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Starting Non Fiction Writing

I had this wonderful plan that while the kids had a weeks break from home education (the more structured side) I was going to use the extra time to create a set of Non-Fiction activities. I wanted to create some … 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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The six wives of Henry VIII comprehensions

We have been looking at the Tudor period in a lot more detail and although I found lots of information and activities on Henry and his children I did not find that much on his different wives. And the topic … Continue reading

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KS3 Maths Murder Mysteries

My daughter always enjoyed the Twinkl Maths Mysteries that they have for KS2 so when we recently stumbled upon a Maths Mystery in the KS3 BODMAS section we immediately downloaded it and had a go. And it was a massive … Continue reading

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Romeo and Juliet pages from the Twinkl website

My daughter really enjoys English Literature. She loves the older, more classic stories, Jane Austen and Shakespeare are current favourites. She enjoys the way they are written, the fact that she sometimes has to figure out what they mean and … Continue reading

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