Kids - School holiday activities (non-boring!)

The prospect of a slower pace (perhaps even a sleep-in!?) during school holidays is attractive, but school holidays can also mean squabbles and excessive…
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Caring is … Sharing great books and games | Blogo Books, Games, Caring, Nurturing, Great Books, Activities, School, School Holiday Activities, School Holidays
Caring is … Sharing great books and games | Blogo
Caring is … Sharing great books and games | Blogo
Parlour Games for Modern Families by Myfanwy Jones & Spiri Tsintziras. Parlour Games for Modern Families sets out to revive the tradition of indoor family games: push aside the consoles, turn off the telly, and bring some mental stimulation, silliness and laughter, joy and connection back into your living room. This book is bursting with games of logic and memory, wordplay, card games, role-play, and rough and tumble. Modern Family, Adult Games, Family Books, Family Games, Fabulous Game, First Novel, Book Authors, Parlor Games
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Parlour Games for Modern Families by Myfanwy Jones & Spiri Tsintziras. Parlour Games for Modern Families sets out to revive the tradition of indoor family games: push aside the consoles, turn off the telly, and bring some mental stimulation, silliness and laughter, joy and connection back into your living room. This book is bursting with games of logic and memory, wordplay, card games, role-play, and rough and tumble.
Banish Boredom: Activities to Do with Kids That You'll Actually Enjoy by Rebecca Green. Helps parents find activities that they enjoy, while their children learn and have fun. Summer Fun, Summer, Reading, Activities To Do, Kids Learning, Things To Do When Bored, Boredom, Outdoor Fun For Kids
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Banish Boredom: Activities to Do with Kids That You'll Actually Enjoy by Rebecca Green. Helps parents find activities that they enjoy, while their children learn and have fun.
Art Lab For Kids by Susan Schwake, ISBN: 9781592537655 Art Lessons, Art Projects, Art, Art Education, Teaching Art, Homeschool Art, Art Activities, Kids Art Projects, Projects For Kids
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Art Lab For Kids by Susan Schwake, ISBN: 9781592537655
Outdoor Science Lab for Kids by Liz Lee Heinecke, ISBN: 9781631591150 Outdoor, Science Projects, Exterior, Libros, Outdoor Learning, Experiment, Naturaleza, Science Lab
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Outdoor Science Lab for Kids by Liz Lee Heinecke, ISBN: 9781631591150
Kitchen Science Lab for Kids by Liz Lee Heinecke, ISBN: 9781592539253 Family Science Night, Kitchen Science, Homeschool Resources, Experiments, Homeschool, Biology Experiments
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Kitchen Science Lab for Kids by Liz Lee Heinecke, ISBN: 9781592539253
The Amazing (Mostly) Edible Science Cookbook by Andrew Schloss, ISBN: 9781631591099 Ideas, Science Experiments, Kids Cookbook, Science For Kids, Science Books, Gotcha Day, How To Introduce Yourself
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The Amazing (Mostly) Edible Science Cookbook by Andrew Schloss, ISBN: 9781631591099
The importance of tinkering / Blogo. With an endless supply of TV shows and movies at our fingertips (hello Netflix, Stan, Apple TV, Presto and Foxtel),  time that children would normally spend playing, exploring and creating has been reduced to a whisper. The role of ‘tinkering’ by children is important in it’s ability to force our children to devise new and wonderful solutions to problems. Tinkering in our home tends to occur more readily when sticky tape or masking tape is left out. Apple Tv, Films, Masking, Whisper, Tv, Movies, Reduced, Boring, Left
The importance of tinkering | Blogo
The importance of tinkering / Blogo. With an endless supply of TV shows and movies at our fingertips (hello Netflix, Stan, Apple TV, Presto and Foxtel), time that children would normally spend playing, exploring and creating has been reduced to a whisper. The role of ‘tinkering’ by children is important in it’s ability to force our children to devise new and wonderful solutions to problems. Tinkering in our home tends to occur more readily when sticky tape or masking tape is left out.
300 Step-by-step Cooking and Gardening Projects for Kids by Nancy McDougall.  Suitable for budding gardeners and chefs, a guide to cooking and gardening presents a range of more than three hundred activities and simple recipes--from growing fruits and vegetables to cooking them for delicious results--all shown in clear, color photographs. Cooking, Play, Bugs And Insects, Cooking In The Classroom, Cooking Classes For Kids, Cooking Classes, Cooking With Kids, Kids Meals
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300 Step-by-step Cooking and Gardening Projects for Kids by Nancy McDougall. Suitable for budding gardeners and chefs, a guide to cooking and gardening presents a range of more than three hundred activities and simple recipes--from growing fruits and vegetables to cooking them for delicious results--all shown in clear, color photographs.
Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg.  A life lesson that all parents want their children to learn: It's OK to make a mistake. In fact, hooray for mistakes! A mistake is an adventure in creativity, a portal of discovery. A spill doesn't ruin a drawing-not when it becomes the shape of a goofy animal. And an accidental tear in your paper? Don't be upset about it when you can turn it into the roaring mouth of an alligator. Mops, Genius Hour, Asperger, Beautiful Oops, Onderwijs, Beautiful, Amazon, Kinder
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Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg. A life lesson that all parents want their children to learn: It's OK to make a mistake. In fact, hooray for mistakes! A mistake is an adventure in creativity, a portal of discovery. A spill doesn't ruin a drawing-not when it becomes the shape of a goofy animal. And an accidental tear in your paper? Don't be upset about it when you can turn it into the roaring mouth of an alligator.
Exploralab by Weldon Owen.  Let science blow your mind with the Exploratorium! Take a good look around: The ho-hum spots you inhabit every day are actually secret laboratories full of fascinating and eye-popping wonder—from the instant you wake up to the time you nod off at night! Discover these awe-inspiring scientific playgrounds with Exploralab—the hands-on, action-packed activity guide from the world’s most beloved and fun-filled laboratory of all, the Exploratorium in San Francisco. Glow, Santos, Stem Engineering, Inquiry, What Is Stem, Investigations, Science Fun, Engineering Challenge, Science
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Exploralab by Weldon Owen. Let science blow your mind with the Exploratorium! Take a good look around: The ho-hum spots you inhabit every day are actually secret laboratories full of fascinating and eye-popping wonder—from the instant you wake up to the time you nod off at night! Discover these awe-inspiring scientific playgrounds with Exploralab—the hands-on, action-packed activity guide from the world’s most beloved and fun-filled laboratory of all, the Exploratorium in San Francisco.
Make: Tinkering: Kids Learn by Making Stuff by Curt Gabrielson.  After-school and out-of-school programs--as well as home schooling--have been growing steadily for nearly a decade, but instructors are still searching for high-interest content that ties into science standards without the rigidity of current classroom canon. The author draws on more than 20 years of experience doing hands-on science to facilitate tinkering: learning science while fooling around with real things. Learning Science, Learners, Science Standards, Science Education, Science Area, Household Items
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Make: Tinkering: Kids Learn by Making Stuff by Curt Gabrielson. After-school and out-of-school programs--as well as home schooling--have been growing steadily for nearly a decade, but instructors are still searching for high-interest content that ties into science standards without the rigidity of current classroom canon. The author draws on more than 20 years of experience doing hands-on science to facilitate tinkering: learning science while fooling around with real things.
Kids Cook French: Les Enfants Cuisinent a la Francaise by Claudine Pepin.  According to Jacques Pepin, "the moment for a child to be in the kitchen is from the moment they are born." Kids Cook French, written by his daughter Claudine Pepin, is a fun, interactive cookbook for kids that introduces them to the art and joy of cooking. It gets them interested in making their own meals and better eating habits, while also teaching them the importance of culture. French, French Food, Jacque Pepin, Pepin, Cookbook, Family Cookbook
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Kids Cook French: Les Enfants Cuisinent a la Francaise by Claudine Pepin. According to Jacques Pepin, "the moment for a child to be in the kitchen is from the moment they are born." Kids Cook French, written by his daughter Claudine Pepin, is a fun, interactive cookbook for kids that introduces them to the art and joy of cooking. It gets them interested in making their own meals and better eating habits, while also teaching them the importance of culture.
How to Make Small Things with Violet Mackerel by Anna Branford. Violet Mackerel loves to make things - especially small things. Let Violet show you how to make some of her favourite small things: small things to wear, small things to use and small things to give. Packed full of crafty ideas and lots of thinking outside the square! All of the fun and small things Violet shows you how to make can easily be made with things you have at home! Early Childhood, Book Series, Crafternoon, Diy Book, Doll Maker, Crafty, Childrens Books, Book Cover
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How to Make Small Things with Violet Mackerel by Anna Branford. Violet Mackerel loves to make things - especially small things. Let Violet show you how to make some of her favourite small things: small things to wear, small things to use and small things to give. Packed full of crafty ideas and lots of thinking outside the square! All of the fun and small things Violet shows you how to make can easily be made with things you have at home!
For those who love cooking, science and/or getting messy: Kitchen Science Lab for Kids: 52 Family friendly Experiments from around the House by Liz Lee Heinecke  Using everyday objects to demonstrate science is a great way to engage kids and facilitate their understanding.  Kitchen Science Lab for Kids contains 52 simple experiments based on common and inexpensive materials.
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For those who love cooking, science and/or getting messy: Kitchen Science Lab for Kids: 52 Family friendly Experiments from around the House by Liz Lee Heinecke Using everyday objects to demonstrate science is a great way to engage kids and facilitate their understanding. Kitchen Science Lab for Kids contains 52 simple experiments based on common and inexpensive materials.