That would be the school situated in our living room, with a school day that goes nearly all round the clock ;) Home education for us is very home centred right atm, due mainly to soa's needs and requirements. We are going to introduce a weekly music group as of next week, which will mean we see … [Read more...] about Back to school.
Jonny had two apples
in one quick year? Today I had the children do a Level 3 Sats Maths paper. Earlier this year they were doing nothing structured at all while I waited for them to deschool, so how and why have we got all the way to Sats papers? It's for my confidence I'm afraid. A thing that sometimes doesn't … [Read more...] about How do you get from no structure to sats
While soa is happy in her bouncy chair. She's increasingly awake and alert during the day, and also increasingly happy to be separated from me for more than a minute at a time. It's not many minutes though, so I'm typing rapidly! Can't remember when I last blogged properly about the older … [Read more...] about Quick round up.
My children are very similar, and very different. I'm often accused of cloning, which I find amusing now that they are growing up - Big's hair has darkened and her blue eyes are now brown. Small is still blond and blue eyed, but they are so very obviously brother and sister. Stick their half … [Read more...] about A tale of two children.
Didn't get through our routine bits yesterday due to an early morning appt for Tim and myself, but did on Mon and today. Regular maths is giving Big confidence to attempt sums while out and about - she worked out the cost of two bits of fabric in the remnant shop as was this afternoon, and got it … [Read more...] about Still trying hard.