Learning with Education Quizzes – Review

With the summer school holidays coming to a close. I am aware that it has been a long time since E has done any school work. It is easy for children to forget everything they have been taught over the last year. Because of this, is it sometimes important to have a quick recap over the work from the last year. Education Quizzes is a great website for practicing and learning. After being told about… View Post

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Year one at school so far..

This year I never got round to doing a start of term post with the obligatory start of year photos of E looking super smart in her school uniform, so I thought instead I would write a post about how the first half term has gone. Seeing as I missed the start of year photos here are the comparison photos taken on the first day of each year. This years photo unfortunately isn’t very clear. I also… View Post

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The benefits of taking children to the Library

I am a big fan of reading and we have a lot of books in the house, I put this down to the fact that I was bought up surrounding books. I like that a book makes you use your imagination and is a form of escapism. From the moment E was born I wanted her to also enjoy books the way i do. From a young age E has had books around her, from the soft crinkly… View Post

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Toddlers and Music

Everyone loves music and there are many people who not only enjoy listening to music, they enjoy playing it as well, children are no exception. Music is a natural part of life for toddlers. They might sing to their stuffed animals, tap their feet to the rhythm of nursery rhymes, and enjoy the sound of their parents singing to them and clapping. But this early introduction to music does more than entertain, It can kickstart… View Post

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