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About ofamily

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

KS3 History – Technology, War and Independence. 1901 to present day

One of our favourite KS3 resources has to be the Oxford University Press History series by Aaron Wilkes. We are still busy working through the second book in the series but my daughter loves reading these books in her own … Continue reading

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Day 1 not as planned.

Last year was a strange one and not a very easy one. So,the kids and I took a complete two weeks break over Christmas, we felt like we really needed it and I left all my admin, planning, printing until … Continue reading

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2021 Calendar Pages

It’s that time of the year again when I spend a few minutes sorting out my calendar that I leave on my desk. I have been doing this for a few years now and even though I have a calendar … Continue reading

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Cupcake Case Christmas Tree Cards

There is no getting away from the fact that things are very different this year. We normally try and do days out over the Christmas break but this year that does not look like it is going to happen. So … Continue reading

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Drawing Minecraft Characters

My son always like to extend his interests into drawing or modelling (creating a 3D versions of some sort). He has made a massive collection of fish drawings and even created one huge picture where he did an entire underwater … Continue reading

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