Monthly Archives: July 2012

Uganda – Day 9

I woke up at my usual time of 6.30am and made straight for the bathroom where I had my morning shower. For those of you in the UK reading this, it involves standing in the bath filling up a 1.5 … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 8

Today was mega early start as we had to leave for Bukorwe, which was two and a half hours to the south. We were due to get up at 5.30am, but Rebecca woke me at four as she had heard … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 7

It was another early start today as Rebecca and I were going on a guided walk along with the Ugandan teachers. We were met by Julius, one of the rangers, who took us out on a cloudy, but humid morning. … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 6

Uganda Day 6 really starts on Uganda Day 5. We had all been up late talking and laughing, but the girls had gone to bed. When Stu and I eventually turned in we discovered that are room had been invaded … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 5

I know that it’s a cliché, but today was another amazing day. After rising at 6.20am and a breakfast of malarone, banana and cereal bar, Tara and I set off for our respective schools. There were lots of exams happening … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 4

Today has been another very busy day. I was up just after 6.00am after a good night’s sleep. Stu and Rebecca were off to Bukorwe while Tara had her malarone (anti – malaria tablet) ground up at the safari lodge. … Continue reading

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Uganda – Day 3

Today was our first day in school. Tara and Rebecca went to Katunguru, Stu went out into the bush with rangers from the UWA while I headed off to Kafuro with Tadeo, a driver from the UWA and Janet, a … Continue reading

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Uganda Day 2

Another eventful day. After a good night’s sleep at the Sun Beach Resort Hotel, Stu and I were up early (6.50am) and wandered into town in order to find a razor for me (the one we eventually found must’ve been … Continue reading

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Citizenship Award

We welcomed Keith Eccott to today’s assembly to present the Citizenship Shield to this year’s winner Katie Ball. The award was established initially by former teacher Laura Simmons, when she left for a new life with her family in Ireland … Continue reading

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What we are doing in the Lower School. Monday 9th July 2012.

Olympic Fortnight.  This week is the start of the second of our Olympic Fortnights. This is two weeks of work where all our learning has an Olympic theme. We are once again enhancing the children’s learning by giving them experiences … Continue reading

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