Book recommendation – The Quest for the Crystal

It is half term in England. We do lessons from Oak National Academy everyday. We also have more time to read. J is reading The Quest for the Crystals again . It is a game book where you (the reader) can choose how the story goes. When we first got the book, I explained to … Continue reading Book recommendation – The Quest for the Crystal

Virtual lessons – Oak National Academy

Apart from the school videos as J's standard virtual lessons at home, some of the parents from his school also recommend Oak National Academy , so a few days ago I watched some of their videos first before letting J to watch them, and they are great. The teachers are professional with happy cheerful voice. … Continue reading Virtual lessons – Oak National Academy

Printable – Lunar New Year

🌺Lunar New Year🌺 is around the corner, I have designed a 🎈FREE PRINTABLE🎈 ideal for preschoolers. This activity sheet is a superb way to help kids to learn to observe and work on their counting. It is a perfect activity to do with your little ones in this holiday season. It is available to download … Continue reading Printable – Lunar New Year

Free printable – Vocabulary graphic organiser

The schools in England are closed for most of the students. J stays home and has lessons using Microsoft Teams. The teachers recorded videos so we can watch them at our own pace. We have to do assignments everyday and upload them onto Teams. I noticed J uses very few vocabularies in his writing. I … Continue reading Free printable – Vocabulary graphic organiser

Chinese homeschool 1 – 我愛學語文 textbook and workbook

A few days ago we moved to England. We are currently staying in my parents house in London. We haven't found a place to live in yet and therefore cannot apply for a school place for J. With the experience from school closure in Hong Kong, I quickly settled J into a homeschooling timetable, focusing … Continue reading Chinese homeschool 1 – 我愛學語文 textbook and workbook

Super Duper easy-to-make Colour learning cards

Super Duper easy-to-make Colour learning cards A lot of parents asked me ideas to learn. I am a stay-at-home-mum and I totally understand how busy and tired we can get. So today I am going to share with you a little activity that you can make using just paper and dot stickers (or colouring pencils). … Continue reading Super Duper easy-to-make Colour learning cards

Alphabet letter tiles and bottle lids match up busy bag

#playwithpackagingmaterials Another super simple alphabet learning activity that you can make within minutes. Only need 3 equipment : a marker pen, bottle lids, and some cardboard boxes from packaging materials. You can make one set to match uppercase letters and another set for lowercase. You can play simple matching game by lying out the cardboard … Continue reading Alphabet letter tiles and bottle lids match up busy bag

New product – Obstacle course Part 2 – Pretend play

This is another way to play with my Obstacle Course - pretend play for older kindergarteners. There are various obstacles including hurdles, rope swing, climbing frames etc. They are made with leftover cardboard boxes, straws and toothpicks from takeaway, and other leftover materials. There are magnetic tiles at the bottom of each obstacle, so you … Continue reading New product – Obstacle course Part 2 – Pretend play

New product – Obstacle course for learning alphabets

This is another activity that I made with recycle materials. I made an obstacle course with an old paper folder, some straws and toothpicks from takeaways, some packaging materials, and some bottle lids. This is suitable for 2 age groups. I will introduce one here first - preschoolers and kindergartners - for learning alphabets. How … Continue reading New product – Obstacle course for learning alphabets