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Ulster Flying Club

1 year 13 weeks ago
Quite a few families from our home education group visited the Ulster Flying Club today.  A visit we have repeated quite a few times and it’s easy to see why!  The club holds some very...

Halloween at W5 & Planetarium

1 year 15 weeks ago
This halloween we enjoyed a slime workshop with w5’s educational team and a visit to their monster manor exhibit. Despite the half term crowds the workshop was well received.  We followed this...

Monthly Science Club - W5

1 year 16 weeks 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

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

An Creagán

1 year 18 weeks 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

1 year 18 weeks 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

1 year 19 weeks 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

1 year 19 weeks 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

1 year 19 weeks 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

1 year 19 weeks 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...