My kids are obsessed with crystals, are yours? There’s something about those magical, sparkly stones that just captures the imagination. Maybe it’s because they are a natural phenomenon? Maybe it’s because they belong in the realm of fossils and dinosaurs? I don’t really know, but every time we go to a museum or somewhere on holiday […]
It’s so long since we shared a Look Inside project with you. We’ve previously looked inside a Hudl Tablet and an Xbox and it is a really interesting and fun activity. We have learned a lot about using tools, and about how things are put together and how they work. We just think it’s cool […]
Little faces filled with wonder at the science of the world. Yes, it’s another from the National Museum of Scotland, but it’s such a wonderful place! Look at the fascination of my little astronomers and science geeks!
We were really excited to be able to find out what’s inside an Xbox when we got to our house in France. Some of you had requested or suggested this as the next in our series of ‘Look Inside’ items. Our old Xbox was broken, so we decided to open it up to take a look inside. […]
Following on from our birthday party post (here), we thought you might like to see some other party ideas for slightly older children (approx. 6-12 years). We are in the North East, so I’ve added some local links that we’ve used in the past, but you can also use this post for inspiration then Google […]
I gave the boys permission to break open Toby’s old Hudl Android tablet which no longer worked, to see what it looked like inside. They have had lots of fun deconstructing this tablet computer and trying to work out what all the parts are, or just seeing what they look like. I had a minor […]