Learning musical instruments seems to be one of the things that people assume home educated children can't do- or at least, not easily. If you've read my article on how to find great guitar teachers for online learning, you'll know that this isn't the case at all! My middle daughter used to love . . .
Using logic and strategy games and puzzles in your child's playtime and/or home education is a fantastic way to help them learn while having fun. There are many skills developed through strategy games, such as planning, delayed gratification, mathematics and analytical thinking- all very helpful for . . .
Bonfire Night is a British tradition held on 5th November, commemorating the failed attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament by Guido (Guy) Fawkes and other Catholic protestors who wished to end the lives of King James I. In 1605, this group rented a coal cellar under the House of Lords and . . .
Family skiing in the European Alps and the Dolomites is said to be legendary. Not only because of the picture-postcard Alpine villages but also because of the superb resort towns located at their bases, which make for an ideal base when skiing with the young ones in tow.. Why is skiing in Europe . . .
There are many benefits to learning chess, and it is something my kids have really enjoyed. They first started when their home education group brought in a real Chess Master to teach them the basics of chess, and they've loved it ever since! Learning chess can help children improve concentration . . .
The discussion of how digital gaming affects children and their development has been ongoing for years and is changing all the time. As home educators we use digital technology as a key part of my children's education and I have seen huge benefits over the years. Minecraft is one of the most popular . . .
Minecraft Skyblock Challenges List Skyblocks are increasingly a very popular Minecraft map (in survival mode) made up of a small floating island, on which users need to complete challenges. On a Skyblock map there are limited resources which makes these Minecraft challenges tricky; it is . . .
Activities For Autistic Kids To Support, Nurture & Inspire Any parent with autistic kids knows that most activities, both within school and outside of it, are designed and set up for neurotypical children. It's for this reason that autistic children can have a tough time enjoying what . . .
4 Excellent Options For The Best Guitar Teachers Online One of the questions I get asked most often when people find out we home educate is "But how will they do...?" People perceive that certain things can only be learned in school, such as drama, team sports or music. They're often surprised . . .
Voice Acting Online Classes: 3 Great Classes For Kids And How To Book! Something that I love about home education is that no matter what your child is into, there are ways of accessing support and classes to help them improve and progress. Whether it's designing computer games, examining geodes . . .