Archive | Educational RSS feed for this section
enlighten butterfly effect workshops

The Butterfly Effect | Self-esteem & Resilience Workshops for Girls

The Butterfly Effect – Workshops for Girls
Enlighten’s Butterfly Effect programs build a sense of belonging and connection, providing a range of beneficial tools and tricks to help girls navigate their journeys through school while building resilience and self-esteem.
The idea of “The Butterfly Effect” comes from the science of chaos theory. It suggests that everything is […]

Continue Reading

Bush Buddies | Pre-school Education Program | Cleland Wildlife Park | 2020

[ August 4, 2020; August 7, 2020; August 11, 2020; August 14, 2020; August 18, 2020; August 21, 2020; August 25, 2020; August 28, 2020; September 1, 2020; September 4, 2020; September 8, 2020; September 11, 2020; September 15, 2020; September 18, 2020; September 22, 2020; September 25, 2020; ]
Bush Buddies Pre-school Education Program at Cleland Wildlife Park
Cleland Wildlife Park is hosting Bush Buddies, a brand new pre-school education program aimed at 2-4 year olds.
Each week children will explore a different Australian animal through storytelling, music, interactive and sensory learning experiences while exploring the park.

You will also learn which animals to look for on […]

Continue Reading
kidsafe sa driveway

Driveway Runover Safety Campaign | Kidsafe SA & Cops for Kids

New Kidsafe SA & Cops for Kids Driveway Safety Campaign
Kidsafe SA with the support of Cops for Kids has launched their Driveway Safety campaign in response to an increasing amount of driveway runovers in South Australian in recent years.
Kidsafe SA seeks to educate South Australian families about how they can keep their children safe from […]

Continue Reading

Phases of the Moon Astronomy Craft

 
Phases of the Moon Astronomy Craft
Kids are often fascinated by all things related to outer space and astronomy. Help teach your kids about the Moon with this cool Moon phase activity, complete with a Moon phase worksheet!
This activity involves creating a ‘moon phase slider’. You’ll be able to move the slider to expose different […]

Continue Reading
sydney science trail

Sydney Science Trail | Interactive Virtual Science Experience | 15 Aug – 15 Sep 2020

[ August 15, 2020 to September 15, 2020. ]
Sydney Science Trail interactive virtual science experience
The Sydney Science Trail is a FREE online virtual science experience that is available to all children around Australia.
From tiny adventures in the microverse, to a deep-dive into underwater robotics, to a scavenger hunt across Australia and live-panel discussions with some of the country’s biggest names in science such […]

Continue Reading

Deep Blue Treasure Hunt | National Science Week | 8 Aug – 8 Sep 2020

[ August 8, 2020 to September 8, 2020. ]
Deep Blue Treasure Hunt – National Science Week
The Deep Blue Treasure Hunt offers hands-on, marine-based activities that will help families get to know their local coastlines.
Using the app, families will explore their local beaches, go treasure hunting and use science and art to learn how to look after the ocean environments.
Around 20 activities have been […]

Continue Reading

Adelaide Planetarium Reopening | UniSA Mawson Lakes Campus | 1 Aug 2020

Adelaide Planetarium Reopening at UniSA Mawson Lakes 
The Adelaide Planetarium is reopening to the public from Saturday 1 August 2020.  Saturday Sessions will take you on a captivating journey across the universe.

The Adelaide Planetarium’s highly experienced astronomers will guide you through constellations, the solar system and beyond. Marvel at the immense scale of the universe and […]

Continue Reading

Market Minis | Adelaide Central Market | Term 3 2020

Market Minis at the Adelaide Central Market
The Adelaide Central Market’s FREE program, Market Minis has been designed to help the littlest Market goers to understand more about the food they eat. 
The dietitian-designed program is delivered in a fun and engaging way by the team from Sprout and will help young Market kids to glow, go […]

Continue Reading

FREE Resilience & Wellbeing Webinar: Tips & Tricks to help Children | 20 Jul 2020

[ July 20, 2020; ]
FREE Resilience & Wellbeing Webinar: Tips & Tricks to help Children
Madhavi Nawana Parker will be presenting a free parent webinar on behalf of Fullarton Park Community Centre about resilience and wellbeing in children.
We all want our children to grow up with healthy levels of confidence, resilience and wellbeing. While no one is confident or resilient […]

Continue Reading

Which Bin? Tips to Help Families Dispose & Recycle Rubbish Correctly

Which Bin? Tips to Help Families Dispose & Recycle Rubbish Correctly
Did you know South Australians are the best recyclers in the nation?  Yet we can still do better by reducing our contamination and putting rubbish in the correct bins.
It’s so important to dispose of rubbish correctly and recycle as many items as possible at home, […]

Continue Reading

How To Be Aware of Your Child’s Privacy Settings | Keeping Kids Safe Online

How To Be Aware of Your Child’s Privacy Settings
With so much time spent online in today’s world, it’s important to be aware of your child’s privacy settings and how they might be sharing information online to help with reducing inappropriate contact.
Think U Know Australia have developed a learning activity to help parents, carers and their […]

Continue Reading
interactive architecture for kids workshop

Brown Falconer FREE Interactive Architecture for Kids Online Workshop | 7-16 Jul 2020

[ July 7, 2020; July 9, 2020; July 14, 2020; July 16, 2020; ]
Brown Falconer Interactive Architecture for Kids Online Workshop
Brown Falconer are passionate about getting architecture back into schools and talk about the value that good design brings to people, communities and our planet.
This passion helped drive the establishment of the Archi-Ed Programme which helps deliver fun and informative workshops into schools around South Australia.

