Project 365 2018 Week 6

Project 365 2018 Week 6

Project 365 2018 Week 6 Day 35-41 Sunday 4th February – Day 35 Monkey’s school swimming lessons stopped at Christmas and he won’t get to go back until he’s in Year Four.  I still can’t persuade him to go back to his old swimming lessons, but I don’t want him… 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 3

Project 365 2018 Week 3

Project 365 2018 Week 3 Sunday 14th January – Day 14 We had a quiet time at home, catching up with jobs.  Our sorting office seems to be open on Sunday’s now which is handy, as I’d missed a parcel yesterday. We were out for dinner down in Didcot at… Continue reading »

Having fun with volcanoes

Having fun with volcanoes

As you all know my son isn’t the biggest fan of school.  He’d much rather be doing anything other than reading, writing or working on his maths. I’ll do anything (pretty much) to help show him that actually school can be fun, and learning is interesting.  When he was learning… Continue reading »

Concentration – Living Arrows

Concentration - Living Arrows

I’ll hold my hands up and fully acknowledge that arts and crafts time in days gone by have filled me with dread rather than glee.  Although I’m not exactly the tidiest person in the world, I’m not a great one for mess.  I also freely admit that I rather like… 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 »