Learning with 2 kids and a mommy

Month: October 2015

Determiners and Articles

Determiners and Articles

What are determiners? Determiners are words that are in front of a noun. We had gone through nouns previously, so now we moved on to determiners who introduce nouns. There are many groups of determiners and they are: articles, quantifiers, possessives, demonstratives and interrogatives. Looks scary […]

A fun-tastic boo-lloween night!

A fun-tastic boo-lloween night!

It’s the time of the year where you can get funky, crazy or scary with your costumes! This year we are making our costumes using recycle materials: cardboard and fiber fill from old pillow. Gor gor requested to be Ironman and mei mei not knowing […]

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Finale

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Finale

Was reminding the smarties that the next day we are going back to Singapore and they were like:”What? Come on, let’s stay a few days more…pleassssseeeeee!!!”. Come on…who doesn’t love holiday? I wished I can stay a few days more too! The fact is we have […]

Craft: A is for Alligator

Craft: A is for Alligator

Remember we just did letter Aa revision? Now we are enhancing what the kids learn with craft. We are making alligator out of boxes that we have collected from “tissues”, “cereals” and toilet rolls. Not forgetting the egg crates too! Most of the materials can […]

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Part 4

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Part 4

Part 4 of our Hong Kong trip and you may think that we are finally going to Hong Kong Disney. Gee… in actual fact I didn’t plan Disney into our itinerary. Gor gor did asked if we are going Disney and I said no with the […]

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Part 3

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Part 3

A day in Lantau Island and Tai O village! To tell you the truth, is really an awesome place to be because it has fantastic scenery and is really educational especially if you have children. We had a sumptuous breakfast at our apartment, charged up before […]

Letter Aa revision

Letter Aa revision

Oh yea, we are returning to Aa for review. Knowing ABCs before doesn’t mean that they will know it forever. We still need to repeat to them again and again so that they really do remember what they have learnt previously. In other words, repeated experience […]

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong -> Zhu Hai! Part 2

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong -> Zhu Hai! Part 2

Second day of our trip, we have actually planned to go Ocean Park but after some thoughts we changed our plan and headed to Zhu Hai (珠海) instead. For those who do not know what and where is Zhu Hai: it is a modern city in […]

Scratched art peacock and rainbow butterfly

Scratched art peacock and rainbow butterfly

This week, during the art lesson with Teacher Huiyi, we have completed 2 drawings. To me is doing a black and white drawing because the scratched art is with black background and the butterfly is with white but later painted with rainbow colours. First, the […]

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Part 1

Taking homeschooling to Hong Kong! Part 1

Who said homeschooling can only happen at home or near home? We are taking homeschooling overseas. That’s right, we are taking it to Hong Kong! As the smarties get older, I have given them the responsibilities to pack their own luggage. Each of them have their […]