How to Make History Fun with 60 Second Histories

We have recently been introduced to 60 Second Histories, and we absolutely love it. They are history videos in small chunks, well 60 seconds!! Since we have been homeschooling, Freddie has shown a massive interest…

Over 100 of the Best Books For 9 Year Olds 2019

  I have compiled over 100 of the best books for 9 year olds 2019. The benefits of reading books is such an integral part of children’s lives. We have been really lucky and Freddie…

Over 35 of the Best Educational Videos for kids on YouTube

I am not a big fan of “screen time” for kids, however, there are certain educational videos on Youtube for kids I don’t mind Freddie watching. I have compiled a list of all of the…

How To Encourage Creativity With Aquabeads Minions Playset

Freddie has never really enjoyed being creative, even from a very young age. He has always enjoyed books and maths and getting him to do anything remotely creative has always been hard work! As we…

How to Make A Reed Diffuser | Educational Fun with Kids

One of the joys of homeschooling is I incorporate every day life into some sort of educational activity. Today’s science experiment was to make our own reed diffuser! I love my house to smell nice,…

Learning At Home With Exemplar Education An Honest Review

We have recently come across Exemplar Education, which is a fantastic online tutoring resource for kids. As you know we are home educating Freddie. Exemplar is now our go to platform for maths and English.…

Kidzania London Review – A Great Day Out with Kids

We spent the weekend in London at the amazing Kidzania London. What is Kidzania? It is a city for kids. The kids have to do jobs to earn a salary, KidZos, and then they spend…

Great Day Out at Battle of Bosworth Visitor Centre

As we are homeschooling now we decided to have a lovely historical day out to the Battle of Bosworth Visitor Centre. Since homeschooling Freddie has shown such a strong interest in history we just had to…

The Best Educational Toys for 9 Year Olds

The best way for children to learn is through play, and educational toys encourage the development of essential skills while the child is having fun. Why Educational Toys? Educational toys are the best, not only…

Why Kids Love Home Education UK – In Their Own Words

I thought I would write a blog post about why kids love home education in UK. There are lots of articles about why parents love it, but I have not seen many from a children’s…

Cost of Homeschooling UK | How Home Education Can Save You Money

As friends have started to spend £100’s on school uniforms it got me thinking about the real cost of homeschooling UK. Is it costing me more? Is home education actually cheaper than school? Of course…

The Best Homeschool Supplies Checklist

We have been homeschooling for 3 months, and I have included our homeschool supplies checklist of what we purchased before we started. Everything included is exactly what we have in our homeschooling room. If you…

How to set up your Homeschool Room

  We have been homeschooling for 2 months now, and have made a few changes to our home. I work from home already and have adapted my office into a joint office / homeschool room…

Over 70 Free or Cheap Home Education Websites UK

Homeschooling in the UK does not have to be expensive. There are so many free home education packs that can help you on your journey. I have listed all of the home education resources UK below that…

The Best Educational Subscription Boxes and Magazines in the UK

Educational Subscription Boxes As we are now home schooling we thought we would share some of the best educational subscription boxes and magazines that we think are great. Science Subscription Boxes Letterbox Lab This is…