Author Archives: ofamily

About ofamily

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

Introducing the Classics with Big Cat Readers

We love books in our house. Both my kids will often spend an afternoon curled up reading a good book (or even books). And as much as we love getting lost in some of the more recent book series (How … Continue reading

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Sky Hawk

Sky Hawk was one of the books we chose to read together this year. It was chosen for two reasons, it is a story about an animal (always a big winner with my kids) and they have a Free set … Continue reading

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Super Simple Biology. A KS3 and KS4 Science book

As my daughter is getting older I am constantly on the lookout for engaging educational books that we can use to supplement our learning activities. It seems like there is a much wider range of interesting educational books for younger … Continue reading

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Why we choose to Home Educate

I wrote a short post 6 years ago about why we chose to home educate but I have been thinking a lot about it lately and since we have now started our ninth year of home educating I thought I … Continue reading

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Activate 2 Workbooks. Year 8 Science

I wrote a post yesterday about the Activate 2 Student Book and mentioned we were using it with the Activate 2 Workbook for our Year 8 Science. This post is about the workbooks (there are 2 different versions). But to … Continue reading

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