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Four Birds a Boating

Weather is cranking it up today, fan is on full power, and summer is definitely here! I should have been in Latvia by now, but seems I am still waiting on the laptops to arrive from the USA.  Not to … Continue reading

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Glass Dishes and Plastic Swords: A Day at the Zoo

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To me, the zoo has always been a magical place. I didn’t get to visit very often when I was a child, however, as it was at least an hour’s drive away and expensive,…

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The Yoga Diary: Part 2

A Month of Yoga Its almost one month to the day since I started yoga for the first time in my life.  Now I can’t imagine life without it, and its already become all encompassing.  Giving me strength for the … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Pond Dipping

In preparation for our scientific research expeditions with Earthwatch from July onwards (fingers crossed), we have been taking our Oceans Ambassadors out and about into nature, especially now that winter is over and the school we were using has exams. … Continue reading

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Random Act of Kindness

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Working with the police has its perks; I have Wednesdays off. This isn’t the case for all teachers of the police, but in many cases, we teach 3 days a week. After two days…

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Rewards for Cycling Around London

I just came across this very interesting scheme (via an email) which has been introduced in London as a way of helping the environment and easing congestion.  I hadn’t heard about it before, and I wonder how successful it will … Continue reading

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Wakey, Wakey, and a Self Enforced Time out

Just a few of the messages on facebook this morning in Georgia…… “Interesting way to start the day with an earthquake. Got to school to find that all the children had been sent home but all the teachers were locked … Continue reading

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