My STEM Day Technology

My STEM Day Technology – AD sent for review and giveaway

As I mentioned last week, I have another great book to share with you today, which would be perfect to occupy the kids in the summer holidays. My STEM Day Technology is one of a series of new fact and activity books published in June through Carlton Books. My STEM Day Technology is one of…Continue reading My STEM Day Technology – AD sent for review and giveaway

My STEM Day Engineering

My STEM Day Engineering – AD sent for review and giveaway

With the summer holidays getting ever closer I’m going to be sharing a few activity books with you over the coming weeks which may well stop the dreaded words ‘I’m bored’ from being uttered in your homes! My STEM Day Engineering is one of a series of new fact and activity books recently published through…Continue reading My STEM Day Engineering – AD sent for review and giveaway

Solve it with Sherlock Holmes

Solve it with Sherlock Holmes – AD sent for review and giveaway

When you have a reluctant reader you have to look at different ways to get your child to read without them really thinking about it.  Activity books can be great for this and I liked the sound of Solve it with Sherlock Holmes which was recently published through Carlton Books.   Solve it with Sherlock…Continue reading Solve it with Sherlock Holmes – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Story of the First World War for Children

The Story of the First World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway

You may recall that we recently reviewed The Story of the First World War for Children.  I was so impressed with this book that I was eager to complete the set with The Story of the First World War for Children.  I think it’s really important for my nine-year old son to know about the…Continue reading The Story of the First World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway

Space Race The Story of Space Exploration

Space Race – AD sent for review and giveaway

I often reflect on the differences between my own childhood and my son’s and the biggest change has to be technology and the availability of information at the touch of a button.  I can remember learning about space as a child and it was grainy images on an old TV and the books we had…Continue reading Space Race – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Story of the Second World War for Children

The Story of the Second World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway

I never got to study the Second World War at school, if I’d stayed in Surrey for my O’levels I’d have studied it then, and when I arrived in Oxfordshire, it was in the syllabus for the year before you took your options.  So that all meant that I had a fairly patchy knowledge of…Continue reading The Story of the Second World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway