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Visiting Astrid

October 21, 2016

Although both our kids, Kelsey and Christopher, live across the country from us, we very lucky that they live within four hours of each other. 136 more words


Monday Morning

With a busy week ahead.
This coming weekend, we are sending the first of our 3 piggies to freezer camp. Like the Peepers, we’ll do this ourselves. 459 more words

Me: queen h4 She: wrong in a doubled way Me: queen f8 CM

My Philosophy

I Got It Honest

It ain’t nothin’ but a small frame house on an acre lot
It ain’t that much diff’rent from any other house on the block

And it may not look like we got all our share of the promise… 322 more words

5 ways to help your child with reading comprehension | Astrid

Comprehension is a word that can fill children with dread! Being tested on an author’s work can sometimes spike up the pressure and make reading for pleasure difficult. 39 more words

Maths in Year 6, what does your child learn? | Astrid

Year six maths will be a consolidation of the skills learnt in previous years. It will also take their mathematical skills one step further. Children will be introduced to areas which they may not have covered before, such as algebra, ratio and proportion or order of operations. 20 more words

Making the most of your local library | Astrid

Our local libraries are treasure troves of information and services. Here’s our guide on making the most of your local library.   1. Not just for books! 38 more words