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Oaka Digital

A little while ago I wrote a post about one of the Oaka Topic Packs that the kids and I tried out and loved, well Oaka also have a digital library.  The Digital Library is geared for KS3 ages (ie … Continue reading

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Animal Planet Chapter Book on Snakes

I may have mentioned over a million times by now how much my son loves anything and everything to do with animals.  He loves playing games with animals, reading books about them and watching all kinds of documentaries on them.  … 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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The Drop in my Drink and The Pebble in my Pocket Review

The Drop in my Drink and The Pebble in my Pocket are two children’s books which look at the history of water on our planet and the history of Earth. If you are not teaching your kids about the Big … Continue reading

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Understanding Science – Our Bodies Workbook Review

One of the Workbooks in the Understanding Science series by Schofield & Sims is this one – Our Bodies.  It is part of their Key Stage 2 range which means it is aimed at school years 3 – 6 in … Continue reading

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Learning with K’NEX

We have just recently discovered the wonderful world of K’Nex sets and Wow my kids LOVE them !  I have been eyeing out K’Nex for some time but I kept putting off buying any sets as I thought my youngest … 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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