There are plenty of reasons why you might choose to home educate your children. In the 2013 NCHENZ survey the top 5 reasons, in order of the number of responses were: – learning... READ MORE
Welcome to the Pukeko Patch !
This is the blogging home of the Oh Waily family’s home education journey. Here you will find posts and updates about all the interesting, mundane and random occurrences of that journey. In between those there may even be musings about parenting, raising children and anything else that may cross my mind to share.
We hope you enjoy your time with us. Now, on to our latest adventures…
Over this past Christmas and New Year I spent some of my quiet time reading Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen. I was looking for more ideas on how to positively interact with the small Oh Wailys.... READ MORE
And without warning there was Art. Art that did not include masses of paint or crayon colours splashed across the page with abandon and no form. Art that showed previously unseen fine motor... READ MORE