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A practical way to show how muscles works…
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January 19, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

A practical way to show how muscles works…

Yesterday we continued our Science work on ‘The Human Body’ and the boys spent some time looking at muscles and how they work. This has all come from H asking…

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January 17, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

How to make your own fabric sword…

T has an art box that Granddad gave him and it’s full of his fabric stash and haberdashery items (many he’s chosen but some he’s snaffled from my workroom!) and…

Drawing with Little Miss F…
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January 13, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

Drawing with Little Miss F…

This morning the boys went to tennis and I had some time with F. It’s lovely to have a little bit of time with her as having the boys at…

We went down to the woods today…
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January 7, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

We went down to the woods today…

Today the boys decided that a visit to our favourite woods was a good idea. I wasn’t so sure as the weather has been atrocious and after all of the…

Missing Grandma…
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January 6, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

Missing Grandma…

Before Christmas I took T out for a hot chocolate. He was feeling a little left out that H was at home with me as we are home educating H….

Lord of Misrule 2016…
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January 4, 2016 posted by littlewhitecottage

Lord of Misrule 2016…

We celebrate 12th night with the Tudor custom of ‘Lord of Misrule.’ This is where a ‘commoner’ oversees the entertainment of a feast causing merriment and mayhem along the way!…

Pancakes…
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December 24, 2015 posted by littlewhitecottage

Pancakes…

We love pancakes in our house. It’s something we love to cook often even though it’s not particularly a quick tea/breakfast but its hands on, fun and the boys love…