Mud pies and green spaces – why children do better when they can get outdoors

New research has shown that living near green spaces can improve children’s cognitive development.

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17 Maps Of Australia That Will Make Your Mind Boggle

Australia is a REALLY big country. Seriously.

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Tristan Bancks | Australian Children’s & Teen Author | Kids’ & YA Books: Books Light Up Our World

‘Books Light Up Our World’ is the theme for Children’s Book Week 2015 so I thought I’d share an article by Courtney Tuckett in this month’s Haven Magazine. In the piece I share some ideas on how Reading and Creative Writing can light up our world.

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Everwonder What Colour is Water? – YouTube

Have you ever wondered why water is clear in a glass but blue in our lakes and swimming pools? It’s all about the spectrum of light! We break it down. Check …

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Book Week 2015: Digital Resources to Engage Students | Eduwebinar

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Cloudo lets you search & organize your stuff online

Cloudo is an application that boosts your productivity giving you one place to search, access and control all your online apps.

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School Field Trips Go Virtual

The field trip, a classic school ritual, is getting a makeover, with more schools videoconferencing their students all over the globe in lieu of packing them up and busing them to cultural events.

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