How to make a Go-Cart I have had a surprising amount of interest in how to make a go cart, These instructions are being rewritten and should be available shortly. I thought I would provide brief instructions on how to make a go-cart, since my kids had a load of fun with theirs which grand-pa… Read More How to make a Go Kart
Tongue Twisters This is a fairly large collection of Tongue Twisters, you can easily add new ones by commenting or emailing them to me. Older Twisters December 2005 Are you copper bottoming them my man No I’m aluminiuming them Mum nikkie – HOW MUCH OIL COULD A GUM BOIL BOIL IF A GUM BOIL COULD… Read More Tongue Twisters (a significant collection of tongue teasers)
Family Business I am particularly keen to get my family interested and involved with managing and profiting from our own “family business”. This page is the limit of my current knowledge, I would be delighted if you could offer a few tips, alternately read and enjoy. Treat Your Business Like a Business and Your Family… Read More Manage your own Family Business
Things to do with toddlers and children- by Lydia Munyard Things to do with Toddlers Finger painting Playing with play dough Biscuit baking Icing biscuits Cooking of any kind Colour sorting with Lego Dancing and Singing to music Colouring and drawing of any kind Blowing bubbles Hide and Seek Playing in the Sand box Singing… Read More Activities and Things to do with Toddlers
The Power of Television by Martin Ward About 18 years ago I read Malcom Muggeridge’s book “Christ and the Media” which was a real eye-opener. The most telling passage is where he discusses how what we see (via television) enters directly into our minds with hardly any chance of being questioned, while what we read has… Read More The Power of Television
Tips about homeschool and home education Homeschooled children are not sent to school, they are lead into a better and more fulfilling education by our daily example, by careful productive nurturing, individual tuition and personal attention. Who else knows, understands and loves your child better than you yourself. Consider how well your child already knows… Read More Tips and Ideas about Homeschooling
Car Seat Travel Packs and Storage Solution for Car Schooling Using the time travelling in the car to educate seems to make sense. Rex and Maria have made and provided a storage solution for their children. I thought this may be a usefull idea families who spend time travelling.
Car Schooling and Travel Games This article was originally on the forum at homeschool.co.uk and written in Wed Sep 11, 2002 4:58 pm Post subject: Car Activities – Schooling while traveling. I posted the following question on the Duet6v7 list. “We seem to spend a fair amount of time in the car, any suggestions, actives… Read More Car Activities – Schooling while traveling.
Nation Identity Scheme for Children in the UK John Clare, the Education Correspondent for The Daily Telegraph, recently received and responded to a letter from a school governor disturbed by an extension of the annual school census. Introduced in 1996, this census has been used by the British Department for Education and Skills (DfES) to… Read More Nation Identity Scheme for Children in the UK
Conkers – An Old English School Yard Game Conkers are the seeds from Horse Chestnut trees. They are usually found around September / October in the UK. Make a hole through the middle of the conker and thread it on a string. Take it in turns to attack your opponent’s conker with yours (one swipe… Read More Conkers – An Old English School Yard Game