Being a single home educating parent is not something I ever thought I would have to navigate. I’m sure it’s true to say of most of us that we didn’t really expect to be raising our kids on our own, and it’s also true to say that most parents didn’t expect to be adding their full time education to . . .
Amazing Harry Potter Coloring Pages For Kids! If you're anything like our family, you and your children love the Harry Potter series- both the books and the film adaptation (although the books will always win it for me!) We love exploring the magical wizarding world for fun and in our homeschool; . . .
If there's one thing that I could never understand through my first 10 years of home educating my kids, it was why there were so few decent home education resources packaged in a way that made it easy for children to learn while having fun. I couldn't find someone providing resources that didn't . . .
Minecraft Activities For Kids Welcome to the 'Curious Little Monkeys Minecraft Activity Ideas' post! All of the activities below are centred around the wonderful world of Minecraft. They will engage your children in hands-on fun whilst working on key skills from all the main subject . . .
STEM toys for children are excellent resources for having fun, supplementing a school curriculum and designing your own home education set-up. Playing with STEM toys encourages your child to learn skills that are essential to their future such as design, critical analysis, logical reasoning and . . .
Welcome to the BUMPER Easter crafts & activities for kids EGGstravanganza bundle! In this bundle is a whole load of fun, exciting Easter-themed crafts and activities for children and we have also created a two-week Easter timetable packed with all those activities plus more fun, for those . . .
Hello everyone! Today we'll be looking at how to home educate children of different ages. I've included my own insights and Laura McCartney, homeschooling Mum of 4, qualified teacher and founder of Curious Little Monkeys learning group, has also given invaluable advice about how she homeschools four . . .
Welcome to the first week of our Curious Little Monkeys Homeschool Schedule! To get the most out of this, grab a cuppa and sit down and first read the Guidance For Parents and Implementing Activities info in this article, then be inspired by the Activities (separate post, released every Sunday) and . . .
This is the second in our weekly post of fun and engaging 'Curious Little Monkey' activities for primary children! You can either use these activities as and when you like, or as part of our weekly homeschool timetable for children (available to download for free at the bottom of this post). These . . .
Hello everyone- I hope you are all well and coping as best as you can given the strange circumstances we find ourselves in. If you haven't already, do join the support group that a friend and I have set up on Facebook, Homeschooling During Coronavirus, for regularly updated activity ideas and . . .