Victorions Where we live Math's Spelling Sionce a new langwig? Craft Poetry Accordingly, her library haul included two books on toys, Toys (What Was It Like in the Past?) and Look Inside a Victorian Toyshop. I found Seashore (Usborne Nature Trail) which I … [Read more...] about Big wants to learn
won't cook, can't cook
Outsourcing the children for the morning was an excellent thing for them - while I'm sure they'd have enjoyed the scan bit of my morning, I'm just as sure they would not have enjoyed the well over an hour of waiting around that happened alongside it all. Instead they used S's copy of The … [Read more...] about What the children did
I really must start going to bed earlier. Although it isn't actually half the day I miss out on, and Small didn't get up any earlier than me this morning, so maybe I should just accept that mornings don't really happen and evenings do. Hm. Anyway, was in the shower when friend and friend of … [Read more...] about Ravenous readers and feeling the fear.
Sitting down with Big to work out what she thinks she ought to be doing during this home ed lark. This is being typed pretty much as we speak, so will be somewhat disjointed :) We both think that maths should be a regular activity, as maths gets easier if you practise it. She wants to do … [Read more...] about Big's plan
It's this one: The Children's Step-by-step Cook Book - I found it this morning in one of the stashes of stuff still unhomed after the christmas excess. She was very pleased to see it, but too busy making flowers to look through for a recipe for lunch, so I guess it's sandwiches again. Small … [Read more...] about Cookbook correction