Detective Agency by Osmo #OsmoSocialClub [AD – Review]

Detective Agency by Osmo #OsmoSocialClub [AD – Review]

For Easter this year, we were invited to test out another interactive kit by Osmo. This time, we tried out their Detective Agency kit. In line with Easter celebrations, they were encouraging those part of their #OsmoSocialClub to add a little Easter twist to their play. Whether it was drawing Easter Eggs via their Studio

Celebrating STEM: The Coding Starter Kit by Osmo #OsmoSocialClub [AD – Review]

Last year, we reviewed the Genius Starter Kit by Osmo, an interactive tool that integrates an iPad or Fire tablet with hands-on learning. Players use objects from the real world to interact with the digital world shown on their screen. Osmo believes in Embodied Learning through physical-digital interactions. They encourage users to learn through hands-on experiences,

Celebrating (more than one!) Mothers’ Day with Moonpig [AD]

Mother’s / Mothers’ Day is a huge affair in this family. Not only has T got two mums to contend with, but I myself have two mums that I need to shop for. We also have Sharon’s mum as well! I guess it’s no different to splitting the cost over Father’s and Mother’s Day, but

Books that Matter: A Kids Book About… [Review]

We’ve always pride ourselves on creating an inclusive library for T, despite the fact that statistically you’re more likely to see an animal, a robot or “other” objects (27%) as the main characters than a person of colour or person with a visible disability. The same goes for children’s authors. According to the 2017 CCBC

The Genius Starter Kit by Play Osmo [AD – Review]

The leap between Reception and Year One has been quite the culture shock. This has also been amplified by the fact that T only had 6 months worth of school before lockdown occurred. Where as before T would learn a lot through play, this has been reduced somewhat and lessons are more “structured”. With this

Having Fun at Home with Bella & Frank [AD – Review]

Over the last year, T has grown at a rate of knots. His school trousers from last term are now sat at his ankles, and his PE shorts are like hot pants. Because of this constant increase, we don’t often spend much time letting him pick new clothes. We know that as soon as he’s