Spelen met taal

Spelen met taal

Met een groepje spelen we met taal. De eerste week maken we een mindmap. Wat is je doel, heb je ideeën of voorkeuren? Wat doen we vandaag, wat wil je komende keren doen? Het levert kleurrijke ideeën op: poëzie, een schoolkrant maken, een blog schrijven, mijn boek...
Dit is geen geweldloze school

Dit is geen geweldloze school

‘Ik vind het een rotschool. Jullie hebben me allemaal mooie plaatjes voorgespiegeld, maar er is niets van waar. Het is geen geweldloze school, ik leer hier helemaal niets en nu mag ik niet eens op mijn telefoon’. Een geweldloze school. Hij is niet de enige die...
We got a trampoline!

We got a trampoline!

Thursday Marieke and a student were missing from LIFE! Where had they gone? We (a small group upstairs) knew of course. We were anxious for their return. Why was it taking so long? Well, waiting takes long… When they came in sight how could we do anything but...
A new school year

A new school year

LIFE! started again! I was looking forward to it. There are a lot more children now and it can’t go unnoticed. The circle was really funny. There were a bunch of cakes on the table and right when the circle started someone asked when we were allowed to eat those....
Inspection

Inspection

It was an odd day because inspection came. But unfortunately I hardly noticed. Unfortunately because I had hoped that they’d also talk to the students. I think that it would give more clarity about why it’s so important that schools like this exist. I would have loved...
Refugees visit

Refugees visit

Mmmmmm, when I look back on this day I immediately think of delicious food. I was so surprised when I heard that there were refugees at school! Because I already had the idea to file a motion about that sometime. So I quickly went to them. They were two women and a...