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How to teach telling time

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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Free literacy printables for the early years

February 02, 2017

  With the start of a new year, there are plenty of parents with curious pre-schoolers who are wondering how to come up with literacy…

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new year activities for kids

New Year’s Eve with Kids

December 28, 2016

Our top 10 New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids Remember celebrating new year’s eve before you had kids? It used to be several weeks of…

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Through the eyes of a child (or 4)

December 15, 2016

This week we have asked our own Sunshine Collective kids to revisit the year that has been and we’ve quizzed them a little about the…

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Family Christmas Traditions

December 08, 2016

Whether you’re a super-organised-did-my-shopping-in-July or a last minute scrambler, we’ve Christmas activities and traditions for you. My initial disclaimer is that I love Christmas. Christmas…

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Activity Advent Calendar

November 17, 2016

Christmas activities for kids Christmas activities are suddenly top of mind: the kids are bringing home Christmas craft, shopping centres are getting crazy busy, I’ve…

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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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10 easy and cheap activities for kids at home

October 06, 2016

  Easy cheap kids activities – yes please! Do you want activities to keep your kids busy and entertained at home? On rainy days? On…

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