5 Books About the Natural World To Fall In Love With

Over the last month or two, we have been very spoilt with some fabulous books arriving with us to review – including some beautiful books all about different aspects of the natural world which the children and I have fallen in love with. I wanted to share out five favourites…

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The Best Dinosaur Books for Kids

The next mini-project that the children will be undertaking is one all about dinosaurs. They haven’t yet chosen the dinosaur(s) they’ll study, but this last week we have been digging out our favourite dinosaur-themed books to take a look and decide what they’ll focus their projects on this time. I…

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Earning our WWF Badges

Over the last month or two, I have seen other home educating families sharing some of the things that they have been doing to earn the WWF youth badges.  It has been on my list of things to do with the children for a while now, but we had been…

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The Curiositree : Human World Review

The Curiositree details itself as a ‘visual compendium of Wonders from Human History’ and it certainly lives up to this! It’s one of those books that you can’t help but leaf through –  it’s from Wide Eyed Editions so is the type of beauty and incredible presentation that is so…

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Early Chapter Books for Vociferous Readers

My eldest has reached that stage where he can’t help but read – every spare moment is taken up with reading, and that is not an exaggeration. He will read from the moment he wakes up to the moment he falls asleep. It makes me sad, in some ways, that…

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