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Learning through play

Child Development & Updates

Montessori by Maja Pitamic

Montessori teaching has always interested me. It’s a way of teaching that lets children be children and learn through play and exploration. Recently, I’ve been sent two books; The Montessori Book of Words and Numbers and The Montessori Book of Co-ordination and Lifeskills both…

May 14, 2019
Childs Play

Teaching STEAM with the Musical Activity Cube

We’ve struggled for gift ideas for Bridget this year for Christmas – I mean, what do you get a child that is 3rd in line and has everyone’s hand me downs? Well, Smyths came to the rescue by asking me to review one of…

October 9, 2018
Childs Play

Halloween and Autumn Crafts with Baker Ross Craft Club

Every now and then, we receive a lovely box of crafting goodies from Baker Ross. My excitement goes in to overdrive wondering what we’re going to get next and my craft chest is growing rapidly. I’ve absolutely loved this latest box of Autumn and…

October 12, 2016
Child Development & Updates

Dexter’s first term at pre-school

Tomorrow marks the end of Dexter’s first term at pre-school. He hasn’t actually been there a whole term, he only started when he turned 2 last month making him the youngest child in the setting. In total it works out about 6 weeks and…

July 15, 2015