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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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Year 1 Grammar book we are using

In February I mentioned that we had received a set of Schofield & Sims Grammar books so I thought it was time to give a more detailed review of one of the books we have been using, the Grammar 1 … Continue reading

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Usborne Young Reading Series

I am a huge fan of the Usborne Beginners series.  We have a large collection of the Beginners books and I have found them to be perfect for read alouds as well as brilliant beginner readers.  My daughter used a … Continue reading

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Schofield & Sims Grammar Books

I have mentioned before that we are not huge workbook fans.  My daughter often finds that too much is crammed onto a page  and she gets very put-off by too many bright colours all over the page.  She likes workbooks … Continue reading

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Add ing and drop the e

The kids and I have been talking about words with ing added on the end.  My youngest has just started coming across these words in his reading and his big sister was showing him how to break the word down … Continue reading

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Plural Folder

One of the things I have been doing over past few weeks (apart from playing with the kids in the garden and enjoying the great weather) is creating a few new activities for the kids home learning.  There are a … Continue reading

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Simple Contraction Folder

I love these FREE contraction folding aids from Twinkl.  Personally I think theses are the perfect example of when keeping it simple is better.  Nothing fancy is needed, the folding aids are nice and bright and in my opinion there … Continue reading

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