The Ancient Explorer Book Club

The Ancient Explorer Book Club

In December we will be starting a new group activity, The Ancient Explorer Book Club! Once a month, I plan for us to explore literary landscapes together using our imaginations. While I am an avid reader, this year books have been especially important. They have acted...
Song for a Whale

Song for a Whale

Have you recently lost a loved one? Or perhaps your child is struggling to fit in at school? If these questions relate to you, I highly recommend you read the heartwarming children’s book Song for a Whale by Lynne Kelly. The story centres on Iris, a vibrant and clever...
Omar el Jaguar

Omar el Jaguar

Recently I came across a beautiful picture book in Spanish called Omar, el Jaguar by Andrea Olatunji. Andrea is a talented educator, author and illustrator, who has taught ESL and Spanish in Uruguay, her country of birth, and also the United States for more than 20...
Let’s Record The Buildings of the Inka!

Let’s Record The Buildings of the Inka!

Is your young ancient explorer fascinated by the majestic city of Machu Picchu? Or perhaps they need to practice converting common measurements and calculating perimeter and area?Yes? Then I have just created a resource that is the perfect for them! In my latest...