April 14, 2023

Looking for books about ANZAC Day for your preschooler? As you may have discovered, most picture books about ANZAC Day are written for older children. As a teacher, I’ve found many great books for 6-12-year-olds which tell the story of ANZAC Day and I use these in the classroom every year. But what about the

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5 Books About ANZAC Day for Preschoolers

January 24, 2022

Starting school for the very first time is often a bit of a nerve-wracking time for our little learners. They don’t really know what to expect and they might be feeling a little bit nervous about the transition. This is especially true for children who suffer from anxiety. Today I’d like to share five simple

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5 Ways to Support Your Nervous Child Starting School

May 17, 2021

Creating a calm down corner for your child is so easy! We recently set up a space for our girls to use in their bedroom after finding that our eldest daughter needed some extra support after a big day at school. In our blog this week, I’m going to walk you through the benefits of

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How to create a calm down corner

May 10, 2021

Like many parents and teachers in Australia, I’m a little bit obsessed with Kmart. While I love supporting lots of Australian small businesses, I’m also a very big fan of saving money where I can. This week, I’ve compiled a list of my favourite Kmart sensory play products! These items we love and use personally.

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Our favourite Kmart sensory play products

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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My favourite books for teaching feelings and emotions