We went to the Museum of Somerset. One of the things we liked was the beam engine. We took lots of photos because we couldn’t fit the whole thing in the picture. When we got home we stuck all our pictures together to make one big picture. Here it is: I did a drawing of [...]
Today the weather forecast said it would be really hot and sunny so we decided to go to the beach with some friends! We went to Exmouth. It was a lovely hot day and we paddled in the sea, had a picnic, dug in the sand and ate ice-creams. Mummy even had a swim!
We’ve been meeting up with some new friends who are part of a home education group. We see them every week on Tuesdays. Today we have had a lot of fun. We love being with the other children. We baked some apples today. We got an apple and cut the core out and then we [...]
Today we decided to make some bread. We have made bread before so we knew what we needed: flour, yeast, salt, sugar, oil and water. We started by weighing the flour and mixing in the yeast and salt. Then we put the oil and sugar in some warm water and stirred it in. When the [...]
We went to Coleridge’s Cottage. You can find out more about it on the National Trust website. Samuel Taylor Coleridge was a poet. You can read more about him on Wikipedia. The cottage has a wild flower garden with lots of poppies. Here’s a photo we took of the garden: The cottage had lots of [...]
We’re cooking some Indian food for dinner so we’re going to learn a bit about India. We went to the library and got a book about India. When we got back we looked through the book and found a picture of an Indian classical dancer. We watched a couple of videos of dancers. Here’s one [...]
Today we’re designing and making our own website where we’ll put all the things we learn. We decided to call it “Our Learning Website”. First we made an empty site with WordPress: Then we got on with deciding how it would look. In the end we decided on some small pictures of some of the [...]