Earlier this week we attended a STEM fair. It’s the third ‘fair’ we have attended now having previously attended a Geography fair and a history fair.  I’d asked the children what they wanted to do their project on, and they were keen to look at electricity. D has a snap…

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One of the questions I get asked when talking about Home Ed is ‘is it expensive’ or how do I find the time to research things and create resources for the children. Like anything, Home Education can be as expensive as you wish to make it, and there really is…

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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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We are starting to get into the Christmas mood here at the Let them be Small house and this means, of course, that we are now starting to get stuck into the Christmas books. We have a good selection of Christmas books up in the loft and I’ll bring them…

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One of the things that I am always conscious of is ‘dead time’. Having the three children means that, inevitably, one of them is waiting for the other(s) to finish a group or similar. We seem to have the most dead time on a Friday at Gymnastics when Miss E…

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