disclosure: we were sent the item mentioned in exchange for an honest review We’ve been really struggling with conventional school at homework recently so when Trends UK asked us if we’d like to try out their Machine Works V8 Engine AR I thought it would be a great way to engage my son and tick…Continue reading Machine Works V8 Engine AR – AD sent for review
As you all are well aware I have a massive Cressida Cowell fan in the house here and we are super excited to be going to a special preview showing of How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World on Saturday down in London. But that’s not all we are excited about, today sees the publication…Continue reading How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World – sent for review and giveaway
If you’ve been reading the blog over the last year you may recall that when my son was in Year Two he was introduced to the How to Train Your Dragon series of books by Cressida Cowell. So began a love affair with Hiccup and Toothless and we’ve almost finished reading book 11 in the…Continue reading Dreamworks Dragons Come To Life!
I’ve written before of my love of maps, atlas and globes. From a young age, I’ve been fascinated with all three mediums and I’m sure that’s where my love of travel stems from. I’ve been eager to share this love with my son from an early age and with family doted around the world it’s been…Continue reading SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific #AWorldOfLearning
My son turns 8 in a couple of months and he’s using computers more and more at school, he even uses the laptop to do most of his maths homework now. The world is a very different place from that of my own childhood, and we’ve been trying out Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion which takes playtime to…Continue reading Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion – review and giveaway
I’m all for books that provide something a little different and educate my son at the same time. The new iExplore Micro Monsters book is one of two new books to the Carlton Books iExplore series. Using augmented reality using the free app available on iTunes and Google Play, we’ve been going on a voyage of…Continue reading iExplore Micro Monsters book – review and giveaway