15 August 2014

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wac-2Is it better to be a hippo or a fish? The wonderful animal theme currently in our Prep unit makes me think about how much we can learn from our fellow-creatures. Fish in water are swift and efficient: out of their element they are hopeless. Hippos are buoyant and graceful in water, and tend mainly to wallow and snooze: on land, they are surprisingly speedy, and can easily outrun a human. Overall, hippos are much more versatile than fish and make the most of whatever element they’re in. We hope Glennie girls can be as adaptable as the mighty hippopotamus.

Mrs Wendy Ashley-Cooper
Head of School

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Monday, 20 July 2015
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