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Surprising Animal Colouring Books

My daughter was given some realistic animal and bird colouring books when she was younger but they never really interested her.  However I liked the look of the books so I kept them packed on our bookshelf (I hate giving … Continue reading

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Rescuing Rhino

My parents recently bought the kids a lovely book called Rescuing Rhino.  It is a very sweet children’s story about an orphaned rhino and how he was rescued by a vet and raised by the vet’s family. The story is … Continue reading

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Circular Food Chains

I recently downloaded a few activities on the food chain for the kids but my kids were not impressed with them.  They both did not like the fact that the food chains were represented in a linear manner and that … Continue reading

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Enkl just for fun

As a home-educating mom I can be guilty of always trying to link our crafts to a topic and when I find a fun looking craft I do sometimes save it with the idea that it will be great for … Continue reading

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Staying Alive Book (The story of the Food Chain)

Staying Alive – The story of a Food Chain – is one of those books that my kids come back to time and time again.  The book deals with a few animal science concepts but it is done in a … Continue reading

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Large African Animal picture by kids

My daughter loves painting colouring pages.  She likes using “simpler ” colouring pages so she can add different colours for details and shadows.  Often the pages end up having an abstract feeling about them but recently she did a number … Continue reading

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African animals continued

My kids have really been enjoying our African animal theme so we have continued a bit longer than I had initially planned. All of our discussions about which animals are carnivores and which are herbivores seemed to naturally lead us … Continue reading

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