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learning

STEM

Getting to grips with the LEGO WeDo 2.0 Kit.

Part of my role with the Peterborough STEM Festival is to liaise with schools groups and inspire them to take part in our FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. expo. FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. is a challenge for 6-9-year-olds in which they form a team, learn…

October 25, 2019
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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
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Dexter develops an imagination.

Over the summer Dexter has changed from a baby into a toddler in so many different ways. But this morning I noticed something he’s never done before. We were looking at a book that shows different scenes to teach words and on one of…

September 4, 2014

Tuesday at the Zoo

I take Dexter to a baby group with my friend and her daughter every Friday. It’s a lovely little group and we’ve made some nice friends. The club is based in the Hampton children’s centre, which sadly, is going to be closed by our…

April 17, 2014

Effortless fun with foam shapes in 37* easy steps!

*It doesn’t take 37 steps at all. That was a bare faced lie. But it is very simple! A friend of mine sent me a picture of some foam shapes on her window that she had been playing with with her son. She suggested…

February 16, 2014
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What does your child know?

  I saw this recently on facebook and absolutely loved it. I wish I could take credit for it but I can’t. If you are or if you know the original author, please let me know so that I can credit back to them.…

September 19, 2013
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Dexter at 3 months old

Dexter turned 3 months last week and is now doing so much more. He’s still a baby and he’s not moving or anything but the tiny little things he learns everyday amaze me. I love seeing how something we do and take for granted…

September 4, 2013
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2 months old

Dexter is now 2 months old and getting smilier by the day. He’s a happy little boy and makes us proud all the time. He can hold his head up more now and when laying on his tummy he can turn his head from…

August 4, 2013