We’ve been home educating since November – eight months already! Time flies! In November, we had Bean who was 7, Plum who was 2 and PK who was 11 months, so really, the only one being educated was Bean – the little two needed nothing more than plenty[…]

Today was the day that Bean delved into the world of Shakespeare for the first time (if we don’t count Gnomeo and Juliet – and I don’t think we do). Yesterday he was given a box set of Shakespeare titles which have been rewritten for younger readers. He[…]

A-Z Challenge letter: R – Reading Children are made readers on the laps of their parents. —Emilie Buchwald Reading with our children is important.  It opens up a whole new world for them. It helps them master language. It helps them learn to read themselves. It helps with basic[…]