Yesterday we had the privilege of witnessing some extraordinary community engagement when we visited Mary Brooksbank School. Volunteers from the local area NAB branches and Paul Thornton, their Regional Executive, lent a helping hand to build SEATs with students with special needs. We laughed, we cried, we formed special friendships. The S.E.A.T Project was funded by the generous support of … [Read more...]
a hive of engineering activity!
"Working in collaborative teams of two or three, each group eagerly commenced construction of their SEAT last week. Students were immediately engaged in solving problems, negotiating solutions, collaborating as a team and interpreting the instruction sheet contained with their SEAT Kit. Our Centre for Innovation and Creativity quickly became a hive of engineering activity, hands-on problem … [Read more...]
This SEAT is a softie!
The teachers and children of Class J1 & J2 from Holroyd School Merrylands built and decorated this unique cushioned SEAT for a comfy place to sit and read! The money raised from their SEAT auction will be used to purchase rubber rain boots for the children in Grande Ttio, Peru. They have already raised money for fresh food and undies! Read their stories. What S.E.A.T Project meant to … [Read more...]
Poised for action!
The S.E.A.T Project at Masada College has aroused much curiosity about the ‘butterfly effect’. Their SEATs currently sit in the Year 6 classroom – poised for action! … [Read more...]
Thanks for having us!
Thanks for having us, Rotary North Sydney! S.E.A.T Project paid a visit to the Rotary Club of North Sydney. They were keen to know how they could join in on SEAT's butterfly effect. … [Read more...]
Magical people who help us
The students of Class J2 from Holroyd School Merrylands built and decorated this SEAT for "a magical person who visits our school and work with us everyday." SEAT recipient: Larissa - speech pathologist. Why we chose her: Larissa is an outstanding therapist that shares her expertise and resources so kindly with our staff and students in J2 to make our world a happy place. Builders & … [Read more...]