break either earlier or later in the school day. 1,340 more words

Physical Education

Have you ever heard of Australian Football? Or of Aussie Rules or footy?

Probably not, but it is the sport with the largest number of spectators and one of the most registered athletes in Australia, although in the rest of the world it does not have enough popularity. 768 more words


Alavina in league of her own

Alavina Tu’ifua was the only girl selected to the 2018 Mackillop 11 Years Rugby League team after a strong performance at the MacKillop winter trials. 228 more words

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A Whole New World

Hard to believe it’s been almost a year since I started this blog, and almost as long since I last wrote in it.

There was so much change and upheaval in our lives, it was painful to write about it and I didn’t really know where to begin. 823 more words


In My Own Words: Fighting Monkey

Before starting my on-going/on-line training under the guidance of Martin Bosy, I wrote this Fighting Monkey testimonial. I feel like at that stage I had just perceived the depth of their material. 388 more words


A Recipe to Help Kids Achieve

At school, physical activity is linked with academic achievement. Planning opportunities and places for kids to move more helps them achieve more. In or out-of-school physical activity balances eating choices. 172 more words

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