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Info About Buying Books this Winter & the Education Committee Call for Evidence regarding Elective Home Education

Info About Buying Books this Winter & the Education Committee Call for Evidence regarding Elective Home Education

Two useful bits of info for home ed parents – getting the books you want this winter, and a call for evidence regarding elective home education from the Government education committee.

An Airplane Unit Study for Home Educators

An Airplane Unit Study for Home Educators

If you find yourself in need of a week of rest, we’ve got your back. Here is an Airplane Unit Study all laid out and ready to go for you!

Black History Month 2020 – Resources for Home Ed Families

Black History Month 2020 – Resources for Home Ed Families

Black History Month runs throughout October and is a great opportunity both to celebrate Black lives right now, and to find resources and information that you can use all year round.

Books We Are Loving – October 2020

Books We Are Loving – October 2020

Web comics turned to graphic novels, (which makes trying them super easy!) classic award winning American fiction, and the exciting adventures of Sophie Hatter!

Nature Study – Not just for science anymore

Nature Study – Not just for science anymore

Nature Study can be a great motivator to go outside even as the weather turns cold and wet. Need extra motivation? We have an app for that.

Maybe Plan for Halloween Now?

Maybe Plan for Halloween Now?

For those of us who do Halloween, this years festival is probably going to be really weird.
So as parents we probably need to put our heads together and make a plan about what we’re going to do now.
We have some ideas!

Science at Home: IF Oxford 2020

Science at Home: IF Oxford 2020

Running throughout October, IF Oxford is online this year, which means that you don’t even have to be local to take part!

Interesting Stuff September 2020

Interesting Stuff September 2020

A fantastic autumnal course from a friend of the podcast, a new homeschool book to sample and pre-order, a pat on the back, and sensible plan for how to prepare for this winter.

Books We Are Loving September 2020

Books We Are Loving September 2020

Polish detective novels, a fantastic Windrush story, a Book of Feelings and a graphic novel series that I really love.

Guestpost – How to Plan a Unit Study

Guestpost – How to Plan a Unit Study

Friend of the blog, Daksina shows you how she makes unit studies for her family.