Well we took some time off the last few weeks, only doing stuff whenever she took the fancy because we’ve both been completely sacked by cold/flu type virus’s doing the round and L and my husband got a tummy bug on top to boot. It’s been rife in here, serious PLAGUE and we’re still recovering.… Continue reading Literacy, Maths and More
It was an exceptionally miserable day here yesterday; biting cold, sleet and grey, grey, grey. A pleasant afternoon it did not make, I’m so glad we skipped the morning by waking up quite late! We decided we really needed to get L’s birthday party finalised, so we took a trip over to the Soft Play Centre… Continue reading An Afternoon Out
It seemed to be the theme of the day! Aldi have some great matching games and floor puzzles in for Hairy Maclary, Spot and Dear Zoo so we ordered the lot to make up some story sacks; well they arrived this morning before we went to our group and L just had to take a box… Continue reading Puzzles, Puzzles, Puzzles!
The last couple of days L has been totally non-stop, mostly in the evenings she starts asking for “work paper” which can be anything from wanting to do pencil control sheets to letter and number formation to counting and whatever else might strike her fancy! My printer is asking for paid leave… So what has… Continue reading A Little Bit of Everything.
The time has come again to expand our materials on the shelves, L is very focused on maths activities as I have mentioned before so we have that in mind when choosing what we think will suit her now or at least very soon. Tower High Learning had some seconds that were looking for a… Continue reading New Materials
Sad times are upon the Osborne household. Bear with us please? 😦
I am sure many a cashier has thought “why?” when they see James and I indulging L in the vast array of available magazines for kids and preschoolers, but no matter the format or content, I will always encourage a love of reading even if she can’t read (yet!) We have been buying magazines for… Continue reading Magazines: Do you buy them?