Activities for kids

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  • New Autumn Maths Facts Colouring Pages
    by admin on September 19, 2019 at 11:54 am

    We've just added a big bundle of new maths facts colouring pages with an autumn theme. There are 4 pictures, and each comes in variations.

  • Guest Post - Having Fun With Dotty Art
    by admin on September 18, 2019 at 12:26 pm

    My son wanted to do some painting but he asked to do something a bit different from “normal painting” – which I must admit stumped me. "Painting that is not normal painting". I had to think about that one for a while!

  • 9 New Autumn Mazes
    by admin on September 18, 2019 at 11:55 am

    Today we've topped up our Autumn Puzzles collection with 9 new mazes, designed for a range of abilities. Why not laminate them and use with a dry wipe pen? &nbs

  • Topping Up Our Rugby World Cup 2019 Resources!
    by admin on September 18, 2019 at 11:11 am

    As we gear up for the Rugby World Cup in Japan - starting in just a couple of days - we decided to top up our Rugby World Cup 2019 and Rugby sections with these extra resources. The quiz and crossword provide a good challenge!

  • New Soccer Puzzles
    by admin on September 16, 2019 at 5:29 pm

    Are you brave enough to tackle these new soccer word searches?

  • New Five Senses Vocabulary Resources
    by admin on September 16, 2019 at 5:22 pm

    These new five senses vocabulary resources will help the kids learn the vocabulary and spellings of the five senses and the organs of the five senses.

  • Introducing Our New Five Senses Printables
    by admin on September 16, 2019 at 11:19 am

    We are continuing to add to our newest topic - the Five Senses - with this collection of useful printables, including two sets of posters (great for whiteboards too), cut outs and matching cards / flash cards.

  • New Puzzles For Our Five Senses Topic
    by admin on September 13, 2019 at 3:54 pm

    We've just added 7 new puzzles to the website - one crossword and 6 word search puzzles - all around the theme of "five senses". Two are suitable for introducing the five senses in Year 1; the other 5 are great for building vocabulary.

  • Five Senses Worksheets
    by admin on September 12, 2019 at 6:21 pm

    We are starting a brand new topic at Activity Village - the Five Senses. And to kick it off, we have this brand new collection of Five Senses Worksheets.

  • Guest Post - Autumn Words
    by admin on September 12, 2019 at 10:52 am

    Over the weekend my daughter and I had some autumn themed templates out for an art session.  My son like the look of the autumn templates and wanted to join in but he was not in an arty mood.  So we suggested

Preschoolers

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  • 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.

  • 12 Multicultural Colouring Books for Children
    by Colours of Us on April 26, 2019 at 8:13 pm

        Colouring in is such a soothing activity that children of all ages (and many adults for that matter!) love completely immersing themselves in! While there don’t seem to be too many multicultural colouring books for children out there, … Read More The post 12 Multicultural Colouring Books for Children appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • #DiverseKidLit Link-Up April 2019
    by Colours of Us on April 6, 2019 at 10:49 am

        #Diverse Kidlit Link-Up April 2019   Welcome to our 4th #DiverseKidLit of 2019! Colours of Us is proud to be part of this wonderful monthly book-sharing meme for diverse children’s books! If you are a parent, grandparent, caregiver, teacher, … Read More The post #DiverseKidLit Link-Up April 2019 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • New Multicultural Children’s Books March 2019
    by Colours of Us on April 1, 2019 at 9:08 pm

        Browse our list of new multicultural children’s books for March 2019! Ranging from Preschool to High School, there are some real gems here, our favourites being Awâsis and the World-Famous Bannock, The Yellow Suitcase and A Good Kind Of … Read More The post New Multicultural Children’s Books March 2019 appeared first on Colours of Us.

  • 9 Children’s Books About The Hindu Spring Festival Holi
    by Colours of Us on March 12, 2019 at 7:30 pm

        20th of March is the start of Holi! Also known as the festival of colours, this joyful Hindu festival celebrates the arrival of spring, the victory of good over evil, friendship and forgiveness. Families, friends and neighbours get … Read More The post 9 Children’s Books About The Hindu Spring Festival Holi appeared first on Colours of Us.