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Preschool, Reception, What They Learn Through Play

What They Learn Through Water Play

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. We love all of the books, products and resources we recommend to our readers.  We want to share them with you to simply give you a helping hand in your homeschool journey. If you make a purchase via one of these links we may receive a small commission at… Continue reading What They Learn Through Water Play

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Preschool, Reception, What They Learn Through Play

Early Years Development – What They Learn Through Play

  This is the first post in our 'What They Learn Through Play Series'. In this series I aim to give homeschooling parents peace of mind when it comes to allowing their children time to just explore and play. You will see that when your children are hard at play, they are also learning in… Continue reading Early Years Development – What They Learn Through Play

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Preschool, Reception

Commonplace Books For Children

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. We love all of the books, products and resources we recommend to our readers.  We want to share them with you to simply give you a helping hand in your homeschool journey. If you make a purchase via one of these links we may receive a small commission at… Continue reading Commonplace Books For Children

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Inspiration and Tips for Parents

Homeschooling in the Evenings – Finding the hours that work for you.

  Have you been wondering how to fit in all the educational hours your children require? Perhaps your concerned that you don't have enough time to homeschool your children? Do your other commitments and responsibilities take up the majority of your day light hours? Whatever the reason I want you to know that you are… Continue reading Homeschooling in the Evenings – Finding the hours that work for you.

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Preschool, Reception

How to Raise Bilingual Children

Why You Should Teach Your Child a Second Language! Social Development Young children are gifted with the ability to pick up new languages quickly and easily. Since many of us now live in multi-cultural societies and have wide access to modes of communication with other parts of the globe, learning to speak a foreign language… Continue reading How to Raise Bilingual Children

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Inspiration and Tips for Parents

Father Appreciation All Year Round

  How do you and your children show the fathers in your lives appreciation all year round? People often give me funny looks when I say we don't participate in the celebrations of some of the most popular days throughout the year. Father's Day is one that I have never had much involvement in. Especially… Continue reading Father Appreciation All Year Round

A Day of Learning inspired by the Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Learning Through Literature, Preschool, Reception

A day of learning inspired by The Very Hungry Caterpillar Book

  Affiliate links: We love the books and product we’ve discovered and share with you here. We think you may too ! If you choose to purchase a book via these links we may receive a small commission at no additional cost to you.   Story Time On this particular day I was woken up… Continue reading A day of learning inspired by The Very Hungry Caterpillar Book

Preschool

World Religions Ramadan Laylatul Qadr

So it's been a bitter sweet moment sitting and realising the month of Ramadan is slowly drawing to a close but it's not over yet! The last 10 nights of Ramadan began on Tuesday yet the Muslims acts of worships are growing in intensity. In fact the last ten nights of this holy month are… Continue reading World Religions Ramadan Laylatul Qadr

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Inspiration and Tips for Parents

Independent play for you not them!

  How much value do you place on independent play or learning time for your children? Do you give yourself time for pursuing interests too? When I first decided to take on the major role of homeschooling my children I jumped to action thinking I needed to be hands on with them every minute of… Continue reading Independent play for you not them!