Teaching Tips

How to start teaching your child to read Arabic at home!

How to start teaching your child to read Arabic at home!

So your child has just learnt all their Arabic alphabet sounds and they are ready to move on to reading Arabic, where to next? This post will outline how to start teaching your child to read Arabic at home in fun and easy ways using […]

12 easy Tips to teach the Arabic Alphabet at home!

12 easy Tips to teach the Arabic Alphabet at home!

Teaching a second language at home can sometimes be challenging especially when teaching really young children. However, all you need is some fun and exciting ways! We’re sharing 12 easy tips to teach the Arabic Alphabet at home! With a combination of fun, games, storytelling, […]

10 Fabulous Sensory Play Ideas for 2-4 year old kids!

10 Fabulous Sensory Play Ideas for 2-4 year old kids!

Have you ever noticed how quiet your child is and then you discover they managed to open and squeeze out your favourite moisturiser and smeared it all over themselves, the floor and anywhere else they were playing? Well your child is in need of some […]

What to teach at home? Get started with Story writing with Little Red Riding Hood!

What to teach at home? Get started with Story writing with Little Red Riding Hood!

Are you wondering what theme to teach in your home school? Why not try a book based theme? We were ready to to get started with story writing for our next theme as we love reading books and especially listening to stories at home. So we chose […]

How to teach sounding out of 3 letter words (CVC words)

How to teach sounding out of 3 letter words (CVC words)

Has your child just learnt all their alphabet sounds? Are you wondering where to go next? Well the next steps are blending those sounds together to read or write short words. These short 3-lettered words are known as CVC words as they are typically made […]

5 Easy Tips on teaching Tricky Words at home + Free Printable!

5 Easy Tips on teaching Tricky Words at home + Free Printable!

Are you homeschooling or following up your 4-6 year old child’s learning at home? Do you find there are some words they find difficult to read or spell? These are tricky words! They are tricky because most of the time we cannot phonetically spell them […]

How to teach sentence writing to your child!

How to teach sentence writing to your child!

Are you homeschooling and excited your child now knows their sounds, can write the letters and is even an early reader? What’s next? Writing! Writing is the next step. As part of our Tuesday Teaching Tips series, we present our video below focusing on how […]

How to teach Phase 3 Phonics at home (free teaching resource)

How to teach Phase 3 Phonics at home (free teaching resource)

Are you struggling to teach phonics at home? Read this post to find out how you can teach phonics Phase 3 at home and sign up to receive your free teaching aid.     What is Phase 3 Phonics? Homeschooling mamas must see these words […]

Tuesday Teaching Tips – Your free weekly teaching tips!

Tuesday Teaching Tips – Your free weekly teaching tips!

Are you homeschooling or following up your child’s learning at home? Follow our Tuesday Teaching Tips Series for short ideas for phonics and writing and more. Here’s our story… On a very spontaneous thought we started a series (although I was thinking about doing something […]

15 effective letter formation techniques for 3-4 year olds!

15 effective letter formation techniques for 3-4 year olds!

Are you homeschooling and wondering how to go about starting or improving your child’s handwriting or letter formation? Do you just want to help your child reach their full potential by giving them a head start from home? As a former Primary School Teacher turned […]