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Leeds Children's Mayor nominee
31 July 2019 (by admin rawdon123 (admin))
Proud to announce our school nominee for the Leeds Children's Mayor - VOTE NOW!
We are very proud to see Olivia make it to the final 12 in the election for the Leeds Children's Mayor.
"Everyone is equal day"
My aim would for all children; no matter what their differences or disabilities, to get along and be kind to each other. I would organise a special day called “Everyone is Equal” where children and adults who have disabilities come and talk about how it affects their lives. I would arrange activities for the children to try such as goalball, learning sign language and braille.
How my idea will make a difference:
My idea will stop children with a disability feeling different or left out because during “Everyone is equal” day the other children will find out what it is I like to have a disability and have a better understanding of how it affects others. They will realise no matter what your disability, everyone is equal.
Is it a low cost/no cost idea and can children be involved in it?
My low cost / no cost idea is to hold a special “everyone is equal” day where people will visit schools to talk about their disabilities, I would also hold a second hand book sale, the money raised will go to Leeds Cares, which supports Leeds Children’s Hospital. The money will make a difference in supporting children and their disabilities.
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