Learning about Forces and Motion

Today was the day of the Home Education Science Fair. We have now participated in a few of these fairs and I always find them such fantastic events and ones that are so good for the children. They enjoy sharing their work, as well as seeing what their friends have…

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Geomags Mechanics Gravity Shoot & Catch : Review

This advertorial contains affiliate links Last month Damian and I made sure to have a bit of 1-1 time with the older children – Damian and Daniel headed off for a cafe trip one morning, and the next day I took Emma to the town centre to choose a gift…

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Brick Building 101 – Inspiring Young Minds

As we are so very fortunate to have a steady stream of new books, the children know to leave the books on the ‘white box’ in our living room, which doubles as my ‘to review’ pile. However, one book arrived that I didn’t even get chance to look at; only…

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Lots of fun with Letterbox Lab

For some reason I forgot to write up last month’s letterbox lab so I will write up the last two together – I think these are boxes eight and nine. We really enjoyed doing these two boxes and I liked that they followed on from each other, so I was…

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How we use the Sassafras Guide to Zoology

I’ll readily admit that I like having a structure to our days and having things to work through. This doesn’t necessarily mean that I have a timetable of things we *have* to do at any given point, more I like having something pre-prepared that I can pick up and just…

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