Category Archives: Homeschooling

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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Activate 1 Workbook – Year 7 Science workbook

When I first switched my daughter to the Activate KS3 Science range last year I only got her the Student book – which really is the book that explains the concepts and then has a few questions afterwards.  And to … Continue reading

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KS3 Forces

We have been doing quite a bit of Physics over the summer, we got into a nice routine with it. My daughter would go through the concepts with her dad, he would do the explaining part and look for clips … Continue reading

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Starting home education

I know there are a number of people who are starting their home education journey at the moment and I have seen lots of posts from people worried about it so here are my thoughts on starting home education. Stop, … Continue reading

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