Tag Archives: Afrikaans

Encouraging their 2nd language

From day one of being parents we have spoken to the kids in our own home languages (I grew up in an English home and my hubbie grew up in an Afrikaans home).  We have stuck to it and now … Continue reading

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Using Twinkl Editable Resources

One of the reasons that I use the Twinkl website as much as I do is because they have so many editable versions of their resources.  So maybe you are wondering   – what is so special about have editable versions … Continue reading

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Making more Maths peg cards

Stuck inside all day waiting for two separate repair guys to come and fix items in the house.  Not my favourite way to spend a whole day but I suppose a good excuse to get some more prepping work done.  … Continue reading

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Kids Afrikaans Board

A few weeks ago my daughter asked me if we could make an Afrikaans board for her but I have to be honest with everything going on I just never got around to finishing it for her – until now.  … Continue reading

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Lets go on a colour hunt in English, Afrikaans and Spanish

We started off last week doing a colour hunt when we were out for a walk at one of the National Trust sites.  We had our colour hunt pages on some clip boards and my daughter tore off running around … Continue reading

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Paper chain learning

Our paper chain craze started a couple of weeks ago and we have ended up making so many different versions that I thought it was time to put it all down in a post. Our first paper chain activity was … Continue reading

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Editable resources that are great for a second language

As I have mentioned before we have a bilingual home and we try to include both languages in our home learning.  There are a number of different ways to find the resources for home learning in english but I have … Continue reading

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