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Tagged With: books

Para Usted Q’enqo … For YOU!

Today was a MAGICAL day … we came together to be the best for the world. HOW, you ask? Well, today, the Battalion Park Grade Threes ALL worked toward a COMMON goal … to bring MORE books to the Q’enqo Peru Library. This project has been THREE years in the making. We’ve worked HARD with … Continue reading »

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Icebergs, Change Makers and Building Capacity

 Flickr Photo shared by Quinet Today, we did some brainstorming and THINKING … and this is what we came up with: What does Global mean? Around the world World wide What is a Citizen? A person What is a GLOBAL Citizen? A person in the world What is GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP? A person  who is a … Continue reading »

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Learning How to Build Capacity

  We want the children in Q’enqo to see how much FUN reading can be, so we are going to HELP Mosqoy build CAPACITY! In our last post, A Surprising Library Lesson, we shared some VERY important information about the learning we are ALL doing as we help with the Q’enqo Library Project.  Although our … Continue reading »

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Skyping with our INSPIRATION … Ashli!

On Wednesday, February 1st, 2012, we had the priviledge of connecting with Ashli Akins through the MAGIC of Skype!  Who in the WORLD is Ashli, you may be asking yourselves.  Well, Ashli Akins, and her co-founding partner Sarah Confer, created two Canadian not-for-profit foundations called Mosqoy and The Q’ente Textile Revitalization Society.  What is MOSQOY? … Continue reading »

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Building a Library ACROSS the Globe by Wearing our PAJAMAS!

Did YOU know that there are schools in the world that don’t have LIBRARIES?  They don’t even have BOOKS to be able to put on shelves.  We think that this is heartbreaking.  We can’t IMAGINE what it would be like to go to a school with NO books … because there are probably about a … Continue reading »

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