Tag Archives: KS3

KS3 History – Technology, War and Independence. 1901 to present day

One of our favourite KS3 resources has to be the Oxford University Press History series by Aaron Wilkes. We are still busy working through the second book in the series but my daughter loves reading these books in her own … Continue reading

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Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar in KS3

Last year we used the Get It Right Workbook 1 for Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation and this year we are continuing with the series, so I thought it might be helpful to write a post about the whole series and … Continue reading

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KS3 Comprehensions

I have always been a big fan of using comprehensions in our home learning. For the simple reason that when kids work through a comprehension they are actually practicing a lot of different skills all at the same time – … Continue reading

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Geog.2 Books

I mentioned earlier this year that we were sticking with the Geog.2 books for my daughter’s Year 8 Geography. We used the student book and the question book last year and this year we have also included their answer book. … Continue reading

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Update on our Activate 2 Science Books

I wrote in August that we were sticking with the Activate 2 Student Book and adding in the Activate 2 workbook as our main Science resource, so I thought I would give a quick update on how we are progressing. … Continue reading

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