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P is for proactive

In basketball the foul is most often called on the player that reacts and not on the player that made the first move. That is the difficulty of playing good defense, you are always reacting to what the offensive player does first. 103 more words

Computer Minibeasts 

This week we have introduced the Paint program on the computer .The children have made these fantastic pictures of minibeasts .Come and look at the display in reception B.Can your child tell you which paint tools they used ? 7 more words

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Flower Power !

Our reception flower beds are blooming .Thank you Grandpa.This week we have been looking closely at the flowers ,talking about them and drawing what we see.This supports learning in UW,CL and EAD.Please come and look at the great display in reception A.Talk to your child about the flowers and develop their vocabulary eg petal,leaf,stem,root,bulb,soil,bloom etc

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UW tuition: going the wrong way

What is behind the recent upward surge in the cost of tuition at public universities? This question has seen some lively debate in recent weeks, spurred in part by the publication of a… 1,190 more words


Prof. Jon Bridgman (1930-2015)

Some academics are endured, some are neither here nor there, some are liked, and some are revered. Prof. Jon Bridgman has passed away. He was one of the most revered professors in the history of the University of Washington, and I had the privilege of majoring in history during his lengthy tenure. 1,824 more words

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Husky Overtakes Cocky Duck At The Finish Line

This Oregon Ducks runner clearly never learned a lesson from “The Tortoise and the Hare”.

Oregon’s Tanguy Pepiot was closing out the final lap of the men’s steeplechase at the Pepsi Team Invitational, and it looked as if he had it won. 95 more words