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Nutty Biscuits

Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 10 minutes Difficulty rating: Easy Age recommendation: 1 year and over Ingredients: Makes 14 biscuits.200 g almonds 100 g cashews 70 g honey (about 3...

Learning colours: Colour matching sticker game

Age 18 months to 4 years Duration of activity You can fill in a couple of spare minutes playing this game, but your toddler will probably be happy to play for much longer. Materials/equipmentColoured paper...

Podiatrist Q/A: Footwear Advice for Babies

Podiatrist Dr Samuel Ong (B. Pod. Med.) is the founder and principal podiatrist of Mustard Seed Podiatry. How are baby’s feet not just smaller versions of adult feet and do they need to be treated in a different...

Vaccination and alternative medicine

Childhood immunisation has been one of the last century’s most successful public health measures. Yet, for some, vaccination remains a highly politicised and contentious issue. Naturopath, academic and former nurse...

Educational baby song videos

Watch our video collection of educational baby songs

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Crafts

Coloured salt (make your own fairy dust!) jars
Coloured salt (make your own fairy dust!) jars March 14, 2017

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Coloured pasta for education and craft
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Age 2 – 7 years Duration of activity Up to 20 minutes Materials/equipment Dried tube pasta (choose shape to meet your child’s ability level) Snap-lock bags Coloured food dyes of ... Read More»

Coloured rice
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English Songs

ABC Song
ABC Song August 22, 2014

Singing the ABC song is a fantastic way to start teaching your child the alphabet. It’s also lots of fun. As children sing their ABCs they’ll be learning the names ... Read More»

Song for teaching days of the week and months of the year
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Baa baa black sheep (Baa baa coloured sheep)
Baa baa black sheep (Baa baa coloured sheep) August 17, 2013

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