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Year 3/4 Phase Leader, Year 4 classroom teacher.

Reflection # 4

Student Led Interviews Reflection # 4 Background I am fortunate to work in a dynamic and creative school. A school that is passionate about delivering a balanced education for the students in its care. Challenging students academically, within the arts, physically and, to become environmental citizens of the future. A school that expects teachers and students to […]

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Reflection # 3

Take Time Out For the past 7 days, I have been fortunate to spend time on the South Coast of Australia. Four out of the seven days were with my own family and my extended family. The time we spent together was incalculable. Endless days together that required minimal planning or decision making. Albeit, planning […]

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Questions

Today’s post is a set of questions. For those who read my blog you are welcome to answer in the comment box. Who is your favourite children’s author? What is your favourite children’s book? If you could only keep one book, what would it be? 📒📚📒📚📒📚📒📚📒📚📒📚

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Balance

Overview My parents are enrolled in a fitness program called, ‘Stepping Out’. Each week they learn new and practical exercises to build on their already healthy lifestyle. My father was sharing some of the exercises with my son this afternoon. Slice “Place one foot in front of the other, close your eyes and see if […]

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Time Zones

I live on the opposite side of the world to most of the ‘Slicers’ in the #SOL 18 writing challenge. Essentially, I can post the following day & it is only 9pm for most on the East Coast. However, Monday night came & went. Leaving me with a few hours to post the next day; […]

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18/3/18

Eighteen My post today is inspired by IBLESSINGS post, Anticipation: Day 18 #SOL18. The image of the cot, and words ‘anticipation’ jolt my memory. Eighteen years ago, ‘anticipation’ filled my being. My husband and I were expecting our first born. I have unpacked the dream from Friday night, I know it’s about letting go. I don’t want to, but […]

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Saturday Serenity

Finally, Saturday had arrived. The day I wake without an alarm, the day I savour the morning coffee, the day that is mine to run. Upstairs, the house is silent, it will remain that way for a while longer.  I walk downstairs into the kitchen, where, the hum of the fan gently circulates air and invites […]

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