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Ukelele at The Big Sing

Three of the new Ukelele players
2 days 14 hours ago
HEdNI kids were excited yesterday to add to their musical repertoire at the Big Sing- after a great session singing rounds and experimenting with the boom-wackers(!) there was an opportunity to join...

Oxford Island - Kinnego Bushcraft Centre

3 days 4 hours ago
Some home educating families visited the Bushcraft Centre in Oxford Island this afternoon.  Greg was very accommodating to the group inspiring their imaginations and showing the children an...

Riverwatch Aquarium visit

2 weeks 2 days ago
*pictures of a fish dissesction in this post*  A great time was had by all who came along to Riverwatch on the Foyal yesterday!  As there was such a huge response to the meet-up we were...

Ulster Flying Club visit

3 weeks 5 hours ago
We had a group visit to the Ulster Flying Club this week.  The airport manager took us through the airports various garages were we got to see a lot of different types of planes, gliders and...

Spooky Science

Monster Manor in W5- ghosts in haunted house
3 weeks 1 day ago
Despite it being busy for the half term break w5 was a fantastic group outing for home educators in Northern Ireland.  We started off our visit by viewing the spooky Monster Manor.  Shortly...

Halloween

Pumpkins in the field
3 weeks 3 days ago
A large group of us went pumpkin picking at Streamvale Farm on Wednesday. Availing of their exceptional group rate once again, we also bagged a free pumpkin and carving with admission.  After...

Recycling Centre Visit

The Children and Parwnts who visited the centre
5 weeks 4 hours ago
Today we went on a visit to the recycling center in Lurgan.  After we had all put on our hi-vis vests and had a quick safety briefing we were shown around all the different sections for various...

Snow Tubing

Safety briefing
5 weeks 2 days ago
A thrilling time was had by all on the ski slopes in Craigavon today, despite driving through fog to the venue we found sunshine waiting for us when we arrived! After our safety briefing the kids...

A visit to Streamvale Farm

Barrelling along in the distance  - children being towed by the tractor
7 weeks 1 day ago
Streamvale Farm kindly accommodated our home education group this week. It certainly lived up to its great reputation.  A large group of us were first taken to the petting area were we fed...

Lisburn Fire Station Visit

One of the Fire station groups in front of a fire engine
9 weeks 1 day ago
Our visit to Lisburn Fire Station was fantastic and very informative for both parents and their children.  There were around 60 children so we were split into two groups with different hour...