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By Author: Karen Player

What's in the Box - Journey home

I travelled over 3000km in 10 days visited a couple of hundred students from 6 schools. It was great to get home to start planning the next visit. 

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 16 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Finley High School

Finley High School was the last school on my journey just under an hour from Deniliquin

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 16 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Deniliquin South Public School

After a few wrong turns and a call to the school office I finally arrived at Deniliquin South Public School.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 10 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Conargo Public School

Just a short drive on a long straight road north of Deniliquin I arrived at Conargo Public School.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 10 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Bunnaloo Public School

Bunnaloo Public school was the next stop on my regional NSW trip.  Travelling through the Riverina Bunnaloo is about 60knm west of Deniliquin.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 10 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Buronga Public School

Day 5 of my regional NSW trip has brought me to Buronga Public School on the mighty Murray River across the river from Mildura.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 08 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Clare Public School

First stop on my regional school visit after travelling 1100km in 3 days was Clare Public School, one of the most remote Public Schools in NSW 

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 07 Jun 2010

What's in the Box - Outside the Museum

I don't get out of the Box to visit many schools because Museum in a Box keeps me very busy in Sydney, so when the opportunity arose I jumped at the chance to visit some regional schools.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 24 May 2010

What's in the Box - Minibeast Magnified

The Museum in a Box®  - Insects contains collecting equipment and material to conduct minibeast surveys in the school grounds.  To test out all the equipment and activities we visited students at Ermington Public School.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 20 May 2010

Video Conferencing

Video conferencing has started again for 2010.  Schools can access the Museum's collections and staff through a series of video conferences.  

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 06 Apr 2010