Little Reward Boxes

Little Rewards for ChildrenI’ve created some tiny little reward boxes full of goodies for the children when they meet their targets.

We’re expecting rather more of them this year in terms of book-work, so it’s nice to be able to mark their milestones with a little trinket, and it sometimes helps to give them something to work towards. You might find these ideas useful for party bags, bran tubs, Easter eggs, treasure hunts, etc.

 

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Lego Week 2

A few more thoughts and pictures from our Lego Week. (See my Lego Week 1 post). It turned a bit incoherent towards the end, to be honest, due to all the other clubs and visits we had on. I wish we could have done it outside term time as originally planned. But hey ho, the kids had fun!

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Lego Week 1

Picture of large aeroplane made in LegoWe’ve been doing ‘Lego Week’ this week so I thought I’d share some of my Lego home education ideas.

Lego Week has been a long time in the planning, and perhaps not as spectacular as it ought to have been given that, but it’s going well so far.

Mainly, designating a day or week for something just gives me a little inspiration and the kiddies a sense of occasion that makes us approach some of the same learning we’d be doing anyway with fresh enthusiasm. (Do I sound tired? I’m tired…)

 

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