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Monthly Science Club - W5

16 weeks 6 days ago
Some of our primary aged children got to kick off their brand new regular science club in w5 this week beginning with Potions for Wizards.      Two very lovely witches and parents...

Visit to the Traffic Information and Control Centre

17 weeks 6 days ago
“On 12 October 2018 we visited the Traffic Information and Control Centre in Belfast.  

An Creagán

18 weeks 2 days ago
An Creagán is a very notable place for our community, being the perfect host to many home education meets.     One of our members recently penned a description of just what they get up to...

STEM workshops at w5

19 weeks 1 day ago
Some of our almost teens and teens have been reaping the benefits from the pairing of a regular STEM programme in w5 and a great organiser who we feel privileged to have in our home education group...

RNLI Donaghadee Lifeboat Station

19 weeks 3 days ago
“ Today we attended the RNLI event at Donaghadee Lifeboat station and were welcomed by our guide, a retired local GP who had been a crew member himself for many years as the doctor onboard. He had...

Forest School

19 weeks 5 days ago
Our young people have been enjoying forest school sessions with their families. The organiser has very kindly gave us a preview of their regular sessions.  “The Bushcraft forest school is a...

Creative writing - telling stories

19 weeks 5 days ago
Some of our members recently started to get together for creative writing and story telling sessions.  The organiser has has detailed their sessions together below!  A very exciting...


20 weeks 1 day ago
This week, eight home educating families went rockpooling with staff from the Seascope Marine Research Centre. We were the only people on the beach, and had fun combing the rock pools for creatures...

Gortin Glen Forest Park

20 weeks 2 days ago
We met with other home educating  families for a walk and picnic at Gortin Glen Forest Park. The park has a number of different routes that you can choose from, each with a different distance...

Mourne Hiking

20 weeks 3 days ago
On Wednesday 26th September, home educating families had an adventure in the heart of the Mourne Mountains. It was to be led by Paul but he decided to have his own adventure!!!    Conrad...