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How To Raise a Family of Readers

Reading in our household is an integral part of our family culture: our children are read to from birth through to their teenage years, reading independently is nurtured, and reading as a pastime is highly valued. Our children are surrounded by books as our home literally contains thousands of books: books purchased, gifted and found […] Read more…

The Australian Homeschool Summit is Back and I’m Talking Again!!

The Australian Homeschool Summit (Online) is back…and once again I’m going to be one of the workshop presenters  This time I’m going to be sharing about Centering Your Education Around Australian Living Books, I’m thrilled to be talking about a topic that is near and dear to my heart, I admit to being rather passionate about […] Read more…

Leaping into Literature: Animals & Anthropomorphism

The past fortnight saw us once again diving deep into our Leaping into Literature immersion. This fortnight we focused on reading our way through our collection of Animal and Anthropomorphism (attribution of human characteristics & behaviour to animals) picture books. We discovered and re-discovered some real treasures, we also discovered some total duds. When well […] Read more…

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