The start of the new school term in January saw us become official home educators – up until this point D was under Compulsory School Age (CSA) and so we weren’t legally required to provide an education.  CSA kicks in the term after a child’s fifth birthday, so for us…

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The weekend before last we have a flurry of snow on the Saturday evening – the children were enthralled by it. Mr D has seen snow before and been out walking in it, I suspect Miss E doesn’t recall the snow so much! They stood on the windowsill watching the…

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As I mentioned in a post last week, I am looking at a theme of ‘People who help us’ with the children this month. When I have worked on themes like this, the children have both really enjoyed it and I find it helps me to think of a range…

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Firstly, apologies for being tardy with getting this post written. The time seems to escape me these days with one thing and another. As a quick reminder, our theme for October was space – our week one and week two activities are linked. I have been surprised at just how…

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I have written before about the fact that D and E are at home, with me and not in nursery. Whilst I am confident that they learn all that they need to at the moment through play and the such, I am also keen to start to theme some of…

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