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Kids Vegetable Garden; La Segunda Semana

We are now in the second week of our kids vegetable garden. At last, the spring onions and carrots have started sprouting in our mini garden! The kids are still super enthused with the hands-on botanical fun. I’m delighted with… Continue Reading →

Mini Vegetable Garden; Elementary Botany

At the weekend, we planted a super fun miniature garden*. Not a real (outdoor) garden; it’s a transparent planter, so you can observe the plants’ root and stem growth. However, it’s captured our imaginations and we really love our┬ámini vegetable… Continue Reading →

Tattles Versus Tells; How to Handle Everyday Childhood Conflicts

There is a perennial PSHE problem for teachers, homeschoolers and parents alike. It’s the persistent tattles versus tells that kids love to bring you. Whether you’re juggling a lively class of 30 or refereeing multiple siblings at home, you’ll know… Continue Reading →

St Patrick’s Day; Irish Patron Saint Resources

The feast of Saint Patrick, or St Patrick’s Day, is both a cultural and a religious celebration. It’s held annually on March 17. However, studying the British patron saints is interesting at any time of the year. (The four patron… Continue Reading →

Twinkl Green Week 2018; Reduce, Reuse and Recycle!

The first week of March is Twinkl Green Week! It’s a new initiative from Twinkl to help educators and children to consider environmental issues and how they can promote eco-friendly actions. Twinkl Green Week 2018 runs from March 5th to… Continue Reading →

Thanksgiving 2017; Talking Turkey & Thankfulness

This year, Thanksgiving 2017 is on November 23rd. It’s a little window of peace before Christmas, even if it’s a borrowed one from across the Atlantic. It was one of the key holiday events in my kids’ nursery school curriculum…. Continue Reading →

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