Category Archives: Homeschooling

A Stunning Life Cycle Book

This book is stunning. When I initially saw this book on Amazon I wondered if it was worthwhile getting it because we already have a few books that cover life cycles but when it arrived I was immediately impressed. The … Continue reading

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Starting Year 8 Geography Resource Ideas

Geography was never one of the subjects that I found interesting but last year we actually did quite a bit and it was fascinating. We did a lot on Rivers and Erosion and then went onto different types of Rocks … Continue reading

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Year 8 Maths with Twinkl

Maths is always the subject that everyone gets a bit concerned about. And I know there are lots of workbooks out there and we have used workbooks and might still bring spme workbooks in this year but our main Maths … Continue reading

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A Computer Free Day

One of the most important lessons I have learnt since we first started home educating was that I needed to give myself a break, some time to just recharge and switch my brain off. Over the years this has taken … Continue reading

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Starting Year 5 resource ideas

My son would be starting his year 5 academic year if he attended school so I thought I would give a summary of the different resources that I am planning on using with him this year (as always I will … Continue reading

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