Category Archives: writing skills

Easter egg pre handwriting practice.

After last night I wanted a quiet day today as we are all tired, thanks to Jakey. He is teething so is not happy at nights and likes to let me know about it!!! So for the first time I … Continue reading

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Gruffalo activities for world book day

Posy and Puppy absolutely adore the Gruffalo so when Posy found out her class was doing the Gruffalo for world book day she was ecstatic. To make the most out this excitement I quickly found some printable’s to keep my … Continue reading

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Body lotion

As its my mums birthday soon, we got to work making her some body cream. I explained to Izlles what we were going to do and he wrote it out on the whiteboard. I got the recipe for the lotion … Continue reading

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Super simple valentine cards

With everything that has gone on lately I wanted a simple valentine card for the children to do, and this fitted the bill for me. What you need •card •roll of paper •glue •decorations, I used hearts. First draw round … Continue reading

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How I kept the children entertained while ill part 1

It’s most parents nightmare looking after the children while ill. Unfortunately for me I have spent a short time in hospital while ill, luckily my hubby could take some time off work to help me as all I was doing … Continue reading

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Homemade plate for Santa

I am so excited about this, more than all the kids put together. We have made a plate and mug for Santa. I got a cheap plate and mug from Tesco costing £1.50 for both. I asked my children what … Continue reading

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Playdough mats from Twinkl

Today we have had our playdough mats out which I download from twinkle (here). Twinkl is a great site, my only complaint is there is so much that I want to print out that I’m running out of ink (lol). … Continue reading

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Homemade work books

My 6 year old is constantly writing stories and doing other activities. Being inspired by one of the bloggers I follow on Facebook (sorry I can’t remember which one) as well as 3 dinosaurs I made my son his own … Continue reading

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Help your children write smaller.

I don’t know about anybody else but just because my son can do something doesn’t mean he will!!! As with his writing, I know he can write small and neat, but he never does. I stumbled on to this activity … Continue reading

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