Category Archives: Learning

An introduction to microbes!

I recently purchased Tiny By Nicola Davies Illustrated by Emily Sutton – it explains what microbes are and what theyView full post »

Tactile primary and secondary colour mixing with Rainbow blocks

Sage has been really interested in colours lately so when I was offered these Rainbow Blocks (By Sweet Elephants) I wasView full post »

Tactile adding to 10. Bugs in a jar. Free Printable!

Download your free “Bugs in a jar – adding to 10″ printable here — Bugs in jars adding (Click hereView full post »

Dino Dig – Excavation plaster.

Kids (especially mine) love getting messy so making little plaster moulds with dinosaurs inside to excavate was theView full post »

Craft trolley!

A few nights ago I came across a facebook post by the wonderful Kate from An Everyday Story (see the photo on Kate&#View full post »

Making the ordinary into learning – baking and fractions

It can be really simple to use ordinary day-to-day activities as a learning experience although sometimes it may take aView full post »

Tactile counting — Bugs in a jar. Free Printables

Download your Bugs in Jars printable here! counting See the matching adding activity and printable here!   View full post »

HANDS-ON Subtractions – Building bugs! Free Printable.

My little people simply loved designing insects for this little subtraction game! Even if it is a little gruesome that aView full post »

Hands-on nature numeracy – Keeping busy kids moving!

Hands-on nature numeracy! Miss 5 is a busy kid, (like most 5 year olds) she has trouble sitting still. I often need toView full post »

Let The Children Play – The Importance Of Play-Based Learning – Guest Blog

Today we are lucky enough to have Krystal from Sweet Elephants here to share her thoughts on the importance of playView full post »

Parts Of A Plant – Writing pages & Information booklet

The other day I set out trays with “Parts Of A Plant” information booklet and writing sheets for the kidsView full post »

Free Printable – Parts Of A Plant Writing Sheets

Download your FREE copy Parts Of A Plant. Writing pages. These are the companion of our “Parts Of A Plant”View full post »

FREE DOWNLOAD – Montessori inspired Parts of a Plant book/cards/posters

Download your FREE copy HERE Parts of a Plant This FREE “Parts Of A Plant” printable contains 6 partsView full post »

Geography, maths and playing at the park!

A while ago we drew and followed maps to a local park and noticed that there were two ways to walk there that lookedView full post »

Bug adding

Simple maths games! Both of mine enjoy playing this. Sage uses it mostly as a counting game although it is a nice way toView full post »

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