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Key Stage 2 Comprehension Books

Two Years ago I wrote a post about the comprehension books that we had used for year 2 (and into the start of year 3).  So I thought it was time to give an update and share which  Key Stage … Continue reading

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Oaka Books Topic Packs our new learning discovery

A few weeks ago I shared a video on our Facebook page showing the Topic packs that we received from Oaka Books.  We have been working through the science one – Living Things and Their Habitats (key stage 2 ) … Continue reading

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Linking Decimals to Fractions

Maths for my daughter needs to include using her hands and being involved.  Giving her worksheet after worksheet without using manipulatives does not work for her.  While we have been working on decimals we have once again been using our … Continue reading

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Understanding Science Series – Animals & Plants Workbook

My daughter recently asked for some Science workbooks so I contacted Schofield & Sims and asked if they would be interested in us reviewing their Understanding Science series (the series had been recommended to us by another Home Educating family).  … Continue reading

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Equations

Over the weekend my daughter and her dad got into a conversation about equations and how what is on the one side always balances with the other side.  She actually jumped onto the idea and ended up asking more and … Continue reading

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Animal classification Cards

Over the past two weeks my daughter and her dad have been reading and talking a lot about vertebrates and invertebrates.  She has started coming up to me and saying things like – “Mom that is a vertebrate and it … Continue reading

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