Latest News (Term 2 - 2013)
Izaak and Clair opened up a Manicure Salon for a day to raise money for research as part of Food Allergy Week 2013. One in ten infants and children have a food allergy; Izaak is one of them.
This statistic was represented by having one finger nail painted at the salon. It also gave the chance to discuss what life is like with such a condition, and make sure everyone knows how to recognise and respond when a reaction is happening.
The school considers many diety requirements when setting the menu, and avoids pre-packaged food by making use of fresh produce instead.
Living book Dr Deborah O'Connell, principle scientist for Energy and biofuels at CSIRO in Canberra, recently visited the FLA students.
discussions were based on communication, something that sounds
so simple yet is so important. A key topic was being able to get
made the children consider the use of technical verses plain
English and how to
Children love to create artwork by painting and drawing... often
endlessly. It is the process
as a group we construct new pictures using a combination of ideas by
cutting out old pieces of work and collaging them in a shared
context. Through this process we imagine, visualise, use art terms,
plan, laugh, ponder,
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