Kidzania Westfield Review – A Great Day Out with Kids

We spent the weekend in London at the amazing Kidzania Westfield. 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 Heritage Centre

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

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 in Their Own Words

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

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 home schooling 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…

Over 70 Free or Cheap Home Education Websites UK

A list of all the home education websites available to help with homeschooling UK. A number of these homeschooling resources UK are free. Home Education Websites for all Ages EdPlace – KS1 to KS4 you…

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…

The reasons we have opted for Home Education

Freddie is a very bright and social child, so why have we chosen home education?   So why have we opted to homeschool? We have considered this for a number of years. But have always…

The Best Way of Teaching Kids to Code

Product review of Osmo Coding with Awbie – great programming game for children. @playosmo