Year 1 Homeschool

A Step-by-Step Guide to Book Based Planning!

A Step-by-Step Guide to Book Based Planning!

Have you ever just wanted to simplify your homeschool by not having to stress about the different curricula you could or should purchase? At Mama Teaches Me, we want to empower you to take ownership over your child’s curriculum with them at the centre of […]

Year 1 Unit Study: Light and Dark!

Year 1 Unit Study: Light and Dark!

Our second theme for Year 1 was Light and Dark. This is a fantastic theme to cover in your Year 1 Homeschool as it covers the Science objectives from the National Curriculum. After 6 weeks of learning, my children absolutely loved this theme. We covered […]

Teach Islamic Studies at home (for 3-6 year olds!)

Teach Islamic Studies at home (for 3-6 year olds!)

As a Muslim Parent, are you looking for ways in which to begin teaching your children about Islam? There are some amazing resources, syllabus available now alhamdulillah, but where do you actually start and when? In this post I will be sharing my own journey […]

Step-by-Step Yr 1 Plan -Stories from Other Cultures

Step-by-Step Yr 1 Plan -Stories from Other Cultures

Year 1 Literacy Unit This is the second of our Literacy Themes for Year 1. To see our Year 1 Fairy Tale Theme – click here. We tied in this Literacy unit with Black History Month. We chose a range of stories including, Mama Panya’s […]

Year 1 Literacy – Step by Step Fairy Tales Theme

Year 1 Literacy – Step by Step Fairy Tales Theme

There are some amazing activities, ideas and discussions on the the Early Years and Foundation stage when it comes to homeschooling. But as our children grow, what next in year 1? Of course everyone’s method of home-education changes. Some find online curricula or guides and […]

Year 1 Annual Homeschooling Plans

Year 1 Annual Homeschooling Plans

As the back to school signs have sprung up in all the shops, we too are getting organised for our own homeschooling year. Of course we can start it any time of the year, for us the summer means summer holidays and spending quality time […]