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Free literacy printables for the early years

February 01, 2018

  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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First Day By Andrew Daddo

January 30, 2018

  This is the second of two books we’re reviewing, with the theme of starting school. Some schools have already started back for the year,…

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Easy Science Experiments To Do At Home

January 25, 2018

Do your kids love science experiments? Mine do! We have a bookshelf of ‘making’ books, a couple of which are dedicated to science experiments. While…

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My First Day at School By Meredith Costain

January 23, 2018

  In about a week, many of you, including one of us here at The Sunshine Collective, will be sending a little one off to…

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Getting Ready For School

January 18, 2018

We’re just over halfway through school holidays, here. It’s lovely. It would be lovelier if the kids slept past 6.30am, but the slow mornings are…

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Hubert Horatio The Millionaire Child Genius By Lauren Child

January 16, 2018

  This is a really divine story about how being rich does not necessarily mean having a lot of money. Summary: Hubert Horatio Bartle Bobton-Trent…

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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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Mind your Gramma! By Yvonne Morrison

January 09, 2018

  I am a self-confessed grammar-lover, so this book immediately appeals to me. The blurb on the front cover reads, “One conversation. Two meanings. Laugh-out-loud…

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Free Holiday Printables

January 05, 2018

These free printables were one of our most clicked on blog posts last summer, so we thought we’d share them with you again. Who doesn’t…

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The Toy Fairy By Stephanie Thatcher

January 02, 2018

  Christmas is over, and if you’re anything like us, you are now trying to find homes for all those new toys! The bedrooms suddenly…

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