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Year 5 STEM at TTC

Our Year 5s had an amazing, adventurous day at Tendring Technology College.

On Thursday they travelled to TTC’s Frinton campus for a whole day of STEM – science, technology, engineering and maths. 42 more words

Koala challanges, the RET, a caught out government and the red headed step-child

Last week the Federal government’s reduced renewable energy target passed the senate with a vote of 41 to 14. The deal to include native forest ‘waste’ , made possible by including a “wind farm commissioner (?!)”, seems to confirm the government’s low interest in renewable energy. 673 more words


Rounders tournament

A team of nine year 5s and 6s had a fun afternoon at the annual rounders tournament.

Hosted by All Saints Great Oakley on the village playing field, teams from small schools across Tendring competed in heats on two pitches. 30 more words

The Wisdom of Koalas

Born to live a life of sleep,
Not living anymore in the jungles deep.
A fa├žade of cuteness housing fiery instincts.
Deceiving humans among some other things. 52 more words


Will CKPMs fail? - is the Pope a Catholic!

In a week where Pope Francis has, via his environmental encyclical, poured scorn rich countries for their greed and unjustified ‘absolute domination over other creatures’. Bellingen Shire Council has wrapped up its second round of public comments for… 461 more words


Clancy of the You Yangs meets Clancy of the Overflow

Part of the reason I was named Clancy is because that name has a great history in Australia. In 1889 poet Banjo Paterson wrote “Clancy of the Overflow”, a poem about a city dweller dreaming of a life in The Bush. 454 more words


Working Holiday in Melbourne: Markets, Koalas and more...

After a very jet-lagged first week in Melbourne, we have finally got some energy together and our second week has felt much more exciting and been a lot more adventurous. 516 more words