Activities for kids

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  • Adding to Our Collection of Dinosaur Colouring Pages
    by admin on August 22, 2019 at 9:29 am

    We've got fun dinosaur colouring pages, we've got dinosaur "scene" colouring pages .. and now we've got realistic dinosaur colouring pages!

  • A Brand New Collection of Dinosaur Word Puzzles
    by admin on August 21, 2019 at 7:51 pm

    Get your thinking caps on and the printer out, ready to tackle this bumper new collection of dinosaur word puzzles!

  • Topping Up Our Family Certificates
    by admin on August 21, 2019 at 7:20 pm

    A member emailed in to ask if we could produce a certificate for "son" and "daughter". We got a little carried away!

  • Guest Post - Creating and Colouring Mandalas
    by admin on August 15, 2019 at 11:28 am

    We recently watched a documentary about the Himalayas and in that documentary they showed some monks working on an incredible mandala. It really was detailed and the colours were exquisite. We naturally wanted to work on our own mandalas.

  • Throw a Unicorn Party!
    by admin on August 15, 2019 at 11:00 am

    If you have a unicorn-mad child, you might be contemplating throwing a unicorn birthday party. We've got just what you need!

  • New Unicorn Printables
    by admin on August 15, 2019 at 10:34 am

    We recently started a new "topic" for Unicorns, and today we've added a brand new collection of unicorn printables, including bunting, door sign, templates, jigsaws and more.

  • Getting Ready for the Rugby World Cup!
    by admin on August 14, 2019 at 6:42 pm

    It is just over a month until the Rugby World Cup 2019 starts, on 20th September, in Japan. This time we will be visiting Japan and the competition between the 20 country's teams is going to be tough!

  • Our Latest Famous Person Study - Thomas Edison
    by admin on August 14, 2019 at 6:21 pm

    There's a movie out right now about Thomas Edison and the other inventors of the time, so we thought it might be fun to pick this amazing, ingenious inventor as our lastest "Famous Person".

  • Learning the Vocabulary of the Human Body
    by admin on August 14, 2019 at 3:17 pm

    This new set of resources will help with learning the vocabulary of the human body. Choose from colouring pages and posters, a variety of flash cards and matching cards and some puzzles too. &nbs

  • Adding to our Colouring Diplomas...
    by admin on August 14, 2019 at 11:50 am

    By special request, we have just added a "son" and "daugher" colouring diploma to our collection. I'm not sure how we missed them in the first place!

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.