educational activities

Brilliant Boxes – all your questions answered!

July 26, 2018

Hello! We have recently had so many new friends joining The Sunshine Collective online, on Facebook, Instagram and getting in touch with us by email.…

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Speaking in Front of an Audience – activities to build confidence

July 19, 2018

I was a shy kid, so the words ‘show and tell’ terrified me. I don’t think I really got the hang of public speaking until…

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World Geography – part 1

July 05, 2018

We often have parents telling us that they’d really like their children to have a better grasp of ‘world geography’. I remember, as a kid,…

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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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Fun Fraction Activities

May 31, 2018

When parents are talking to us about activities to help their children in maths, ‘fractions’ is often at or near the top of the list.…

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Celebrating the Arts Visual Arts

May 24, 2018

    Since we are in the middle of Education Week here in Victoria, we’re immersed in this year’s theme of ‘Celebrating the Arts’ We…

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Celebrating the Arts – Performing Arts

May 17, 2018

  Now this is a topic dear to my heart! In Year 12, three of my five subjects were performing arts based and in doing…

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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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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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