A few things- what we got up to this week in the school holidays and a look at next weeks posts

School goes back for us in a couple of days. Both of my children are excited to go back especially my eldest who has really been missing her friends and school work funny enough. This last week of holidays has been a relaxing one. We spent some time just at home, but also a couple … More A few things- what we got up to this week in the school holidays and a look at next weeks posts

A DIY personal word spelling dictionary at 6 years

My six-year-old has always been interested in reading and writing but more recently her focus has been on wanting to understand the meaning behind words. She wants to know how to read, say, spell and be able to describe the words meaning. I can see she is trying to understand and interpret what is being … More A DIY personal word spelling dictionary at 6 years

My daughter’s Montessori School Cycle 2 transition

For the last couple of weeks my daughter has been visiting her new classroom. The transition period goes for approx three weeks and is at the child’s pace. After the upcoming school holidays my daughter will officially have left Children’s House and have started in Cycle Two (Lower Primary) which is a mixed aged classroom … More My daughter’s Montessori School Cycle 2 transition