This is a simple reinforcement activity to help with learning tricky or difficult words, that don't follow the usual patterns of spelling.
Top 5 bread making go to's for beginner bakers. There's loads of great advice and recipes out there. Here are my favourite places to go.
Use this simple phonics activity to teach and reinforce key phonics skills. Children identify and circle the sound or word they are learning in this fun but simple game.
A great classic white bread recipe. It's ideal for beginner bread makers, as there's not a lot that can go wrong (so perfect for me!). Read on for this white bread bloomer recipe...
A quick and easy phonics activity. Write phonics sounds on sticky notes and use them to build words.
Here are 4 super simple and easy ways to get a great bread crust. Read on to discover how these four things can help: steam, water, the right ingredients and a slow cooling period.
A quick and easy phonics activity. Draw a race track and fill it with words or letter sounds you need to practice. Then ready, set, go!
I have tried to make bread rolls a few times without much success (despite the abundance of 'easy' bread roll recipes out there...) Small, dense, rock-hard failures kept coming out of the oven, so I sort of gave up on making them. However, giving up is not in the spirit of my blog, so I … Continue reading How to Make Basic Bread Rolls
I love the simplicity of bread. As in the ingredients. The process, not so much! (Although, the more I make bread the simpler the process gets, which is encouraging!) Baguettes are a great example of the simplicity of bread. This was surprising to me as I always thought they would be very difficult to make. … Continue reading 5 Great Baguette Making Tips
Perseverance in the face of failure is hard! Some things are easier to persevere in than others, but I guess if you practice in the small things in life, then you have the knowledge for when the big things hit. A small (but happily successful!) event involving squirrels got me thinking again about the effectiveness of … Continue reading Make Your Own Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeder