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About ofamily

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

Year 9 Maths Practice Books

This year we are working through the third stage of the KS3 Mastering Mathematics series from Hodder Education, which includes using a text book and a practice book. It is the first time we have used this range and I … Continue reading

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Our Favourite Primary Non-Fiction Books

One of the questions I am always asked is – “what are your must have books?” And in all honesty I am wary of that question for the simple reason that there are just so many amazing books out there … Continue reading

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CGP Year 6 Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Workbook

We tried one of the CGP Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling workbooks for the first time last year and I must admit both my son and I found it suited us. So this year I bought him another one to use … Continue reading

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Horrible Geography Books are a Win

I really did not know what to expect when I ordered these books. I had never seen one of them before but I took a chance based on the fact that my son has really enjoyed reading the Horrible History … Continue reading

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The Birds of Flanders Fields

We have been covering the First World War as our History Topic but most of the work that we have been doing has been aimed at my oldest (Year 9) and I knew I needed to find something slightly easier … Continue reading

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