It's history etc day hosted by Helen, with crafts supplied by Zoe and Katy, which mainly my children ignored and ran around with their friends in the sun. Apparently Smallest can climb the wrong way up quite a large slide now, turn herself around on the platform and then slide back down with a great … [Read more...] about Just to prove that we still home educate – chinese peg dolls.
story of the world
If you've never heard of Nazca culture, you probably aren't working through The Story of the World the way we are. One of the things I love about home education is learning alongside the children, and history is a fairly weak area for me. So this week was particularly educational for me at … [Read more...] about Nazca peg dolls for historyetc
Once a month or so we clamber in the car and trek a fair distance to meet up with other home educating families and join in a history club. It's based loosely on The Story of the World: Ancient Times, and I can't remember if this is our second or third session - may be the second one we've made but … [Read more...] about Minotaur peg doll puppet for historyetc