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Cherbourg kids power up by breaking language down

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Children's learning is booming in Cherbourg because of a new teaching method.

Many of its youngsters speak home language with a different grammar structure to the standard Australian English they're hit with when they start school.

Don't believe me?

Well, if I said "dem ova der em looka dat diddy orse" you'd know what it meant...

 

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Last Updated on Thursday, 13 September 2012 12:57

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Students receive prestigious award for excellence

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Four Koori and Torres Strait Islander students are among 34 NSW secondary public school students who have been recognised with a Minister's Award for Excellence in Student Achievement today.

Desmond Cannings (Keira High School), Tamika Briggs (Campbelltown Performing Arts High School), Alex Johnston (Endeavour Sports High School in...

 

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Last Updated on Thursday, 13 September 2012 12:56

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