Given that we […]

Continue Reading

Now & Next Program for Parents and Carers | I Can Jump Puddles | 10 Jul 2020

[ July 10, 2020; 12:30 pm; ]
Now & Next Program for Parents and Carers
The Now & Next program is designed to educate and empower parents and carers to achieve positive outcomes – for their child with a disability, their family and themselves.
This innovative and award-winning program helps families develop their skills as they choose goals and work towards them with purpose.
The […]

Continue Reading
space to dream

Space to Dream | Free Online Activity | CCYP | Until 25 Sep 2020

Space to Dream
Space to Dream is a free design thinking activity for all children and young people in SA.
Space to Dream challenges everyone under 18 years in South Australia to design a toy or gadget for someone their age who is ‘moving to Mars’.
Selected designs will be made famous in a public exhibition at MOD. […]

Continue Reading

Australian Sports Camps | Football, Soccer, Baseball & Horse Riding Programs | Jul 2020

[ July 6, 2020 to July 17, 2020. ]  
Australian Sports Camps 3-day AFL Football, Soccer and Baseball chool holiday sports coaching camps plus horse riding programs.
Australian Sports Camps provide interactive and fun skills programs to ensure that participants improve their game and their love for their chosen sport. ASC are also offering 30% off AFL Football and Soccer Camps. Find out more […]

Continue Reading

City of Adelaide Clipper Ship Tour | Port Adelaide | Review

A self-guided tour of the City of Adelaide Clipper Ship – Review
Do you have a Titanic fan among your crew? They’ll love experiencing being inside a genuine 1864 sailing ship, right here in Port Adelaide. 
by Carla Caruso
Port Adelaide is home to the world’s oldest surviving clipper ship, City of Adelaide. Yup, the world. And after […]

Continue Reading

Story Box Library | Favourite Stories Read By Our Best Storytellers

Watch celebrated stories read aloud by your favourite storytellers.
Designed to engage young people and ignite a passion for reading, imagining and learning, Story Box Library is an online reading room rich with Australian stories, diverse storytellers, and detailed activities for the classroom and home.
Story Box Library aims to get kids excited about reading, inspire their […]

Continue Reading
big feelings in families

Big Feelings in Families | FREE Parent Webinar | 22 Jun 2020

[ June 22, 2020; ]
Big Feelings in Families Webinar
Madhavi Nawana Parker will be presenting a FREE Parent Webinar for Fullarton Park Community Centre
Please note that this is an ONLINE event. 

If you struggle to know how to respond when your child experiences difficult feelings like anger, frustration, jealousy and worry, you’re not alone. One of the hardest things in a […]

Continue Reading
skateboarding safety session

Skateboarding Safety Session | St Clair Skate Park | 24 & 25 Jun 2020

[ June 24, 2020; June 25, 2020; ]
Skateboarding Safety Sessions
Learn from SK8 Therapy how to use the new St Clair Skate Park safely and make sure you know your skate etiquette on Wednesday 24 & Thursday 25 June 2020 from 4:30pm – 5:30pm. The session will be suitable for ages 12 – 18 years. 

Participants will need to meet at The Brocas Youth […]

Continue Reading
esports webinars

Free Esports Webinars | Commissioner for Children & Young People | 9, 16, 23 & 30 Jun 2020

[ June 16, 2020; June 23, 2020; June 30, 2020; ]
Free Esports Webinar 
Level up your play with 4x FREE Esports webinars.
Register your interest in a FREE Level Up Your Play Esports Webinars being presented by the Commissioner for Children and Young People in partnership with Australian Esports League, Tuesdays in June 2020. The webinars are for SA residents from 12 – 25 years. 

Sessions: 

Cosplay Craft […]

Continue Reading

The Benefits of Small Group Tuition

The Benefits of Small Group Tuition
Many parents and carers in Adelaide want to provide their children with additional learning support, or find a place where they can be challenged and extended beyond their regular schooling. This can be in core subject areas, such as reading, English and maths, as well as other more specialised subjects, […]

Continue Reading

Preparing for the Ignite Program and Scholarship Exams

Preparing for the Ignite Program and Scholarship Exams
Even students who are naturally talented or gifted can benefit from specialised tuition when preparing to sit an ACER scholarship exam, or seeking entry to an IGNITE program at an Adelaide secondary school.
Entry to these programs is extremely competitive, and so students need to be highly motivated to […]

Continue Reading

SA Whale Centre Reopening | Victor Harbor | 5 Jun 2020

[ June 5, 2020 to June 8, 2020. ]
The SA Whale Centre will be reopening Friday 5 June, just in time for the long weekend and for the kick off of whale season!
As the centre adjusts to the new normal, things will be a little different as they do everything they can to keep their visitors, their staff and volunteers safe.
You will see […]

