Not quite sure where this week went to…..
We’ve been enjoying some of Bee’s birthday books. Paul Revere’s Ride (with lovely illustrations by Ted Rand) has caught their imagination, and we started Swallowdale tonight. Plus a few chapters from Tree in the Trail, and another Leonardo Da Vinci book. We haven’t done any more from Our Island Story – it has felt quite heavy going somehow. Perhaps because we were going too fast. I think a chapter a week is recommended and we were doing 1 a day. They have been listening lots to Little House on Plum Creek, and Little House in the Big Woods on CD, and we tried to go Red Kite spotting at Wakerley Woods, but by the time we met up with friends we were too distracted to look out for the kites….