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What music is that? 5 - 15 mins Word play

Next time you are travelling in the car with your child and the radio is playing, talk about the music you can...

Telling stories through painting 15 - 30 mins Word play

There are many ways to tell a story, not only by reading a book. Many cultures share and tell their stories through...

The paper's here 5 - 15 mins Word play

Do you get the newspaper delivered to your home? If you do, you can talk to your child about what is in...

Writing 15 - 30 mins Word play

Learning to write begins with children noticing writing around them and trying to create their own words. ...

What happened today? 15 - 30 mins Word play

Every day many different things happen. Some of them are planned and predictable but others just pop up. ...

Telling stories 15 - 30 mins Word play

There are many different ways that we share stories. It can be by talking, reading a book, showing a painting, drawing, weaving or design...

Fabric of life 15 - 30 mins Word play

Many cultures share and tell their stories through the colour, designs, placement and patterns printed or woven into their fabric and cloth. ...

Movin’ and groovin’ with rhymes 5 - 15 mins Word play

Children naturally want to move and be active and will try out different ways for their bodies to move. You can combine language...

But why? 5 - 15 mins Word play

Children are naturally inquisitive and want to know about the world and what is happening around them. The way they express their wonder and...

Making marks 15 - 30 mins Word play

Drawing and writing doesn’t just happen inside. Outside can be a great place to draw and write too. Give...

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