Introduction; An overview; Very young children Play; Babies; Toddlers; Four and Over Pre-School Education Full-Time Education Art; Age 1-3; Age 4-7; Age 7-11 Writing; Capital letters; Joined-up Writing Reading; Learning to Read; Recommended Books Mathematics; Mental Arithmetic; Games; Written Sums Parental Role in Education Gardening; a Vegetable Plot; Growing Tropical Plants; Animals Cooking; Bread; Recipes - Meals; Recipes - Baking Crafts; Knitting; Embroidery Working with Your Child Additional Subjects: Music; Sport and Exercise; Learning a Language; Science; Technology; History; Gepgraphy Conclusion Index
Gareth Lewis has extensive teaching experience, having taught Mathematics and Science in state schools and Steiner schools, and worked as a private tutor for children with special needs. For the past twelve years he has home educated his three children, with his wife Lin. They moved to Brittany, France in 1994 where they have a smallholding from which they operate an independent publishing company, Nezert Books. The illustrations in One-to-One are by Bethan, Wendy and Samuel Lewis - self-taught artists following the principles laid out in the book. Gareth is editor of the Freedom-in-Education website and the Freedom-in-Education E-newsletter.