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Home Ed Voices 2020 Blog Post Archive

Home Ed Voices 2020 Blog Post Archive

Well it’s been ‘a year’ and it’s nearly done. With that in mind here is the Home Ed Voices 2020 blog post archive. A collection of everything we have written for the blog this year.

Online Pantos for You to Enjoy!

Online Pantos for You to Enjoy!

Despite many Pantos across the country being cancelled during the pandemic, there are still some to be found, both in person, and online!
(And the online ones are £15-25 per family, so much more affordable that traditional theatre pantos!)

Christmas Books to Reserve at the Library or Add to Your Collection

Christmas Books to Reserve at the Library or Add to Your Collection

Christmas books are a lovely part of the season for many families. These are some of our personal favourites.

Interesting Stuff – November 2020

Interesting Stuff – November 2020

An ebook bundle you don’t want to miss, a great deal on a fantastic book, how to make these winter holidays feel special, and a metaphor.

Home Educating at the End of the Year – What’s in Rotation?

Home Educating at the End of the Year – What’s in Rotation?

In the last few weeks of 2020 (seriously – Bye 2020!) this is what we’re using in our home education.

Big Holiday Gift Guide 2020

Big Holiday Gift Guide 2020

Welcome to the Big Holiday Gift Guide 2020 where we are supporting small British businesses, especially ones run by home educating families!

Review – Coming Home: A Quick & Practical Guide for Preparing a Mother’s Heart, Mind, & Home for Homeschooling by Camille Kirksey (@theIntuitiveHomeschooler)

Review – Coming Home: A Quick & Practical Guide for Preparing a Mother’s Heart, Mind, & Home for Homeschooling by Camille Kirksey (@theIntuitiveHomeschooler)

Whether you are a new home educator in need of support, or an established home educator who could do with a pick me up, (especially during the pandemic), Camille Kirksey has got you covered.
(Not an ad, but *spoilers* I really liked this book!)

Chapter Books for Transitional Readers (and/or Early Readalouds)

Chapter Books for Transitional Readers (and/or Early Readalouds)

Transitional readers have grown out of early reader books, but aren’t ready for large novels. Here are some example of great books that suit that in-between stage.

Interesting Stuff – October 2020

Interesting Stuff – October 2020

UK home education online event, Halloween novels, contributors for a bundle wanted, and ‘the 6 month mark is always difficult.’

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.