Activities for kids

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  • Last Minute Additions for Burns Night...
    by admin on January 24, 2020 at 2:53 pm

    I've just added some fun last minute additions to our Burns Night collection of resources, including an original new word search puzzle based on the Selkirk Grace ...

  • An Abundance of Year of the Rat Mazes!
    by admin on January 22, 2020 at 1:19 pm

    I've just added 16 new mazes to the website, all themed for Year of the Rat / Chinese New Year. You'll find 3 packs with 4 mazes each, graded by difficulty from easy to very tricky!

  • Chinese Proverb Worksheets for Older Kids
    by admin on January 18, 2020 at 7:28 pm

    I love these Chinese proverb worksheets - they are such an interesting activity for older children.

  • Bible Verse Colouring Bookmarks for the New Year...
    by admin on January 5, 2020 at 8:02 am

    These are the first set of some lovely new colouring bookmarks featuring favourite bible verses. We've chosen verses that are appropriate for the start of a new year, but of course they can be enjoyed at any time.

  • Guest Post - Christmas Symmetry Pages
    by admin on December 12, 2019 at 9:23 am

    I love using symmetry pages, especially the ones with the grids included as I like the idea of the kids getting used to using grids while they are younger so that when they start dealing with graphs, coordinates and maps the format is already something

  • A Host of Angels to Colour!
    by admin on December 12, 2019 at 8:46 am

    These lovely new angel colouring pages are perfect for younger children to colour this Christmas.

  • 12 New Christmas Colouring Pages for Older Kids (and Adults)
    by admin on December 11, 2019 at 7:34 pm

    These lovely new doodly Christmas colouring pages are also known as mindfulness colouring pages ... because a certain amount of concentration is needed to colour them in!

  • New Christmas Dot to Dots ... Lots!
    by admin on December 11, 2019 at 7:08 pm

    I've just added a BIG new collection of Christmas dot to dots to the website. What's nice about these is that are some fun cartoony ones that the kids will enjoy - puppies, penguins, snowmen, Santa and so on.

  • Even More Fun Christmas Colouring Pages!
    by admin on December 6, 2019 at 10:41 am

    On the basis that we can never have too many Christmas colouring pages - although if you coloured one of ours a day from now until Christmas 2020 you wouldn't

  • Guest Post - Learning about Vincent
    by admin on November 19, 2019 at 7:51 am

    My daughter is currently working on a few art projects and one of them is an Art History project where she has to choose a famous artist whose work she admires and learn about their life and technique.

Preschoolers

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  • 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.

  • 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.