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June is Tune Up Time

Choosing to speak or write the ‘wrong’ word can be catastrophic.

Choosing to speak or write the ‘incorrect’ word can be confusing.

I know which mistake I’d prefer to make.

May is Decision Making Month

The Caravan Schoolhouse Agrees with That Decision Making Choices. Problem Solving. Decision Traps.   EVERY DAY THERE’S AN OPPORTUNITY TO IMPROVE THE WHAT YOU DO,

My Diary for This Time

New Times. New Diary Style. I’m going Visual. Sketching. Rich Pictures. Doodles. Any and all of the above … BECAUSE my diary is full of poems.

380 Pages = 380 Decisions

JenMR Watch Jennie Jo’s YouTube Channel YouTube started out as a distraction, a toy, a long time ago. Watch Her videos I love online learning.

Feast on East

GOOD NEWS GRANNY JEN’s FIRST Feast on East MARKET STALL 24th JUNE 2019 Granny Jen is Missing Children’s Picture Book Local Author Pictures from local

Doing a Mr Christian

Mr christian Mr Christian is the villain in the ‘Granny Jen is Missing’. story He is having a very bad day – telling lies, tricking

fun way to show main ideas in a story
A book about bullying helping kids of all ages understand this serious issue. With inspiring characters who prove "you can't let the world happen. You can stand out."
jenniferpaints with studio agnes
Artists Matter @ Studio Agnes, part of JMR's Footsteps and Footprints project
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June is Tune Up Time

The Caravan Schoolhouse Agrees with That

Decision Making

Choices. Problem Solving. Decision Traps.

 

EVERY DAY THERE’S AN OPPORTUNITY TO IMPROVE THE WHAT YOU DO, and THE HOW YOU DO IT

 

Black white image girl imploringMAKE A LIST – START …. now

Simple sayings you remember about Decision Making.

 

 

 

8 of My Personal Favourites

 

1. cause and effect – coffee and cream!

2. you make a choice and you take your chances, or

3. you make a choice and wait expectantly/quietly/in the next state 🙂

4. think, then do

5. measure twice, cut once

 

6. only look behind to ensure you’re not going back there

 

7. decision making is a game, I can master it

8. be kind, be aware, be decisive.

Newsletter focus June:
Making Your Words Count

 

 

Story Telling - A Noble Pursuit

Sharing a Dangerous Video

  • I was very apprehensive. Outing yourself a different, not healthy even, and definitely not perfect is dangerous. Especially is you have work colleagues.
  • I felt brave, and  imagined I’d been very open and transparent. Truth is, that’s not correct.

The Decisions I had to Make, and my Secret Weapon.Be Mindful poster

1. reveal I suffered from multiple incurable diseases that impact on every moment of my life

2. I hate that!

3. But I love life.

Play Video

When I created and shared this video I thought I was being very open, and quite brave. Revealing your differences in a workplace can be devastating. Being isolated and ignored are some of the good options! Almost.

Until then, check these out

Parents = Decision Makers

Tasks for parents: count the numbers of decision you make in a single today.

Summary chart - parents making decisions
Oral Story Telling Activity

Every Day

Print this out and put on the fridge. It’s a great sequence that helps kids master self control.

Career Guideline

An oldie, but a goodie. If you want your performance can be amazing always remember to Listen First.

Come meet my animal teachers

Every one can learn. Teachers aren’t always in classrooms. Everyone can be (could be) a teacher.

Kangaroo

Great Listeners, and observers

image of cows near fence in paddock

Cows

Be Brave. Be Yourself. Whatever the consquences,

Granny Jenissing emu picture

emus

Walk away if its the right thing to do

Doing a Mr Christian

rooster

Lead the way, if you know youcan

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June is Tune Up Time

Choosing to speak or write the ‘wrong’ word can be catastrophic.

Choosing to speak or write the ‘incorrect’ word can be confusing.

I know which mistake I’d prefer to make.

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May is Decision Making Month

The Caravan Schoolhouse Agrees with That Decision Making Choices. Problem Solving. Decision Traps.   EVERY DAY THERE’S AN OPPORTUNITY TO IMPROVE THE WHAT YOU DO,

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My Diary for This Time

New Times. New Diary Style. I’m going Visual. Sketching. Rich Pictures. Doodles. Any and all of the above … BECAUSE my diary is full of poems.

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380 Pages = 380 Decisions

JenMR Watch Jennie Jo’s YouTube Channel YouTube started out as a distraction, a toy, a long time ago. Watch Her videos I love online learning.

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