Start of the 2nd half of Winter Term

Ok. Back to school. The prospect of mock exams is becoming ever more real, and we know that – left to her own devices – Em isn’t just going to get on with revising. So now the Study Buddy board is in full swing. This is a bit of a long post to cover setting […]

End of half term: the tipping point

So half term has been and gone. In truth, we were a bit relaxed about the amount of work that Em was doing. Her school have two weeks off. We decided that she would be as well to relax that week. Not least of all because it was her 16th birthday on the Saturday. We’d […]