Coconuts of Revelation

If At First You Don't Succeed... Throw Everything in the Bin and Try Again

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There are things in this life that I am good at. And there are things in this life that I am completely rubbish at. Unfortunately, sometimes those things interfere with each other. 

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What I Learnt From Forgetting To Take Out The Bins

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The other day I had an ebinphany. Like an epiphany but triggered by a bin.

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What to Do When Everything Feels Impossible

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It feels like there's a lot of it going around at the moment, and I feel it too. So I thought, now would be a good time to fire up the ol' blog again. 

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Working From Home WITH CHILDREN!!! Tips by Veronica Dearly

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Okay don’t panic. Don’t panic. Working with children at home whilst simultaneously dealing with the pressure from the internet to maintain an elaborate homeschooling schedule including lessons in 3 instruments and 2 ancient languages for those children is hard. But, what if I told you, you don’t have to do that?! All of this obviously depends on how old your children are, and if you have 1 of them, or 8 of them. We’re all in very different boats. However, my top tip applies universally: A lot of people are working from home with their children. People who have never...

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Working From Home WITH CHILDREN!!! Actual, Valuable and Not Just Me Being Silly Resources

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A lot of these are UK focused but some are international. Hopefully you'll find something useful here to help you!  All names below ARE clickable links, even though they don't look like it 😂 Websites (some with apps too) Twinkl - lots of worksheets and resources usually used by real life teachers, for lots of different age groups  Code Camp World - online coding platform for children with an interest in coding Classroom Secrets - Games, tutorials and home learning packs. Maths Shed & Spelling Shed - spelling & maths online games Phonics Play - games & phonics resources TTS Group - curriculum focused...

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