Tag: home learning

random act of kindness

we had an unusual and very nice surprise this week from a stranger. We received a copy of a book from Amazon that we don’t already have and that we didn’t order. It was ‘My name is Mina’ by David Almond.¬†...

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>home learnings

> we are now really immersed in the home learning and are trying a new routine where each day we do one hour of intense one to one work followed by one hour of self-directed learning. The rest of the time tends to be flexible...

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>preparings

We’re off ‘doon the water’ as they say in Glasgow. We’ve had an offer accepted on a house in Dunoon, which is in Argyll and Bute on the West coast of Scotland. We are all fairly excited but it isn’t...

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>new beginnings

> frozen in time It feels like we are coming out of hibernation… So much has happened that I don’t have time to do write it all down, but I think we’re coming back to the blogging and soon to the home...

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>meanings

>been a while… we had a holiday last week – a few days out and visits and lots of home time. nice… school update… still no response from the education services since I wrote a letter asking them how we...

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>impressings

>the home education officer came today Laurie and I were a bit fab today. I’d written out our philosophy – child centred, informal, indpendent learning and holistic approach. In my usual anal way I’d written...

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