STEM Activity series from Carlton Books – review and giveaway

STEM Activity series from Carlton Books

I have another range of books to share with you today to inspire children and help with their learning at school.  The STEM Activity series from Carlton Books is aimed at children aged 7 years and over, perfect for KS2.  There are four books in the range covering Maths, Technology, Science… Continue reading »

Project 365 2018 Week 4

Project 365 2018 Week 4

Project 365 2018 Week 4 Sunday 21st January – Day 21 We woke up to a smattering of snow and for a while it got quite heavy, but by the afternoon the snow turned to rain and it all disappeared.  I might have been a tad happier about that than… Continue reading »

Trying to make Maths fun

Trying to make Maths fun

I feel that I’m currently living in a world of payback time for all the hours my Dad tried to help me with my Maths homework over the years.  It was the one area of education that I really struggled with, I had a total blind spot for maths and… Continue reading »

Project 365 2018 Week 2

Project 365 2018 Week 2

Project 365 2018 Week 2 Sunday 7th January – Day 7 Brrr! It’s cold outside today. monkey is being a nightmare at bedtime since the holidays.  9.45pm and he was still awake last night, the upshot of that is that we got a real lie in this morning as it… Continue reading »

Fundels Multiplications and Playing with Numbers – review and giveaway

Fundels Multiplications and Playing with Numbers

We may have a reluctant reader in this house, but it appears that Monkey likes maths.  Clearly gets that from his father and Gramps, and most definitely not from me!  Although Monkey knows his numbers well, he still takes a while to work out sums in his head, so I’ve… Continue reading »

Letts Wild About range – review and giveaway

Letts Wild About range

We love wildlife here as you’ve probably realised by now.  You’ve also probably gathered that Monkey isn’t the biggest fan of schoolwork.  Whilst I don’t want him doing hours of homework, I am keen to explore anything which whilst helping him learn, he will perceive as fun!  The Letts Wild About range which… Continue reading »