Category Archives: Classroom Learning Stories

Many Kids – Not Enough Laptops

Join Our Campaign: Our goal is to provide 120 devices to Hands of Charity Programs. Who knew that from every corner of these hill towns children emerge and the schools are overflowing. This was where we landed 6 years ago. … Continue reading

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Gabon Maze

Small Solutions Big Ideas Connect Kids February vacation program was introducing simple games to our students.  Mazes are early games that children play, and also a favorite in the Sugar XO Activities that our students in Kenya have been using … Continue reading

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Powerful Ideas

POWERFUL IDEAS The COMPUTER is the Proteus of machines. Its essence is its universality, its power to simulate. Does the Computer Program the Child or the Child Program the computer? “You can’t think about thinking without thinking about thinking about … Continue reading

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Words and Our XO Laptops Meet the Challenge of Schools Isolated by Poor Roads

Kids of Butonge primary in xo session whereby they used write sugar lab activity to write stories on why they should keep the environment clean and green. In the stories typed, we had issues like reduction of communicate diseases that … Continue reading

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Marketplace Center : Kids Won’t Leave – Numbers are Growing

Bonaventure Masika sitting recharging the laptops is the leader of the teaching team – a growing group. From 1st of December 2012 to 15 December 2012, we have been averagely dealing with 40 kids in our centre daily from Monday … Continue reading

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DECEMBER WORK OLPC/HOC BUNGOMA.CHILDREN AND YOUTHS CONTINUE TO SMILE

OLPC BUNGOMA HANDS OF CHARITY TEAM  HOLIDAY SESSIONS AT THE MARKET CENTER BUKOKHOLO From 1st of December 2012 to 15 December 2012, we have been averagely dealing with 40 kids in our centre daily from Monday to Saturday every week. … Continue reading

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XO Laptops? What are they? Kids Role Plays

These students and their teacher Bonaventure Masika have done a great job dramatizing the XO laptop for Kenyan kids. http://youtu.be/-ip8UP4RtTs http://youtu.be/dNZ8e_Lsnk8

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XO Laptops at Math Camp

Math Camp in Kisumu Brings XO Laptop Kids Together with Kids from Other Parts of Kenya:  all having fund with Math and the XO laptops 12/08/2012-Sunday It was a great day for xo club members representatives to visit Kisumu city … Continue reading

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Salisbury Boys and Girls Club XO Club

A Letter from A Member of the XO Club in Salisbury at the Boys and Girl’s Club to Bukokholo, Butonge and Kibeu kids. Hi my name is  Olivia and I’m telling you about Salisbury in Salisbury there is a lot … Continue reading

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OLPC REPORTS OF THE CONTINUING WORK OF XO LAPTOP PROJECT IN BUNGOMA COUNTY HANDS OF CHARITY

OLPC HOC REPORTS OF WORK COVERERD BUNGOMA COUNTY   10-13/03/2012 – Hands of Charity Organisation  in collaboration with Small Solutions in US have kept touch with children in the village in Bungoma County Kenya supporting the youth and children who … Continue reading

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