Activities for kids

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  • Gorgeous New Fairy Colouring Pages...
    by admin on March 20, 2020 at 11:50 am

    ...because I think we could all do with a bit of loveliness right now! Find these new fairy colouring pages here.  

  • Gorgeous New Easter Colouring Pages!
    by admin on March 13, 2020 at 6:35 pm

    These gorgeous new Easter colouring pages are full of Easter bunnies, chicks and - of course - Easter eggs!

  • New Alphabet Resources
    by admin on March 13, 2020 at 6:02 pm

    We've had a lot of fun making these lovely, bright new alphabet resources, designed specially to appeal to younger children and help them learn their alphabet and letters.

  • New Alphabet Mandala Colouring Pages
    by admin on February 28, 2020 at 1:56 pm

    These lovely new colouring pages are perfect for older kids, who have the patience to colour in the "mandala" patterns inside these letters. Use them for displays, for bedroom doors, to give to friends, to glue to books ...

  • New Washing Hands Resources
    by admin on February 28, 2020 at 10:59 am

    Teaching children to wash their hands often and thoroughly - and encouraging a lifelong habit - has never been more important.

  • New World Thinking Day Activities for 2020
    by admin on February 14, 2020 at 5:52 pm

    We've just added our first batch of new resources for World Thinking Day 2020. Each World Thinking Day has a different theme.

  • Guest Post - Learning About Australia
    by admin on February 6, 2020 at 5:54 pm

    With the wildfires in Australia being such a prominent topic of late I thought it would be a good idea to learn a bit more about the country.  The kids already have quite good knowledge about the different types of animals but they did not know tha

  • New Mindfulness Valentines Day Colouring Pages
    by admin on February 6, 2020 at 5:29 pm

    We know that many of our members enjoy colouring themselves, or use our colouring pages with older children and adults - so here's a big, bumper pack of 14 new "mindfulness" style colouring pages with a Valentine and love theme, to keep yo

  • New Printable Valentine Cards
    by admin on February 6, 2020 at 4:26 pm

    If you need a last-minute Valentine card - or would like to print out a batch of mini-cards for your child to hand out at school - look no further!

  • Pretty Posters for Valentine's Day
    by admin on February 6, 2020 at 3:59 pm

    One of our members emailed in to say how much she liked our recent additions to our printable Valentine cards, and would it be possible to do a poster version of one in particular for her little girl's bedroom.

Preschoolers

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  • 80 Picture Book Biographies About Bold Black Women & Girls
    by Colours of Us on March 16, 2020 at 4:49 pm

        Women’s History Month is one of our favourite times of the year! We just love searching the internet up and down for multicultural children’s books about amazing women and girls. You’ll be sure to find plenty of gems … Read More The post 80 Picture Book Biographies About Bold Black Women & Girls appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • 19 New Black History Children’s Books 2020
    by Colours of Us on February 20, 2020 at 8:11 am

        January and February have seen the release of some beautiful Black History children’s books, from picture books for pre- and elementary school children to chapter books and novels for teenagers. #NotOnlyForBlackHistoryMonth 19 New Black History Children’s Books 2020 … Read More The post 19 New Black History Children’s Books 2020 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2020
    by Colours of Us on January 31, 2020 at 6:43 am

        Multicultural Children’s Book Day is in its 7th year!   Celebrate by joining our twitter party and checking out our linky party & free resources (details below)!   MCBD is a non-profit children’s literacy initiative founded by Valarie Budayr and … Read More The post Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2020 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • The 50 Best Multicultural Picture Books Of 2019
    by Colours of Us on January 15, 2020 at 11:04 am

        Never too late for a ‘Best of’ list! Just like 2018, last year saw the release of many wonderful multicultural picture books. So much so that it was difficult to decide which ones to include in this list! … Read More The post The 50 Best Multicultural Picture Books Of 2019 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • 20 Multicultural Children’s Books To Help Build Self-Esteem
    by Colours of Us on July 27, 2019 at 2:30 pm

        You cannot truly love others if you don’t love yourself. Healthy self-esteem is the foundation for resilience, compassion and joy. The multicultural children’s books on this list can be a great support in building children’s self-esteem! 20 Multicultural … Read More The post 20 Multicultural Children’s Books To Help Build Self-Esteem appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • New Multicultural Children’s Books June 2019
    by Colours of Us on July 6, 2019 at 7:57 pm

        Last month saw the release of some real gems! Where Are You From?, Leila in Saffron and How To Read A Book are our favourites on this list of new multicultural children’s books June 2019. Which ones are … Read More The post New Multicultural Children’s Books June 2019 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • New Multicultural Children’s Books May 2019
    by Colours of Us on June 5, 2019 at 8:45 pm

        A little late due to our whole family being sick but here are the new multicultural children’s books for May 2019! Our favourites this month include the supercute Nerdy Babies: Ocean, beautifully illustrated The Girls, and inspiring We … Read More The post New Multicultural Children’s Books May 2019 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • 2019 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award-Winners
    by Colours of Us on May 25, 2019 at 9:41 pm

        Since 1953, the Jane Addams Children’s Book Award has been recognizing children’s books of literary and aesthetic excellence that effectively engage children in thinking about peace, social justice, global community, and equality. We love all of the books … Read More The post 2019 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award-Winners appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • 21 Multicultural Children’s Books About Feelings
    by Colours of Us on May 17, 2019 at 8:23 pm

        Learning how to identify feelings and express them in healthy ways is the foundation of developing social and emotional intelligence. It is never too early to start teaching kids that it is normal to have a wide range … Read More The post 21 Multicultural Children’s Books About Feelings appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • New Multicultural Children’s Books April 2019
    by Colours of Us on April 30, 2019 at 9:44 pm

        Take some time to browse our list of new multicultural children’s books for April 2019! Our favourites this month are A Is For All The Things You Are, Nine Months, The Undefeated and It’s Trevor Noah. Let us know … Read More The post New Multicultural Children’s Books April 2019 appeared first on Colours of Us.