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Tuesday, October 15

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    {RFSP brochure.pdf}
    Who can I contact for more information?
    Justine AlltimesAnna Wilkins at Wilkins
    *Sign up to Wilkins Farago's newsletter for regular updates about Reading for Social Peace projects.
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Sunday, June 23

  1. page home edited ... Refugee Week, 16 - 22nd June 2013 World Peace Day, Saturday 21st September 2013 Peace One D…
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    Refugee Week, 16 - 22nd June 2013
    World Peace Day, Saturday 21st September 2013
    Peace One Day Poetry Project: join 900,000 kids and write poems for Peace!
    Social Inclusion Week, November 2013
    When did the project begin?
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Tuesday, June 18

  1. page 6. Resources for Teachers & Parents edited How to get involved? ... to buy any of the books that would work you for project and get …

    How to get involved?
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    to buy any of the books that would work you for project and get
    Below are teachers' notes for each title and this Wikispace is full of great ideas and projects you could do with kids at home or at school.
    Wilkins Farago would love to hear about your ideas, events and projects so upload them onto our creative pin board
    Teachers' Notes:
    Teachers' Notes for The Bear with the Sword
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  2. page 6. Resources for Teachers & Parents edited How to get involved? ... books and get started! Below are teachers' notes for each title an…

    How to get involved?
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    books and get started!
    Below are teachers' notes for each title and this Wikispace is full of great ideas and projects you could do with kids at home or at school.
    Wilkins Farago would love to hear about your ideas, events and projects so upload them onto our creative pin board
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  3. page 4. The Red Piano edited ... Then, one night, she is caught ... Inspired by the amazing true story of international concer…
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    Then, one night, she is caught ...
    Inspired by the amazing true story of international concert pianist Zhu Xiao-Mei, Andre Leblanc and Barroux’s acclaimed picture book from France poetically relates an extraordinary story of perseverance set against a cataclystic period of history which is, to this day, still shrouded in mystery.
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    performance here... and think about how does
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    you feel? What happensHow does it affect your reading of the story if you
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    the music while looking at the pictures in the story?same time?
    Questions and suggested activities ...
    Zhy Xiao-Mei creates music as a way to combat and fight war and destruction - how can you create art to do the same?
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  4. page 4. The Red Piano edited ... Then, one night, she is caught ... Inspired by the amazing true story of international concer…
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    Then, one night, she is caught ...
    Inspired by the amazing true story of international concert pianist Zhu Xiao-Mei, Andre Leblanc and Barroux’s acclaimed picture book from France poetically relates an extraordinary story of perseverance set against a cataclystic period of history which is, to this day, still shrouded in mystery.
    Listen and watchWatch Zhu Xiao-Mei inspiring performance here -here... and think about how does the music makes you feel? What wouldhappens if you listen to the music look like?while looking at the pictures in the story?
    Questions and suggested activities ...
    Zhy Xiao-Mei creates music as a way to combat and fight war and destruction - how can you create art to do the same?
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  5. page 4. The Red Piano edited ... Then, one night, she is caught ... Inspired by the amazing true story of international concer…
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    Then, one night, she is caught ...
    Inspired by the amazing true story of international concert pianist Zhu Xiao-Mei, Andre Leblanc and Barroux’s acclaimed picture book from France poetically relates an extraordinary story of perseverance set against a cataclystic period of history which is, to this day, still shrouded in mystery.
    Listen and watch Zhu Xiao-Mei inspiring performance here - how does the music feel? What would the music look like?
    Questions and suggested activities ...
    Zhy Xiao-Mei creates music as a way to combat and fight war and destruction - how can you create art to do the same?
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Tuesday, June 4

  1. page 5. Empty Fridge edited ... Create a map of your building or street and find out who your neighbours are. What are their f…
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    Create a map of your building or street and find out who your neighbours are. What are their favourite foods, their hobbies, their dreams?
    Why do you think this book supports social peace?
    Read
    Droughts And Squalls - review of Empty Fridge in The Wall Street Journal
    "Three tales for young readers of scarcity and endurance. Meghan Cox Gurdon reviews Melanie Crowder's "Parched," Jennifer E. Smith and Brett Helquist's "The Storm Makers" and Gaetan Doremus's "Empty Fridge.
    Why not make a quiche at home to share with family, friends and neighbours?"

    Watch a video of Emma Baker from the State Library of Victoria reading Empty Fridge at Story Time; offering manly inspirational ideas of how to be creative with the book...
    Making book props and cook the recipe with the characters as you go through the story...
    Research food related songs, facts, stories... (the vegemite song)
    Teachers' Notes for Empty Fridge
    Droughts And Squalls - review of Empty Fridge in The Wall Street Journal
    "Three tales for young readers of scarcity and endurance. Meghan Cox Gurdon reviews Melanie Crowder's "Parched," Jennifer E. Smith and Brett Helquist's "The Storm Makers" and Gaetan Doremus's "Empty Fridge.
    Why not make a quiche at home to share with family, friends and neighbours?"
    Bake!
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    Research food related songs, facts, stories... (the vegemite song)
    Teachers' Notes for Empty Fridge
    WhyDroughts And Squalls - review of Empty Fridge in The Wall Street Journal
    "Three tales for young readers of scarcity and endurance. Meghan Cox Gurdon reviews Melanie Crowder's "Parched," Jennifer E. Smith and Brett Helquist's "The Storm Makers" and Gaetan Doremus's "Empty Fridge.
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    not make
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    friends and neighbours?neighbours?"
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    World Environment Day, Wednesday 5th June 2013
    Reading for Social Peace: Marketplace of Ideas, Monday 17th June, Thursday 20th June, Friday 22nd June
    Marketplace{Market Place of Ideas Postcard 2013.pdf}
    Refugee Week, 16 - 22nd June 2013
    World Peace Day, Saturday 21st September 2013
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