Arts · Life · Mathematics · Science

Fine Motor Work, Life-Cycles and Counting – Oh My!

Ok, hands up, who is melting in this heatwave we’re having? I am Scottish, a West Coaster no less, I’m used to Dull, Wet and Windy 364 days a year. I will never tolerate anything more than 23 degrees and that has to be with a strong breeze. This 30+ malarkey is finishing me off… Continue reading Fine Motor Work, Life-Cycles and Counting – Oh My!

Arts · Geography · Science

The Oceans and what we can find there.

We are not without screen time here at Casa Osborne, we’re very technology driven parents, both gamers, have a big interest in film and T.V and I studied the digital arts in its many forms, including game design at college and university and my husband is a software developer (programmer). As you can imagine it’s a… Continue reading The Oceans and what we can find there.

Arts · Literacy · Montessori Group · Science · Sensorial

Puzzles, Puzzles, Puzzles!

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!

Arts · Literacy · Practical Life · Sensorial

A Little Bit of Everything.

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.