Parenting

Activities to Promote Kindness

April 12, 2018

  One of my favourite quotes is: ‘In a world where you can choose to be anything, choose to be kind.’ I often write this…

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Easter Egg Treasure Hunt Clues

March 29, 2018

Do you have an Easter tradition at your house? Or Easter activities you do each year? We do Easter egg hunts each year, hiding plenty…

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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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Little Explorers

March 15, 2018

  Children are often innately fascinated with history – and they love the concept of a place being discovered for the ‘first time’; not something…

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Holiday Activities For Kids

January 11, 2018

10 Holiday Activities for Kids If you’re looking for holiday activities, you’ve come to the right place. I cannot believe another school term is just…

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10 New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

December 28, 2017

Remember celebrating new year’s eve before you had kids? It used to be several weeks of party planning, outfit planning and drinking fancy bubbles. Now,…

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Gardening activities for kids

November 23, 2017

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

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Family Fun – Create a Design Brief

November 09, 2017

One of the lesser-known text types that is bound to raise its head throughout your child’s schooling, is the design brief. This is basically an…

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Introduction to Telling Time (for the early years)

September 28, 2017

Being able to tell time on an analogue clock is quite a difficult, but incredibly useful skill. Most children are in middle primary school before…

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Procedural Writing Ideas

September 21, 2017

Throughout every year level of the primary curriculum, you are likely to encounter procedural texts. Your child will be asked to write a procedure for…

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