Tag: cambodia

Miss Lynch – a teacher’s experience in Cambodia

Introducing Miss Lynch My name is Miss Lynch and I have been a school teacher for twelve years. I have taught children of all ages, from nursery up to year six and have worked in leadership for several years. I am very passionate about supporting all children to achieve their full and individual potential, through… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Saturday October 24th

Today we went to a village about 15 minutes’ drive from Siem Reap. There are about 40 children in the village, but they have invited children from surrounding villages too, so about 100 children go to the project. Care for Cambodia, the charity that works with Edukid, have raised money for a school building for… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Friday October 23rd

Another early start! The hotel made us packed breakfasts and we got on the minibus to a village in the Oddor Meanchey province. There were 17 of us in a 15 seater mini bus, it was seriously hot! When we arrived the children were all standing waiting for us. They have their extra lessons in… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Thursday October 22nd

Today we woke up really at 6 to get the bus to Siem Reap. The city is about 400 km north of Phnom Penh and took around 7 hours! I had a good sleep on the bus and wrote my blog for Tuesday and Wednesday! We stopped at a service station that had little huts… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Tuesday October 20th

Today we went to Srey Da’s village about 20km North of Phnom Penh. About 15 years ago their village was destroyed by a fire. They were moved to another village that was separated into lots and they all had their own bit of land. There were no trees for shelter and no water, so it… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Monday 19th October

We arrived in Cambodia last night. It was very hot and very busy driving through Phnom Penh and  I was really excited when we got to our hotel which is lovely. I have a king sized bed to myself! Today we met Johnny at the Care For Cambodia’s base. We met Srey da too, she… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Sunday 18th October

We have arrived in Cambodia! We stopped in Bangkok for 2 days to visit friends. We ate lots of Thai food, and visited some amazing temples. My three words to describe Bangkok are hot, overwhelming and busy! It is a city of contrasts. There are brand new buildings next to ancient temples, there are really rich… Read more »

Cambodia trip – Alice’s blog

  Friday 9th October- UK…. My name is Alice and I am 10. Soon I will be flying to Cambodia with Edukid. I will keep a blog every day to let people know about the things that I see and think and feel. Edukid helps children to go to school. I first learnt about the charity when… Read more »