July 26, 2021

As a teacher, I know that fine motor skills are so incredibly important for school readiness. Our son Elliot is off to Prep next year so we’ve been trying to include more opportunities for him to develop is fine motor skills throughout his day. And one of the best ways to do this? Through play

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March 29, 2021

There’s no denying that books are a wonderful tool for supporting our little learners through tricky feelings! Over my years as a teacher and parent, I’ve curated quite the collection of books all about feelings and emotions. Today I’d like to share some of my favourite books for teaching feelings and emotions with you! Kindness

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May 4, 2020

It’s no secret that I love picture books. In fact, if you visited our house right now, you’d find a bookshelf overflowing with picture books. We have so many that we don’t have enough space to store them all! I love nothing more than strolling through the children’s book aisle at our local bookstore. I

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March 30, 2020

It’s time for another amazing guest blog and this week, we are joined by Teri from Petit Book Corner. Teri is a teacher with an immeasurable passion for reading! Over on her website and Instagram account, she shares quality children’s books and simple tips and strategies for making reading a memorable and enjoyable part of

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February 2, 2017

Here in Australia, many teachers are heading back to school after a nice little break over Summer. Prep, Foundation and Kindergarten students all over Australia have met their new teachers for the first time and are probably settling into life in the classroom. It can be a little bit scary and overwhelming for our little

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