Tuesdays always seem busy with a trip to the next town for Plum’s dancing classes. She did both classes without problems today – I was really proud of her and it was lovely to watch her really trying hard and to see how she’s progressed (for instance, last[…]

Bean and Stonelaughter have been experimenting again, this time with salt and crystals. They dissolved salt into water, until no more would dissolve, added food colouring and poured their mixture into egg shells.  They agreed to leave them for 3 days and then come back to see what[…]

Shortly before Christmas, we went to Lidl to see if they had a particular crafty item in their weekly deals. They didn’t, but we did find a rather splendid ring binder full of 365 science experiments for £5, so we bought it. Bean likes experiments, and science and[…]

Thursdays are always a busy day for me.  Six lessons, 5 of which are with exam classes and three of which are A Level classes.  And an after school meeting too.  I always feel like I’m playing catch up on Thursdays. I got to my meeting tonight and[…]