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Interesting Stuff – June/July 2021

Interesting Stuff – June/July 2021

Unit studies on Pride, and Giraffes, ebooks on art materials, art and craft ideas, and a great opportunity for Home Edders in Bristol.

HOMEEDVOICESPODCAST – EP 34 MINI EPISODE: Transitioning Out of Trauma

HOMEEDVOICESPODCAST – EP 34 MINI EPISODE: Transitioning Out of Trauma

We now have a shared collective trauma. This is how I see the effects of trauma every day. But how do we heal and move forward from here? Share your narratives.

Taking it easy with Exploring Nature with Children

Taking it easy with Exploring Nature with Children

Habits to stack this June – nature, exercise and good company. Here are a few easy tasks to help you tick those educational boxes too!

HOME ED VOICES PODCAST – EP33 Jay Byrd from BeanLearning.com

HOME ED VOICES PODCAST – EP33 Jay Byrd from BeanLearning.com

This week I’m chatting with Jay Byrd from @beanlearning. We talk about  what it’s like being a second generation home educator and home education in the UK in the 90’s. Jay tells us about her passion for project based learning and gentle parenting, and we talk about Bean Learning, which offers UK based online video groups and classes for home educated children and home educating adults.

Books we are loving – May 2021

Books we are loving – May 2021

This month we have dragons, a classic series from Beverly Cleary and graphic novel that has the potential to be your art history curriculum for next year.

HOMEEDVOICESPODCAST – EP 32 Naomi Fisher: Clinical Psycologist, Home Ed Parent and Author of Changing Our Minds

HOMEEDVOICESPODCAST – EP 32 Naomi Fisher: Clinical Psycologist, Home Ed Parent and Author of Changing Our Minds

This week I’m chatting with Naomi Fisher, the author of Changing Our Minds: How Children Can Take Control of Their Own Learning. We talk about how home educated children related to their peers, the long process of deschooling, internal and external motivation, and supporting ADHD and autism in the home educating community.

Transitioning out of trauma

Transitioning out of trauma

We now have a shared collective trauma. This is how I see the effects of trauma every day. But how do we heal and move forward from here? Share your narratives.

Interesting Stuff – March 2021

Interesting Stuff – March 2021

A great Home Ed podcast, stress relief, realistic lockdown ideas,

What we’re using in 2021: History

What we’re using in 2021: History

Here’s what we’re using for History this year.

Books We Are Loving – March 2021

Books We Are Loving – March 2021

100 amazing things about the planet we live on, how to grow things, dragons, Greek Gods and a novel based on cave art that you didn’t see coming.