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RNLI Donaghadee Lifeboat Station

28 weeks 2 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

28 weeks 3 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

28 weeks 3 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...

Rockpooling

28 weeks 6 days 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

29 weeks 1 day 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

29 weeks 2 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...

Dippy at the Ulster Museum

29 weeks 2 days ago
Two large groups of home educating families managed to be some of the very first people to privately see Dippy the Diplodocus Dinosaur when he arrived in Belfast yesterday as part of his road trip...

Alice in Wonderland Picnic

31 weeks 4 days ago
On Wednesday 5th September, home educators hosted an Alice in Wonderland picnic in Wallace Park, Lisburn for the ‘Not Back to School Week!’.  Children were encouraged to read the fantastic...

People who help us!

32 weeks 2 days ago
Our home educated children had a very special treat this Friday morning.   Getting a look inside a fire engine and an ambulance!  The fire service talked us through fire safety, the gear...

Pizza Express Cooking class!

32 weeks 3 days ago
A morning making pizza sounded like a wonderful idea at the time of booking, and though we had to book months in advance (popular those Pizza Express guys!) and brave rush hour traffic it was...