You can change the world by changing your trip to school!
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 25, 2012 at 15:42 — No Comments
Meg McKinlay’s book sings of the joys of discovery. A family car breaks down and soon their journey to school transforms altogether. This is perfect for classroom activities - see teaching notes here. Has your school got copies? …Continue
Interested in attending Our TravelSmart Celebration Wednesday December 5?
Just by posting a photo and some text about what your school is doing in the TravelSmart realm - you will go in the running to win a full day of paid relief.
Entries close this Friday November 9.
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 25, 2012 at 15:00 — No Comments
Red carpet treatment complete with paparazzi action and applause starred at the Hulbert St Sustainability Fiesta last weekend thanks to Rebecca Prince-Ruiz and the Fremantle BUG (bicycle user group). By late Sunday the bike racks were jam packed full! These photos feature Melville SHS teacher Heath Adams on duty and appear thanks to …Continue
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 25, 2012 at 14:00 — No Comments
This week we finished our banner entries and we posted them off to be made into a banner. We should have it back at the start of next term. We also made lots of posters to advertise today's TravelSmart Day and displayed them around the school.
Added by Coolbinia PS on September 21, 2012 at 13:01 — No Comments
We held a best dressed bike competition today as part of our TravelSmart Day for Term 3. We had 36 entries. We gave first, second and third prizes for years 1-3 and yrs 4-7. All K/PP entries received a pencil, eraser and badge. The pictures show some of the team doing the judging and a few of the entries.
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 21, 2012 at 10:46 — No Comments
Gorgeous story and images at Fast Company and Co ExistContinue
You can see and learn about Big Judy and Her Bike in real life at the Picasso to Warhol MOMA exhibit. …Continue
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 16, 2012 at 11:59 — No Comments
San Francisco have seen a 71% increase in cycling over the last 5 years and have a 20% of trips goal by 2020. Many great ideas from the City planners and community development here:…
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 13, 2012 at 17:30 — No Comments
Hey everyone - I just discovered Wordle today! It is a great webtool that in 15 seconds can convert a document/blog or any text into a fun graphic like above.
The example I created used the text from a…Continue
The whole school community at St. Augustine's has been great in getting behind the STride to School program we are piloting this term. Every Wednesday and Friday we record how many students and parents walk, ride or scooter to school.…Continue
Before commencing our STride to School program we ran a poster competiton to promote the idea. There were many wonderful entries but only three made it through to the final stages and in the end we decided to make them all into posters to promote the Walk to School Wednesday and Fume Free Friday…Continue
Book Velo-City by local author Deb Mayrhofer looks pretty cool!
Added by Emma Jack (TravelSmart) on September 7, 2012 at 15:26 — No Comments