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Year Two went on an excursion to the beautiful Botanic Gardens last week. We explored the amazing gardens, used nets to find minibeasts in the… 160 more words

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Author Spotlight: Rebecca Johnson

This post is republished from the readilearn blog.

Hi, welcome to the readilearn blog and the first in our Author Spotlight series.

Spring is here and summer is on its way in Australia. 1,354 more words



I have recently moved and am already so happy with where I am. Although I loved my flat, I am now in a house with a garden! 379 more words



Today I found a snail

So delicately small

So tiny

It’s antennae looked like two small dressmaking pins

It’s shell

A swirly intricate thing

It looked unreal. 156 more words


Slug update

When I was walking a dog (sadly, not mine, though I adore her) yesterday, I noticed that there were an inordinate number of slugs around. I noticed it first when I nearly trod on one and then slipped slightly sideways, into a bush on which a great deal more were feasting. 344 more words


30 Days Wild 2016

For those who haven’t read my earlier posts, 30 Days Wild is a month long campaign run by the Wildlife Trusts throughout June to encourage people to get outside and reconnect with nature. 1,043 more words



I opened up the door on a rainy day to let our dog out, she was less than impressed by the weather. But I noticed she had to avoid the snail creeping across the doorstep so thought I may as well call the kids for a closer look. 100 more words

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