Category Archives: Home education resources

Oaka Books Topic Packs our new learning discovery

A few weeks ago I shared a video on our Facebook page showing the Topic packs that we received from Oaka Books.  We have been working through the science one – Living Things and Their Habitats (key stage 2 ) … Continue reading

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Colby the Amazing Mouse

My kids have never done any coding activities before so when Learning Resources asked if we would be interested in their introduction to coding set – Code & Go Robot Mouse Activity Set I immediately said yes.  I was not … Continue reading

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Ronald the Rhino Book and App Fun

We were recently asked if we wanted to receive a copy of the new Twinkl original book Ronald the Rhino.  Both my kids have already read the Twinkl original stories – Acorns and Bump into Space and enjoyed both of … Continue reading

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Understanding Science – Our Bodies Workbook Review

One of the Workbooks in the Understanding Science series by Schofield & Sims is this one – Our Bodies.  It is part of their Key Stage 2 range which means it is aimed at school years 3 – 6 in … Continue reading

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At Home With Spelling 1 Workbook Review

I wrote a review about the At Home With Spelling 2 workbook which I am using with my son but I did not include anything about the first book as we never used it with either kid so I knew … Continue reading

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K’Nex everywhere

A few months ago we were sent two Educational K’Nex sets.  They are great sets but little did I realise that those two K’Nex sets were going to set off a chain reaction of K’Nex everywhere.  It appears like those … Continue reading

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Understanding Science Series – Animals & Plants Workbook

My daughter recently asked for some Science workbooks so I contacted Schofield & Sims and asked if they would be interested in us reviewing their Understanding Science series (the series had been recommended to us by another Home Educating family).  … Continue reading

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