At the Shella Library: a sampling of some of the books donated by the FM Foundation in 2010
L to R: Khadija Hafidh, Maimuna Said Omar, Rukia Awadh. The top 3 performing girls at Shella Primary. All 3 said that reading the books donated by the FM Foundation had a significant effect on their academic performance and grades.
Boys of Shella Primary relaxing during a break.
A Standard 8 boy finding a quiet corner to study for the National Exams which start next week.
Although a traditional society, the girls and boys are very outgoing and playful.
Girls at Shella Primary enjoying a break from class.
Standard 8 girls chatting before a review lesson begins for their exams next week.
Heat management: the days can get so hot that keeping cool and hydrating is essentially a survival tactic. Or so I felt at least.