Arts and Crafts
Looking for fun and simple art projects to do over summer? Try this cute starfish craft, emoji paper plate craft or make fun mermaids out of wooden spoons.
Bring life back to an old pair of socks by making your own animal sock puppet using simple craft materials. No sewing required!
Kids love stickers almost as much as they love lollies. Why not combine stickers with an educational activity and get them to create their own dot sticker art on a map of Australia.
Kids will love making this cute and adventurous paper camping trip!
This easy paper plate tambourine craft will sure to keep your little ones entertained for quite a while.
Looking for something fun to do? Try these fun themed space wreaths!
Colouring and Drawing
Picture book author Mo Willems, encourages kids to draw along with him with these daily You Tube videos.
Use those autumn leaves in your garden to make a pretty autumn leaf picture(PDF, 478KB).
Kids Art Hub
Crafty ideas that will inspire you to cut, paste and design your way to your own piece of art at home. Watch our Kids Art Hub videos on Facebook.
With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.
Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.
Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. It is provided free of charge.
We have put together step-by-step instructions for a few projects that will provide you with a basic overview of the Scratch coding program, show you some basics, and most importantly make a cool thing to show off!
Try a one-hour code tutorial designed for all ages in over 45 languages
Looking for a delicious Australian Day food idea that kids and adults will absolutely love!
Try these easy speedy sausage rolls for back to school lunches which are sure to be a hit.
Start your day off with a healthy and delicious breakfast(PDF, 520KB) of toast and fresh fruit, and make some new friends along the way.
Animal Crossing activities
Colouring pages and activities related to the Nintendo game Animal Crossing.