We are now onto box six of Letterbox Lab and this one included one of the best things I’ve ever made with the children. This sixth box is all called ‘Get Moving’ and contains five experiments. It is a little different to the boxes before in that one or two…

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It will be no surprise to my regular readers that I am keen about encouraging a love of reading in my children and there isn’t a day that goes by when I don’t find all three of them reading a book. We are at the stage of seeing D able…

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On Monday we were participating in a History Fair, set up for Home Educators across Manchester. We had such good fun at the Geography fair in October last year, that I was keen for us to participate again. I think it’s good for the children to see the different approaches…

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Last week saw our first Home Ed event of 2018 – the Toby Carvery Chef school. This was kindly organised by another Home Ed parent and we managed to get a spot on the day. I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect but I was really pleasantly surprised with how…

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I am sure I am not the only person who is busy thinking, sorting and organising at the start of the new year. The changing of the year is a good time to reflect and change the things you want to. Not many things really need to change for us,…

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