The students of Classes J19 & S18 from Holroyd School Merrylands 'buddied up' to build and decorate this gorgeous sparkly butterfly SEAT. What S.E.A.T Project meant to them: “I like making it with my buddy”, “I liked using the hammers”, “good work with my friend”. SEAT recipient: Each SEAT will be auctioned and money raised will be donated to the Westmead Children’s Hospital. Why we … [Read more...]
students come & go, but SEATs remain!
The S.E.A.T Project provided an opportunity for students to work together on a meaningful project that has many assessable outcomes both social and academic. The students were engaged by the hands-on activity as well as the background story and relevance to real life. The S.E.A.T Project education program provided a variety of teaching and learning opportunities for our students with challenging … [Read more...]
Yr 9 created their Own Children’s Book
"We worked on the S.E.A.T Project with a group of Year 9 students in our English classes. After an introduction to the Project, watching the online videos and discussion about our options, we used the SEAT story as a prompt in a Children’s Literature Unit. The Year 9 students ended up creating their own children’s book. Students enjoyed the story about the little stool who learnt how special he … [Read more...]