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Key Stage 1 SATS (includes sats printables)

Why do we have to grade our 6 and 7 year olds? My daughter will probably still be (just) 6 when she is tested on her KS1 sats this month. Her best friend will be nearly 8 (as one of the oldest in her class). At this young age, an age difference of 8 months is […]

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Why you should make your preschooler a weekly planner

Ever get tired of that endless reel of questions that your preschooler fires in your direction every morning? Where am I going this morning? Who is picking me up? Who is putting me to bed? Invariably followed by a tantrum, no matter what the response is.     That is life in our household to […]

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How to Transfer a Photo onto Wood to Make a Door Plaque

I had been wanting to try out the transferring of photos onto a  block of wood for a while ,and finally got around to giving it a go whilst making this unique personalised door hanger. Materials: Photo Block of wood/plywood Matte Gel Medium Varnish/Mod Podge  Scrabble Tiles Strong glue How to: 1. Transfer photo onto wood Firstly […]

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Mum and Dad in Manhattan – day 3!

Our 3rd and final day in New York, and the weather was totally dismal. It was pouring with rain – and the rain there is brutal and very wet! We were tired out from 2 days of rushing around, so we decided to spend the morning mooching around and shopping. We headed to Times Square […]

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Mum and Dad in Manhattan – day two!

Our second day in New York was also filled with sightseeing – albeit at a more leisurely pace than the day before , legs and feet were a tad sore!! We headed straight to the Empire State Building, hoping to avoid the crowds, and the plan worked well! We got tickets and without much queue […]

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