I shared our first nature walk as part of the Exploring Nature with Children (ENWC) curriculum last week. You can read it here. This week the theme is minibeasts – so here is how our nature walk went today. Preparations I’ll admit, the idea of hunting out bugs does not,…

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As I wrote earlier in the week, we are working our way through the Exploring Nature with Children (ENWC) curriculum. Here I share the activities we have undertaken as part of of week 1 – seed dispersal. Nature Walk We went to our place of choice and had a lovely…

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As I wrote a week or two ago, we are going to be (attempting) to follow the Exploring Nature with Children curriculum (ENWC) across this academic year. I am reasonably good at getting out and about with the children, but I know that setting myself a target of going out…

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The weekend before last, Damian and my Dad were doing some repointing work to the side of our house, so I took the children for a walk around Reddish Vale to get them out of the house and to stop them from ‘helping’ too much! Reddish Vale is a place…

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I wrote in my Home Ed plans that we would be using the Letterbox Lab to cover off some of our science learning. Letterbox Lab are a subscription box service and they promise to deliver innovative science kits complete with full colour illustrated instructions and everything you need to have…

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