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Summer Solstice

In the Northern hemisphere, the summer solstice is the name given to the longest day of the year – i.e. the day when the sun appears highest in the sky and there is more sunlight than on any other day … Continue reading

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How do they celebrate Christmas in South Africa?

This is a guest post from my lovely husband, Ian. Christmas in South Africa is celebrated in different ways, as you would expect from a country with such cultural diversity.  The main differences are between white “European” and black “African” … Continue reading

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Summer Reading

It’s the summer holidays. Hopefully everyone is enjoying the time off, but if you or your young ones are getting bored, why not have a look at these books? For KS1: Gobbolino the Witch’s Cat by Ursula Williams. This is … Continue reading

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