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!

Mathematics · Science · Sensorial

Slugs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails.

I love snails, I always have. I know they are a gardeners nightmare, but their cute little antennae and uniquely patterned shells and squidgy little bodies just make me go “awww”. It’s a weakness. They’re also so innocuous and easy going they make a fabulous, easy subject to study for toddlers. Moving slowly definitely has… Continue reading Slugs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails.

Life · Science

Couldn’t Wait to Get Started!

Wow! I was expecting some kind of interest and possible minor disinterest or indifference as insects have only registered on her radar when she has accused blue/green bottles of being bees when they come in the house and our Bearded Dragon’s dinner! She has mentioned them more and more though and started pointing them out,… Continue reading Couldn’t Wait to Get Started!