Guest Post: Miss Crackles Yesterday I visited The National Landscape discovery centre, a geology centre near Hexham. First we listened to a 30-minute talk about the local geology by Ian Jackson, a local geologist. I was given a fossil of a coral: and got to keep most of the toilet roll from the demonstration: After […]
Miss Crackles attended a sewing day as she was very keen on learning to sew. As my own skills are self taught we found a great day course for kids being offered at The Sewing Shed in Ilkley. The day was 10am – 4pm with two items to be made for £40, which covered tuition […]
The village in which we live had a scarecrow hunt over August. The theme for this year was ‘hero scarecrow’ which led to lots of discussions and musings of what our hero scarecrow should look like. Who would be our hero? Finally, after a few days of deliberations we decided on Frodo! A small hero […]
We did a really cool and colourful experiment this week that was very engaging. This cool experiment made some beautiful patterns using just a few things and we learnt about why this happened. What do you need for this experiment? Milk Washing up liquid Food colouring (we had red, blue and yellow) Cotton bud Dish […]
Last week we looked at weights and measurements. We compared how a one kilogram free weight and a one kilogram bag of pasta looks and feels different. Visually we thought that the free weight would be heavier because of what it is made of! Looking around the house we found lots of different items and […]
A cool retro Tic80 game designed and created by Miss Crackles. A heroic penguin saves santa.