Letterbox Lab – Up in the Air

We have had a real STEM month this month with our STEM fair and other things and I thought I’d already shared details of box seven from Letterbox Lab but I realised I hadn’t! We did this box at the beginning of this month and it brought with it the…

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Red Alert! A Charity Coffee Morning

Last weekend the children had an early bath so we all came downstairs to spend an hour reading before heading to bed. The children are a little spoilt with new books as we receive a steady supply through the post, but one that D spotted straight away was Red Alert!…

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STEM Fair & Electricity Project

Earlier this week we attended a STEM fair. It’s the third ‘fair’ we have attended now having previously attended a Geography fair and a history fair.  I’d asked the children what they wanted to do their project on, and they were keen to look at electricity. D has a snap…

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One Third Stories : Module 1 Review

A week or so ago I wrote about the first box in the first module of the One Third Stories subscription box. I really like the One Third Stories boxes, and I think it’s a superb way of learning vocabulary. The boxes in the first module focus on different areas…

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Back to Nature with The Halle

Earlier this week the oldest two and I headed to a schools performance at the Bridgewater Hall. This was organised by another home educator and it was a really good opportunity to see the Halle Orchestra play. I’ve only been to the Bridgewater Hall once before, and that was for…

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