Author Archives: ofamily

About ofamily

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

Releasing our Butterflies

We have done the whole Insect Lore a number of times over the years and every year I think, nah, we have done it enough and then someone asks and I order the caterpillars and the excitement starts all over … Continue reading

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Victorian History Hackers – a Twinkl eBook

As part of my daughter’s Year 8 History we have been looking at the Industrial Revolution and Victorian England and naturally her younger brother has participated in quite a few activities so I thought it might be fun to do … Continue reading

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Myths and Legends from the KS3 English Anthology series

On one of my many internet searches for secondary resources I happened to stumble upon an English series published by Hodder Education called English Anthologies. Now I had never seen these books before or heard about them but I was … Continue reading

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Edgar and Adolf.

We have used quite a few of the Oxford University Press Rollercoaster books this past year. We enjoy the stories and I really appreciate the Free to download resource packs that you get to use with each book. So when … Continue reading

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The Story of the World Vol 1 Ancient Times

I have heard a number of people talk about the Story of the Wold book and everyone has said it was a fantastic History resource but we just never went that route when the kids were younger. Until recently, over … Continue reading

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