Category Archives: Home schooling

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….

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…

The weekly roundup 14th – 20th December 2015
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December 22, 2015 posted by littlewhitecottage

The weekly roundup 14th – 20th December 2015

Monday 14th December It’s the holidays and we have Ollie back from school so we’re taking it easy and just having a bit of fun. We started off the week…

But what do you do with the baby..?
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December 19, 2015 posted by littlewhitecottage

But what do you do with the baby..?

A lot of people are very curious when I tell them I Home Educate my 2 middle sons. They ask all sorts of questions and I always try to answer…

Never put them in a box…
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December 18, 2015 posted by littlewhitecottage

Never put them in a box…

My eldest son has a long an undulating history with the pencil. From the time he started nursery and his first teacher said rather apologetically ‘I’m so sorry there’s nothing…

Shape poems but updated and with ICT…
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December 17, 2015 posted by littlewhitecottage

Shape poems but updated and with ICT…

The boys had been out playing on the common outside our house and Henry came in looking like this. Apart from the mud you might notice that his trousers are…

But when do you get time to yourself..?
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December 13, 2015 posted by littlewhitecottage

But when do you get time to yourself..?

This is a question I’m often asked when I tell people I home educate my son (son to be 2 sons). I am no angel, I am no sainted mother…