educational activities

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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How To Make Spelling Fun

March 02, 2017

  If you’re like us, you’ve settled into the start of a new school year – either in class or at home, and have weekly…

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How To Teach Your Child To Tell Time

February 23, 2017

How do you teach your child to tell time? It is a question we get asked all the time. (http://topnotchteaching.com/lesson-ideas/paper-plate-crafts) They really do need to…

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Gardening activities for kids

February 16, 2017

This post is all about how you can get kids learning in the garden. You don’t need a lot of space to create gardening activities for kids:…

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10 Practical Ideas for Handwriting Activities

November 10, 2016

How to make handwriting activities fun Often, when parents ask what they can do at home to help their child, a teacher will tell them…

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Spring Time Educational Activities

October 27, 2016

Spring themed educational activities Spring has sprung and here in Melbourne it is finally beginning to feel like it! This time of year is always…

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Brilliant box activities

Why Brilliant Boxes Are Not Just ‘More Homework’

October 20, 2016

Brilliant Box activities Your kids are already really busy, right? So are you. We know. We get it. The last thing you need is something…

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