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... think this could work better as I will have much more time to actually do something with them. Teach them something and then do an activity. Or I can do anything else really, I have a feeling that the teachers will not be giving me much guidance, which is okay too, as I have some lessons/ideas I can re-use from other schools. I can also try some games with the kids that will get them talking. I think we can have a lot of fun, at least with a couple of ...
... first room where he showed us how the rope was made, with a demonstration on a “machine” that was used in the past.
First we learned that a specific plant was cultivated all over France, or at least in this area and was sent to the Corderie Royale using the Charente of course. The plant was then softened up and they started to “spin it into rope”, think of the way the sheep’s wool is spun into wool. Once they ...
... it will be in August, then back to France.
The cool thing is, one of my wonderful colleagues’ (Lydia)
husband has been a carpenter rebuilding Hermione. How cool is that to be a part
of this history? Lydia, her husband Ambroise and their family will be flying to
Halifax where Ambroise will be part of the team sailing her back to France in
August….of course Lydia and their son will be flying back to France. How ...
... will be going out for Chinese/Asian food next time we do something.
On top of those two “events” to look forward to, my teacher in Courcon has an old assistant coming back from Australia to visit next week and she said she’d invite me over for a visit. As well as another teacher inviting me over to her house the Wednesday evening before our vacation in February, then I will go to school with her the Thursday morning.
I hope I ...
... chance to sell the ‘aires’ to Paul was fading fast.
After a few glasses of wine we decided to have an early night and try to forget the mayhem that was happening outside as people were arriving and leaving all night……by the next morning Paul agreed that he hadn’t had that much fun in a car park since he was seventeen…..I think I may be forgiven ;0)
Total miles so far….. ...