Respect

I wanted to share this book as it was the key to one of those unplanned journeys of discovery. We are currently exploring books from Barrington Stokes as they are Dyslexia friendly, the text is a good size, well spaced and printed on cream paper whilst the titles are age friendly themes. Superhero was attracted […]

Home Educators Block

During the last half term holiday I was pondering on Geography and History and where to go with it.  We often end up following a path because we have been on a trip and seen something which has triggered an interest to find out more, or we are heading somewhere and want to find out […]

The Great History Bakeoff!!

This week we enjoyed our own ‘Great History Bakeoff’ we are working through world history chronologically using a crafty approach coupled with TV, films and YouTube.  We are keeping a folder timeline.  Since we are currently looking at the Bronze Age we thought a Bakeoff would be fun.  In case you can’t tell (!!) we […]

Fossil Activities

First we created a fossil sandwich.  We found the idea here.  You need some bread slices, jelly sweets and some water.  I think the more detailed jelly sweets you can find the better, we purchased ours with our online shop so I couldn’t really check the best ones to get.  You soak the sweets in […]