Education

The world around me

June 21, 2018

Geography, maps, continents and countries. This is such a fascinating subject for many kids. We try to include as many activities as we can into…

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Endangered Animals

June 14, 2018

  Whether your children are at school or home educated, sustainability and environment studies are fun for both kids and grown ups. We can’t fit…

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Floor Games For The Whole Family

June 07, 2018

  I’m not sure whether or not you have noticed, but it’s cold outside; really, really cold. At this time of year, going out is…

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My Pop-Up Body Book By Jennie Maizels and William Petty

May 22, 2018

  This week, we’re changing pace a little and looking at a non-fiction book. We don’t often review non-fiction texts, but kids are usually fascinated…

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school-readiness

Five fun activities to learn shapes

April 26, 2018

If you have a child in the early years of schooling or home schooling, or even kindergarten, they have probably been learning to identify 2D…

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Alfred’s War By Rachel Bin Salleh

April 24, 2018

  Alfred’s War uses the character of Alfred George to tell an all-too-common and sadly forgotten story of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders who…

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Easy activities for fine motor development

April 19, 2018

If you have ever googled ‘find motor’ or even just ‘kids activities’, you would have unearthed a mound of ideas for helping kids strengthen their…

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Yoga - children

Mindful Matters

March 22, 2018

  Chances are, if you are the parent of a primary or secondary aged child in Australia, that you have heard the term ‘mindfulness’. You…

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Book Review – Journey by Aaron Becker

February 20, 2018

Journey is a book with a difference, in that it is a wordless picture story book. There is certainly a great story to be told…

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All About Me Activities

February 08, 2018

If you have a child starting out either in school at learning at home, chances are you are looking at activities that are on the…

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