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It’s Not All Montessori All The Time…

If you want to get down to the nitty gritty, I guess this is child led and she chose what she wanted to do all day, it just so happened to be re-discovering The Furby that we bought her last year! Nothing beats the inane babble from a semi-robotic, electronic creature that changes personality more… Continue reading It’s Not All Montessori All The Time…

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Celebrating Robert Burns

Who IS Robert Burns and why is he celebrated? Robert Burns, otherwise known by most Scots as ‘Rabbie Burns’, was a prolific Scottish Poet (among other things), heralded as the pioneer of the Romanticism Literary Movement of the 18th century. The celebration we still enjoy today is celebrated every 25th of January, which was Robert Burns… Continue reading Celebrating Robert Burns

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Chinese New Year Temple Fair: Nottingham

Today we froze our various sized butts off whilst attending the Temple Fair for Chinese New Year that the City Council helped organise. It was really great – so many beautiful music and dance performances, including the infamous Dragon Dance. We arrived just a bit late but did catch The Dragon and The Red Sun… Continue reading Chinese New Year Temple Fair: Nottingham