Activities

Mother's Day Card - download our free printable card for your mum for Mother's Day. Simply download the file and print it out. (note this will give you two templates). Cut out each one and stick to a coloured piece of paper. Collect any flowers, leaves or the like from outside and stick them to the card with sticky tape or washi tape. You can then write your own message inside the card.

Mummy and Me Yoga - download our free printable and watch our You Tube video to guide your child through some special poses designed to calm the mind and create a special connection between you and your child.

Kids in Nature & Kids Go Wild Facebook Page  -  If you are interested in nature inspired craft ideas and backyard adventures for the kids join our Facebook groups and see some of our ideas, and feel free to post your own ideas to give inspiration to other local families.

Kids in Nature Kwinana – https://www.facebook.com/groups/245209679965267/

Kids Go Wild Cockburn - https://www.facebook.com/groups/229230318322111/

Rainbow of Hope - Local children all over Perth have joined the world in sharing their pictures of rainbows in a bid to spread joy and hope during this hard time. We have created a template (attached) for you to design your own rainbows. You can also create rainbows in pavement chalk on your driveways or craft them from tissue paper – let your imaginations go wild! We would love to see your designs, send them to us via our Facebook page or email info@connecting4kids.com.au

Home Scavenger Hunt - It’s time to go on a treasure hunt around your house! See how many of the items on the attached worksheet you can find. Make sure you tick them off as you find them and send us a photo of your haul!

Backyard Scavenger Hunt - See how many of the items on the list you can spot. Make sure you tick them off as you find them. Can you use any of the items to make some nature craft? Ideas could be fairy wands, faces, animals or photo frames.


Links to our Favourite Educational Sites 

Education Department of WA - Full range of teaching resources by year level.

Free kids audio books by David Walliams

PE with Joe - free daily 30 minute workouts for kids (and adults!)

Australia reptile park – daily live streams

Starfall.com – practice your phonics skills with these read along stories

Scholastic learn at home

Dr Seuss - Read, play games, and hang out with Dr. Seuss

Teach your monster to read

Twinkl - Teacher created resources aligned to the Australian curriculum

Switch Zoo - animal games

abcya - learning games and puzzles

Playgroup at Home WA Facebook group by Playgroup WA for WA families with children aged 0 – 5 years