Tag Archives: english

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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Letter and Sound folder using FREE Twinkl pages

While the kids are enjoying a bit of a summer break I am trying to get a few goodies prepared for our new learning year. My son is desperate to read.  So in line with his strong desire to read … Continue reading

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Making our own mosaic letters

We have been doing a number of letter activities for our little man lately, he has been loving them and keeps asking me for more.  This time I thought we would combine our letters with some crafts and make our … Continue reading

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Mix of word activities that we have been doing

We have been doing a bit of a mix of word work lately but somehow it all seems to be coming together.  Blue has is going through that stage where he thinks everyone is a HE (Pink did the same … Continue reading

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