Archive | January 2012

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2D Shapes Poster

My daughter Samira put this 2D Shapes Poster together as part of her review on shapes and also to help the younger ones recognise the shapes themselves and become familiar with their names. I printed the shapes for Samira to colour, cut out and stick down, then she matched up the name labels to the […]

Origins of Christmas Symbols & Traditions Lapbook

This is a lapbook I researched and put together for my 8 year old son, Yusef during the end of December and early January. He is old enough to fully understand now that living in the UK, people have different religious and cultural backgrounds and celebrate different festivals.  Having come from a non-Muslim background, my parents are not […]

Fossilisation Flapbook

This is my son, Yusef’s flapbook about the process of fossilisation. Flapbooks are a nice way of breaking down information that contains a sequence of events. It helps children to memorise and recall processes easily. Diagrams are particularly important. When children draw their own diagrams it helps them retain more information. You can make your own […]