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About ofamily

Home educating family based in the UK. We try to make learning fun

Pride and Prejudice pages from Twinkl

One of the books that my daughter choose to read this year was Pride and Prejudice, she is already a huge Jane Austen fan and desperately wanted to look at one of her books in more detail. Pride and Prejudice … Continue reading

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Knowledge Encyclopedia Human Body

We love the Knowledge Encyclopedia range from DK and this one – The Human Body is brilliant. I bought if for my daughter and she has read and re-read it multiple times. She requested a book all about the human … Continue reading

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UK and Europe Geography for KS2

When it comes to Geography we normally cover the topics together (my son is in year 5 and my daughter is in year 8) and it works really well. My youngest has jumped right in and done Rivers, Erosion, Biomes, … Continue reading

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Starting Non Fiction Writing

I had this wonderful plan that while the kids had a weeks break from home education (the more structured side) I was going to use the extra time to create a set of Non-Fiction activities. I wanted to create some … Continue reading

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KS3 Maths Catch-up Books

I spend a ridiculous amount of time searching online for resources, reading reviews and comparing different items. The main reason is a hate buying a book and then it arrives and it ends up just sitting there not being used. … Continue reading

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