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Category Postal Activity Boxes

Mel Science – Fake Snow fun

Welcome! This post is about the Mel Science Chemistry of Winter experiments! Our girls are home educated and absolutely love their Mel science boxes. Today they got out and explored the Chemistry of Winter box. This contained 2 experiments within… Continue Reading →

Our 30 Days Wild Challenge WK5

Our 30 days wild challenge has started! June is one of our Favourite times of the year, it’s the time the wild awakens and the natural world starts to shine. Birdsongs, Bright green grass, bugs galore there is so much… Continue Reading →

Our 30 Days Wild Challenge! WK1

Our 30 days wild challenge has started! June is one of our Favourite times of the year, it’s the time the wild awakens and the natural world starts to shine. Birdsongs, Bright green grass, bugs galore there is so much… Continue Reading →

Banjo’s adventures in Iceland

Wednesday 24th February 2021 Today letter was about Banjo’s adventures in Iceland. This one captured Emily’s imagination when she looked up the northern lights! This delivery we got: Letter from Banjo Guide to Iceland Recipe card Sticker sheet Writing paper… Continue Reading →

Exploring Chinese Flavours With Foodini!

Tuesday 23rd February 2021 Today we finally got down to Emily’s first Foodini postal kit. All I can say is wow! It smelt Devine because of the mixed smell of the spiced mandarin Teabag, Cinnamon, Aniseed and cloves really is… Continue Reading →

Getting down to marvellous mixtures with Letterbox Labs

Thursday 11th February 2021 Getting down to some fun with the letterbox labs marvellous mixtures investigation box 1! Letterbox Labs Investigation 1: Sugar water. We think there may have been a mistake with this one.The experiment itself didn’t work and… Continue Reading →

Banjo Robinson and his travel through Russia!

Monday 8th February 2021 This time Banjo is in Russia, This Second letter from her feline Pen pal came with as much fun and excitement as her last. Banjo really does spark such imagination and all the excitement of learning… Continue Reading →

Banjo adventures of the Galapagos Island

Sunday 31st Jan 2021 Earlier in the week, Emily’s letter from Banjo Robinson arrived and it got put to one side and forgotten (oops). However, when I came across it today I decided it was the perfect time to open… Continue Reading →

Exciting experiments with rainbows

We have been doing exciting experiments with rainbows this afternoon. These experiments all came in her letterbox labs explore box 1:hidden rainbows. Available here and also listed in our postal activity box post here. Unboxing her Letterbox Lab. * Camera… Continue Reading →

Postal kits for a more hands on Education

Here is a selection of Postal kits / activity boxes that either my children do get, have previously got or we are considering. sometimes I may swap boxes not because we are unhappy with the company but to try a… Continue Reading →

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