Hallowe’en Fine Motor Skills Sensory Tub

We aren’t big into Hallowe’en here – it’s one of those things that I just don’t ‘get’. I don’t really understand the fascination with the whole thing. The children carve pumpkins with my parents each year, but that is about as Hallowe’en ish as we get here. That said, I…

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Helping Children Understand the Importance of Bees

This is a collaborative post I have written a few times about the children’s endless fascination with bees. When we visited Snowdonia back in early May we went to The Ugly House and, whilst there, we learnt more about bees and got to spot a few out in the bee…

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My 5 Must Have Resources for Little Language Learners

Having taken a gamble last autumn to join a Spanish learning group with the children, I am ever more convinced of the benefits of learning a language at a young age. Children are like sponges and the best time for learning a language is when doing so is easy –…

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Easy Table Top Science : Bubbling Brew

Last week I had my cousin’s little boy round for a few hours and it wasn’t long before he, and Mr D declared that they wanted to do some science experiments – it was a bit short notice so I opted for some easy table top science with some bubbling…

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Super Simple Colour Mixing Experiment

Yesterday you may have spotted a video on my Facebook and Instagram pages of the children doing a simple colour mixing experiment. This was really easy to set up and the children had a lot of fun with this and spent a good while playing and experimenting away. To do…

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