Parnell District School pupils working on paper-cutting during an arts-and-crafts event

It’s not every day that a dragon is saved by schoolchildren, but that’s exactly what happened at Parnell District School in August.

Five hundred pupils at the school came together to take part in the “Great Dragon Challenge”, an imaginatively framed effort to get students engaged in Chinese arts and crafts.

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Jonathan Carson in Tacloban

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Anne Melkiau in front of the Union Buildings in Pretoria

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Performers at the 2013 Auckland Diwali Festival

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