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Day 14: Reflections on Uganda

We’re sat in Fort Portal, nearing the end of our Ugandan adventure.  This is an opportunity to pause for breath, drink a Nile and take stock of what has been a real life-changing experience. There is obvious impact from the Changing Classrooms … Continue reading

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Uganda Day 10: 2019

Resorting back to my usual French toast at Tembo for breakfast this morning, I was ready for a busy day ahead at Kafuro.  Ronnie drove Paul and I (very smoothly, the complete opposite to Joffrey) to Kafuro. Shakilah met us at … Continue reading

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Uganda Day 9: 2019

This morning I was so excited for breakfast at Tembo, pancakes with golden syrup, but I had to settle for pancakes with lemon once we discovered an army of ants had got into the golden syrup. I needn’t have worried … Continue reading

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Uganda Day 7: 2019

After a quicker than normal visit to Tembo this morning for breakfast, myself, Steve, Ashlea and the CM sports coaches set off to Kafuro Primary School for my first visit. When we arrived, we were greeted by Stephen Thembo, the headteacher, … Continue reading

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Sanitation work begins at Kafuro

The money raised by Liss pupils to improve sanitation at Kafuro Primary School has already been put to good use. Yesterday, workers from Sanitation Africa arrived at the school and today they began the work of draining and upgrading the … Continue reading

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Liss tomato plants keep on growing

Mr Stanley has been regularly watering the Liss tomato plants and they are thriving in the warm weather we currently have at school. Some of the plants are coming into flower so it will not be long until we have … Continue reading

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Cooking Ugandan – style meals

Today Liss children in Yr 6 created their own Ugandan-style meals in groups. The children used a range of ingredients that they had tasted the previous week, but also used water melon, pineapple and rice. The children worked very hard … Continue reading

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Ugandan – style food tasting

At Liss, as we approach the end of our Uganda topic, we set the children a design technology task – to plan and make a Ugandan – style meal. Before the children can do this, they have to taste Ugandan … Continue reading

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Liss Weather Station data

After a couple of years with technical problems, the Liss weather station is now providing perfect data. You can access the weather data by scrollin down to the bottom of the blog page for the latest updates.

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Athletic success at Liss Junior School

Greetings to all of our friends in Uganda. I am writing to let you know of some great athletic achievement from a Liss pupil, Toby. Toby was one of the Liss pupils who competed in the South East Hampshire Cross … Continue reading

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