educational activities

Five activities to learn shapes

July 20, 2017

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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Rainy Day Games

July 13, 2017

Winter can be challenging with young children; lots of days spent cooped up inside, no park visits to get the wriggles out and only so…

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Celebrating Halves!

July 06, 2017

We have officially reached the halfway point of 2017. I can’t quite believe it, but it’s true – this year is half over. In fact,…

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Brilliant Holiday Ideas

School Holiday Activities

June 29, 2017

  School holidays are again upon us! I don’t know about you, but I am seriously excited about two weeks off from making packed lunches…

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NEW! Holiday Bumper Packs in store now!

June 15, 2017

So, Winter is upon us here in Australia and if your family is anything like ours, you’ll be trying to find some indoor activities to…

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Handwriting inspiration

June 08, 2017

When we are out and about, talking to parents of school-aged children, one of the questions we get asked most often is: ‘how can I…

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Rainy Day Games

May 18, 2017

At our place, it’s starting to get a bit wintry: cold and wet. We’re revisiting some rainy day games that we published last year, that…

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Brilliant Holiday Ideas

Autumn Leaves, 15 ways

May 04, 2017

I love autumn; I always have. Growing up in a country town, autumn was by far the most beautiful season and scrunching autumn leaves underfoot…

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Fun ideas for teaching times tables

March 23, 2017

My son is at the age where his teachers are encouraging us to start teaching times tables. I think most parents have an inward groan…

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Fun with a 100s chart

March 09, 2017

Do you have a 100s chart at home? Maybe your kids use one in the classroom? To be honest, it often sits on a wall,…

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