How To Start Homeschooling In Western Australia

I was recently asked how do you go about homeschooling in Western Australia. Parents choose to homeschool for many different reasons: it may be they want to educate their child themselves, they are unhappy with their child’s school or their child is a victim of bullying, but regardless it comes down to a personal choice.... Continue Reading →


Play, Have Fun & Learn With Play Dough

We all know that younger kids love playing with play dough.  What they make with it, isn't really important but getting to be hands on, creating, building and even demolishing whatever their hearts desires is great fun.  However, did you know that it is a great tool to use throughout the schooling years? Each child learns... Continue Reading →

NAPLAN – Language Conventions & Spelling Preparation

This year with the OLNA (Online Literacy and Numeracy Assessment) becoming compulsory for all year 10 students in Western Australia, I started examining NAPLAN (National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy) a little closer. The reason being is that there is a pre-qualification, which exempts students from sitting the corresponding ONLA component.  Students who achieve Band 8 or... Continue Reading →

So why blog?

I have prayerfully been considering whether or not to blog.  I am a stay at home Mum with four kids who I have been homeschooling for the last 10 years.  I have been making various resources for years and in the last couple of years I have been putting some of those resources on Teachers... Continue Reading →

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