Spring crafts activities

Some time ago I organised a meeting for home educated children in our home with a purpose of doing some crafts together. I used to prepare way more craft activities when my Little Rascals were younger, but recently somehow I overlooked the subject. I thought that having some kids over will give me more motivation.…

21 days with a chicken egg

To celebrate the spring and Easter we made a little project inspired by a friendly Polish blogger. She provided us with necessary photos (and they can be found online) to follow the development of a chicken that happens inside an egg. Every day we took a look at a corresponding photo and afterward, we hanged the photos…

Day like no others

Yesterday we finally managed to go on a long-planed outing. Until now the weather was never on our side but yesterday it finally got better! So we headed up to the Belmont Children’s Farm in North London and we had a wonderful day. There were bunny rabbits… … and ponies. There was a ride in…

Math with ladybirds

These cute ladybirds were on my todo list for a long time, from the moment I saw them on the Counting Coconuts blog. And finally I made them, they were perfect for our red week, letter B (biedronka in Polish) and spring theme. N didn’t like counting activities recently but with these little ladybirds, she’s…

Little bees

For our spring poster and during our yellow week we’ve had some craft fun today. We made little bees, I found this idea on a Polish blog Babylandia. It’s definitely a craft for older children, S needed my help with almost everything, N also several times. But anyway I think they had a lot of fun…

Foam flowers

Today we made really cute foam flowers. It’s a very nice springish home-decoration. I found the idea on one Polish blog called Urwiskowo. They are very easy and fun to prepare. We need: craft foam (or felt) pipe cleaners buttons scissors We cut out our flowers from foam (Rascals needed my help with this part) making a…