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Lesley Sharpe
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reflections on how I teach
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think. Socrates This really is my basic premise to learning and teaching and it shapes the way I work as a teacher, a parent and a grandparent. While I think of my self a...
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How do we cultivate a life-long love for nature in children living in a world of rapid environmental change?
How do we cultivate a life-long love for nature in children living in a world of rapid environmental change? Children appreciate nature if we allow them to have real life experiences in the natural world. Nature beckons and t...
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so important this love of nature
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Chief Wolf Necklace owned and sold horses. At one time his herd numbered 3500.
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my favourite quote of the week and a lttle about why
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to - letting a person be wha...
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We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
Most people know this great native American quote.
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Do you know of the Australian bushranger Ben Hall? This is a bit about how he died.
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Have you heard of this irrational fear and it's origins?
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looking for something a bit different for Easter? I think these are cool. You can make them from any kind of thread
    Alissa from Crafty Endeavour explains and shows how to create these cool easter eggs from string or other threads such as lace. 
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Home schooling resources: a long list but do you know any more to add?
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Here's another great link up if you like sharing recipes and crafts you have created. Join in with Gracie and the others every Monday...
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Early Childhood Educator
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specialising in movement and art
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  • Macquarie University
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    Institute of Early Childhood
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Teacher, writer and editor
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I am a teacher, writer and online editor. I believe in the importance of play in the development of children and have been specialising in this field since 1985.

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Have 5 kids
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I cannot teach anybody anything (REVISITED)
www.early-play.com

I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think. Socrates This really is my basic premise to learning and teaching and it shapes

Ben Hall's Death
bushrangersau.blogspot.com

Ben Hall did most of his bushranging in New South Wales, where he was known as 'Brave Ben Hall'. Between1863 to 1865, Ben Hall and his gang

Earth Day everyday
www.early-play.com

How do we cultivate a life-long love for nature in children living in a world of rapid environmental change? Children appreciate nature if w

Paraskevidekatriaphobia is fear of Friday the 13th
weirdwonderfulworldnews.blogspot.com

Some people are afraid of Friday the 13th. This is weird but it is true. The ancient origins of this irrational fear are cloaked in mystery

Thyroid links
thyroidlinks.synthasite.com

Thyroid disorders information: hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism through reliable thyroid links.

undiagnosed
undiagnosed.synthasite.com

Are you undiagnosed? Here you will find resources and articles and links to help. What can you do if you have medical symptoms but no diagno

Early Childhood
echildhood.synthasite.com

Our Philosophy. Early childhood - 0 to 5 years of age - is the foundation on which children build the rest of their lives. Children develop

Harlish Washshomake (Wolf Necklace) Palouse Chief
www.nativeamericanimages.net

Harlish Washshomake (aka Wolf Necklace) - Palouse - @1890 This Poster avaliable to purchase, Wolf, Palouse Chief - 20x30 Chief Wolf Necklace

Easter Eggs made of string
www.craft-chronicles.com

Alissa from Crafty Endeavour explains and shows how to create these cool easter eggs from string or other threads such as lace. 

Good Quote about a real friend
good-allthingsgood.blogspot.com

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any

Making Monday
linkyparties.blogspot.com

Making Monday at Kitchen Table Art. Share and discover new creative ideas and tasty recipes.

What I Learned Wednesday
linkyparties.blogspot.com

Join in this family orientated link up party each Wednesday as the name implies. You will discover lots of recipes, education, craft and par

Here Comes Peter Cottontail
www.earlyrhymes.com

Here comes Peter Cottontail, Hoppin' down the bunny trail, Hippity, hoppity, Easter's on its way. Bringing every girl and boy Baskets full o

Sleep apnea and fibromyalgia
www.fibrobloggerdirectory.com

Sleep Apnea in Patients With Fibromyalgia: A Growing Concern Patients with fibromyalgia have a tenfold increase in sleep-disordered breathin

Chief Severo and family
www.nativeamericanimages.net

Chief Severo - Aaron Bear - and family @ 1899 of the Ute tribe Original copyright in 1899 by the Detroit Photographic Company.

Rock, Scissors, Paper song
www.earlyrhymes.com

This song incorporates the 3 hand movements of the rock, scissors, paper game. It is great for memory, sequencing and fine motor movements o

ABOUT
www.craft-chronicles.com

Welcome to Craft Chronicles. Hi, I'm Georgie and I am a potter who loves all kinds of craft. I started this site to chronicle some of the am

St Patrick's Day Shamrock templates
earlyplaytemplates.blogspot.com

Saint Patrick's Day is celebrated each year on March 17th, both in Ireland and around the world,by Irish people. Saint Patrick is the patron

St Patrick's Day coloring sheets
earlyplaytemplates.blogspot.com

Dr Odd Primary Games Kids turn Central Kiboomu!

Beautiful birds: colouring sheets
earlyplaytemplates.blogspot.com

All these fabulous coloring sheets are Made by Joel and available at his joyous site or please click on the link below the picture you want