Sunday, 2 August 2020

Season 7, Episode 4

We've finally been able to get out on some trips, and we did a recording at an animal sanctuary. Plus we're sharing the activities we've been doing for our Summer Holiday passports, and the names of our two newest chickens!

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Sunday, 19 July 2020

Season 7, Episode 3

It's our 100th episode!!! We're celebrating by taking a trip down memory lane and sharing some of our favourite clips from the last 6 seasons, since we started in 2015. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did!

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Sunday, 5 July 2020

Season 7, Episode 2

It's out 99th episode! We're talking about Henri Matisse, sharing what we're listening to on Yoto, our new walkie-talkies, lots of caterpillars, experiments with rhubarb and celery... and finally the various approaches we're taking to learning Spanish!

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Sunday, 14 June 2020

Season 7, Episode 1


New academic year!

We're excited to start a new season, having started our seventh year of home education this week! In this episode (recorded in a tent in the garden) we're talking about some of our new books and activities, as well as what we've continued. 

Books we mentioned included:
Quark Chronicles: Botany
Quark Chronicles: Zoology (and accompanying workbook)
Life of Fred: Apples, Butterflies, Cats, Edgewood
Cambridge Latin Course book 1
Great inventors
Biology for every kid
Africa is not a country
Super Silly Mad Libs Junior

We also mentioned Ounio language courses and Math Mammoth.

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Saturday, 30 May 2020

Season 6, Episode 21

Elderflowers, fruit and biology.

Although we've finished our formal learning until we start another academic year in a few months, there's still lots going on!

In this episode we're talking about all our fruit and veg we're growing, the butterflies, tadpoles, ants and beetles we have, and the fun biology experiments we've been doing. We're also out and about picking elderflowers.

We mention Biology for Every Kid as a experiment book we're loving.

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Sunday, 10 May 2020

Season 6, Epiosde 20

VE Day, Animals, Playmobil.


In this episode we're talking about how we marked VE Day, our 'Celebration Friday' tradition, getting to know more neighbours during lockdown, and an update on all our animals large and small!

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Sunday, 26 April 2020

Season 6, Episode 19

It's our third episode in lockdown, but we've been keeping surprisingly busy.
We've been hard at work outside, we're approaching the end of our academic year, and Eden has been finding new ways to build community with our neighbours.

We mentioned the botany and zoology Quark chronicles books too.

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