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Maths for Year 5 is Ready to Go!
  • Karen Willson
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  • 14 October 2020

Maths for Year 5 is Ready to Go!

This is THE maths core to inspire all those tech-savvy kids and very hands-on for those who benefit from a concrete connection to maths concepts...
Let's Talk Wombats!
  • Karen Willson
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  • 9 September 2020

Let's Talk Wombats!

How would you like to have a wombat as your family pet?
5 Ways to get your Homeschooled Student into University or TAFE
  • Donna Stewart
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  • 31 August 2020

5 Ways to get your Homeschooled Student into University or TAFE

Can homeschooled children get into University of TAFE? It is a very popular question and one that concerns a lot of homeschooling parents, grandparents, friends, relatives, even the local shop assistant - everyone wants to know, ‘What about University?’
Boredom Busting Activities for Preschoolers
  • Fiona Morphett
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  • 17 May 2020

Boredom Busting Activities for Preschoolers

Homeschooling kids of multiple ages, abilities, learning needs and interests can be challenging to say the least. Parents often ask about preschool-aged children and how they can fit in with their older siblings... Homeschooling kids of multiple ages, abilities, learning needs and interests can be challenging to say the least. ...
When You've Been Handed The Impossible
  • Karen Willson
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  • 1 April 2020

When You've Been Handed The Impossible

If Covid19 has thrown you into homeschool, if your school is asking you to manage 'school at home', if you are struggling to juggle work and teaching, if parenting just became 24/7 and relationships in your house are strained, my heart goes out to you. You have been handed the impossible. 
Nature Study and How To Start
  • Fiona Morphett
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  • 20 November 2019

Nature Study and How To Start

Nature Study is a great way to get outdoors, but knowing how to start can be overwhelming. We've recently found some great tips to answer this question with ideas for different ages.
10 Things To Connect With Kids
  • Fiona Morphett
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  • 10 November 2019

10 Things To Connect With Kids

Connecting with your kids can be hard! See below for our list of 10 things you can do RIGHT NOW to connect.
Can I Homeschool In Australia?
  • Fiona Morphett
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  • 8 November 2019

Can I Homeschool In Australia?

One of the most common questions I am asked is "can I homeschool my child in Australia". After a resounding "yes" there are often more questions about why parents homeschool, what is homeschool, how to register and can I actually do this....
Creating a Homeschool Plan
  • Fiona Morphett
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  • 3 November 2019

Creating a Homeschool Plan

Some people don't need a plan. They are happy to go with the flow, do what comes and that suits them and their family. Other families do need a plan. I like lists, and I like ticking things off so a plan works for me. If you need a homeschool plan it is easy to create your own. Read more below for how you can create one easily...
Writing Skills Matter
  • Karen Willson
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  • 21 September 2019

Writing Skills Matter

Cheryl is excited about the fabulous progress her daughter is making! She says...