I stayed up late, scrolling through Facebook. I knew I shouldn’t have. I normally only jump onto Facebook once a day, quickly, for say five or ten minutes, and usually that is with a purpose. And rarely do I log on late at night. But this night, I did. I logged on late, an hour … [Read more…]
Another favourite by Michele Coxon. Yes it’s another kitten book!!! Another great book for toddlers and those learning to read. Or even to enjoy once you are passed those stages and just love kittens.
I don’t think I can do this homeschool thing!! I could never homeschool! What will Sarah and Drew think of me? Do these words cross your mind? Or even roll off your tongue? Well I have something to tell you! Yes you can! You can homeschool! If you are called to, that is. You have to … [Read more…]
Do you love kittens? I certainly do! And so do two of my daughters, however, we are unable to have our own kittens. Perhaps that is why we enjoy books about kittens so much 🙂 This book is a lift the flap book, but that doesn’t mean it is only for toddlers. The patchwork … [Read more…]
Such a sweet book! Bella is his pet goose. And he, William, is a fisherman. “William the fisherman is very cross when Bella follows his boat out to sea – but how lucky for him that she does!” A delightful book!
Most of these ideas will allow to you read one chapter or fit in ten minutes of reading. A few of them, you may only read one page or have one minute. Either way, you will be able to read a whole lot more books if you are creative and use these little snippets of … [Read more…]
We all know the importance of routines for children. How often do we actually stick to a routine for the majority of our days though? Children thrive on routine! I have seen it in my own girls. Now I am not super strict with keeping them in a routine, but if we are home, … [Read more…]
Have you ever tried to mail an elephant? Well this little boy tries. Follow the humorous adventure of him mailing an elephant to his friend for her birthday. Someone finds this story funny every time we read it! “You can mail a postcard. You can mail a letter. You can even mail … [Read more…]
Here are the books we have been enjoying this past month. I have listed books that are read outside of school time. Some are read aloud, by me, and the others they have been enjoying on their own. Read Alouds: I heard Good News Today All of a Kind Family Alice in Wonderland – listening … [Read more…]
Ah the Little Yellow Digger! This is a lovely book about a digger that comes in to work on a property but with the heavy rain, it gets stuck. So they call in another, bigger, digger to help and it too gets stuck! A delightful book for both boys and girls, and mums 😉 I … [Read more…]