DIVERSITY: a fabulous paper mâché sculpture lesson for us. Interactive rain sticks were an absolute hit! From the toothpick and cardboard tube construction to the Australian aboriginal-inspired end caps, we love every minute of it!
Canada Day is fast approaching (July but I'm more intrigued by this great craft from Australia (Australia Day is January Many thanks to Phillipa at House of Baby Piranha (!) for this great activity for kids. House of Baby Piranha
Celebrating Harmony Day in Australia with cut out of the children's hand. Each finger has information about the particular child.This link does not go anywhere but the picture gives a wonderful activity idea of the value of each person.
Listens to Aboriginal stories and songs and views Aboriginal artworks and dance. My preschoolers loved this today. Exploring aboriginal storytelling symbols through sensory play - ochre coloured sand. By Kelly Slip
AUSTRALIA and AUSTRALIA DAY Activities for Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten
This is a set of printables to complement/supplement your units about Australia for young learners. Perfect for an introduction to Australia for children in the US, and to celebrate Australia Day (January for preschoolers and Pre-K in Australia.