What an exciting week! We have been exploring all sorts starting with some autumn themed activities that tie in with work we’ve been doing previous. We took Monday at a run and had fun dissecting apples to look at. First we looked at the outside and discussed how the apple looks and feels and even… Continue reading Autumn, Apples and…Hearts?
So last week, my very pregnant best friend was in need of some help and I was in a head space I was able to go to her aid. A big deal for me lately as I’ve been struggling a lot with my anxiety. I helped do some stuff around the house and L had… Continue reading Finding a Balance
I’ve been really lax lately in keeping this blog up to date, sorry folks, it’s been a busy time and I’m still trying to get into a routine of home ed, parenting and fitting in horse training and care schedule. We’re getting there though and enjoying every minute if totally plum tuckered at the end… Continue reading Busy Little Worker Bee
The last week here at Casa Osborne has had us working on a variety of things. We ended last week looking at the basics of reproduction. L is fascinated by babies and talks often about herself when she was a baby in my tummy and I have one of my best friends due to give… Continue reading Our Week in Tot School and Beyond.
We started off the other morning with a little practical science activity. I laid out a tray with a transparent plastic cup, some tissue, a cup of water and some runner bean seeds. We looked at her Usborne Nature Book and read the page about growing plants before she took to the task of setting her… Continue reading Continuation of Plant Work and Other Activities.
Today we continued with our formal lessons and revised our previous learning, which have to my delight, have stuck with L. Great news! She’s definitely learned something as she can recall the information she’s absorbed with ease and takes pleasure in being able to tell me! Today we looked specifically at plants. We purchased a… Continue reading Looking at Plants.
We started this morning off with a short review of what we did the other day with the globe; land, water and air. L happily identified both land and water on the globe before I went on to tell her we’d be looking at things in our world and how they are classified into two… Continue reading Living and Non Living