Day 21…

Day 21 of our #100daysofhomeed and we started the day with some water investigation with the measuring cylinders and pipettes. We talked about the different volumes and how many times we would need to pour the smaller measuring cylinders into the bigger one. Mr S and I showed A and S how to use the…

Day 20…

Day 20 of our #100daysofhomeed and it’s the weekend again. Saturday started with S investigating the measuring cylinders I had bought. She made towers with them and noticed how they fit inside each other. S has been showing an interest in maths recently. She has been spontaneously adding numbers; she added up the football score…

Day 18…

Day 18 of our #100daysofhomeed. The morning started with process art as we had paint and pva out while we were all still in our pjs!  We have a free access art cupboard with pens, pencils, crayons, paper, stickers, scissors and glue to allow the girls to select and create art as they want. I…

Day 17…

Day 17 of our #100daysofhomeed and we had a play date organised for today. We’ve made some new friends recently who are also starting out on a home ed journey too, so I invited them over for a play at our house. I spent a good hour in the morning trying to wrangle the house…

Day 16…

Day 16 of our #100daysofhomeed and we met with some friends from my Facebook due date group for K at Sealife Manchester.  It’s half term near us at the moment so it was busy as expected. The girls really enjoyed it, although getting round with K in the pram was a bit difficult with so…

Day 15…

Day 15 of our #100daysofhomeed and we had a great day today. First stop of the morning was a trip to the library to return some books and pick a new selection. A picked several Dinosaur-based story books and they both selected ‘Picken’ for Karina. S has fun with it too and I showed her…

Day 14…

Day 14 of our #100daysofhomeed and today was a family day. It was my nieces first birthday and we took the girls to her birthday party. The girls liked playing and seeing family. They were very impressed with their face paint and glitter tattoos! 

Day 13…

Day 13 of #100daysofhomeed and it’s the weekend again. We went for a pub lunch and then played in the beer garden. I really like this pub as it’s kid-friendly, they have kid-sized cutlery and the play equipment is great!  S has never been the most confident child at the gross motor skills and has…

Day 12…

Day 12 of #100daysof homeed was Friday…and i’m writing this on Monday.*must try harder* The big girls were off to the childminders today. We chatted on the way there about the birds and the signs of spring we could see. The girls spotted primroses in two gardens on the way and asked what the flowers…

Day 11…

Day 11 of #100days ofhomeed  and Thursday was another nice day weatherwise, so we headed to our local country park. I love it when the weather starts to hint at the beginning of Spring and the chance to spend more time outside. It makes me feel so much brighter, optimistic and motivated!  We fed the…

Day 9 and 10…

Two days in one of our #100daysofhomeed. I was off to bed early yesterday after succumbing to the virus that all the kids have had! The girls made Valentine’s cards for me and Mr S over the couple of days before and liked receiving theirs yesterday. The girls mostly played during the day and had…

Day 8…

Day 8 of our #100daysofhomeed and today hasn’t gone as planned! We were going to meet up with friends for a park adventure, but unfortunately S came down with a high temperature so we’ve stayed home and had a quiet day instead.  S has asked me where snot comes from and why we get sick….