Safer Sexual Behaviour (Board Game)

Safer Sexual Behaviour: A board game for children Laura Walker and Carol Laugharne.  Loggerhead Publishing.https://loggerheadpublishing.co.uk/product/safer-sexual-behaviour-board-game-children/£45.00 Laura and Carol didn’t stop at producing a story book and...

Billy and the Tingles

Billy and the Tingles… (Helping Children to learn about safer sexual behaviour: A narrative approach to working with young children and sexually concerning behaviour.) Laura Walker & Carol Laugharne.  £30.99 Speechmark Publishing, but available on Amazon. I...

School Exclusion: The Parent Guide

School Exclusion – the book is released! It’s no secret that I quite enjoy writing.  Although, to be fair, I can’t write in a formal and proper manner.  It may be that I find that style of writing a little ‘boring’ to read.  So, I write the way I talk.  From the...

Carters Yard Phonics – Flashcards

Talking Phonics Flashcards Carter’s Yard Phonics   I am a massive fan of augmented reality.  From the first programs that I experienced with dragons crawling out of holes on my floor, desk, settee – through Pokemon Go – to a virtual chicken in my conservatory...

Revision

I’m in need of hair dye this week or maybe a wig… Son #1 is in Year 11 and has all his exams coming up.  Son #2 is in Year 10 and moved schools recently.  As he had already completed two-years of study in a couple of subjects that are no longer on offer, we’ve...

Learning to Read

Learning to read… I love books.  Have done since I was a little girl sitting on my mother’s knee learning to read my Peter and Jane Ladybird books whilst she operated an overlocker (a sewing machine with a pretty sharp knife attached!)  When I entered...