Continue Reading

Embrace Your Body Children’s Book | Available from 2 Jun 2020

Embrace Your Body Children’s Book from the founder of the Body Image Movement
Body image is the number one issue affecting our children today, and so the Body Image Movement’s mission is to educate this impressionable group to embrace their bodies and love who they are, both inside and out, with the introduction of their (first […]

Continue Reading
Junior Rangers

Junior Ranger Activity – Autumn Diaries | Parks SA | Until 8 Jun 2020

[ May 7, 2020 to June 8, 2020. ]
Junior Rangers – Autumn Diaries
South Australia’s National Parks and Wildlife Service has a new Junior Ranger nature journaling activity that will get kids excited about spending time in nature this autumn. There is also a great competition too.
Designed to spark curious minds, ‘Autumn Diaries’ is a great way to take the classroom outside and get […]

Continue Reading

REM+ Tuition Pre-School Reading Programme | Term 3 & 4 2020

REM+ Tuition Pre-School Reading Programme
Starting School in 2021?
REM+ Tuition’s Pre-School Phonics Reading Programme, written by Jenny Allen (Director of REM+ Tuition) is specifically for pre-readers and beginning readers from 4½ years of age.
The aim of this programme is to prepare young children for reading and for school in such a way that they will be […]

Continue Reading

REM+ Tuition: Unlock Potential. Get Results.

REM+ Tuition: Unlock Potential. Get Results.
At REM+ Tuition the mission is to create positive futures through supporting and motivating students, and developing their confidence in ways that schools can’t.
REM+ Tuition offers Adelaide students of all ages face-to-face tuition in small groups. Classes are organised by year group and subject, and are available for pre-school children, […]

Continue Reading
i spy with my cleland eye

I Spy with My Cleland Eye | Cleland Wildlife Park | 25 May – 3 Jul 2020

[ May 25, 2020 to July 3, 2020. ]
I Spy with My Cleland Eye
Explore Cleland Wildlife Park this winter with a fun new self-guided trail, free with entry. 
Cleland Wildlife Park has now re-opened, and the animals are ready to see everyone. MORE INFO HERE. 

‘I Spy with My Cleland Eye’ is designed for kids and adventurous adults. This self-guided trail takes you around the […]

Continue Reading
sciworld spectacular

SciWorld Spectacular Science Show | Livestream | 4 Jun 2020

[ June 4, 2020; ]
SciWorld Spectacular Science Show Livestream
Tune in for SciWorld’s Spectacular Science Show live on the Marion Cultural Centre Facebook Page at 4pm on Thursday 4 June 2020. 
The show will be a celebration of science. Audience members will learn about heat, gases, energy and forces and chemical changes in this spectacular show which will show the audience […]

Continue Reading
phil cummings

Local Children’s Author Phil Cummings: Live and Interactive! | 31 May 2020

Phil Cummings live interactive free online event
Hear renowned, local children’s author Phil Cummings talk about how he creates his books at this live interactive online event.
Phil will be sharing how he creates a book, how he works with the illustrators and editors to bring his wonderful visions to life. He will also talk about the […]

Continue Reading
Start at home

Start at Home Activities | Art Gallery of SA

Start at Home Activities with the Art Gallery of SA
Extend your Start experience at home with online activities. 
Held at AGSA on the first Sunday of every month, Start at the Gallery is an exciting introduction to art for children aged 3-12 and their families.  This free family-fun day includes art activities, tours, live performances and entertainment.
However, […]

Continue Reading
poetry takeover

History Festival Online Poetry Takeover Challenge | 1 – 31 May 2020

[ May 1, 2020 to May 31, 2020. ] [caption id="attachment_132896" align="alignnone" width="630"] Image credit: Andre Castellucci[/caption]
History Festival Online Poetry Takeover Challenge
During May 2020, the History Trust of South Australia is inviting budding poets in years 4 to 11 to participate in the History Trust’s first ever online poetry challenge.
Originally part of South Australia’s History Festival 2020, which was this year postponed, the Poetry […]

Continue Reading

The No Plan Quiz For Kidz | Quiz Meisters | 10 May – 28 Jun 2020

[ May 10, 2020; 4:30 pm; May 17, 2020; 4:30 pm; May 24, 2020; 4:30 pm; May 31, 2020; 4:30 pm; June 7, 2020; 4:30 pm; June 14, 2020; 4:30 pm; June 21, 2020 4:30 pm to June 28, 2020 4:30 pm. ]
The No Plan Quiz For Kidz
From the crew at Quiz Meisters, who normally provide weekly pub trivia to over 20 venues around Adelaide each and every week, comes a brand new live stream trivia show for primary school aged kids.
It’s the No Plan Quiz for Kidz. It’s a mix of Naplan style questions and just […]

Continue Reading

Schoolbooks 4 Kids Online | New Website Launched 28 Apr 2020

New website launch – Schoolbooks4Kids
Schoolbooks4kids has been established to provide an on-line digital store to sell a fantastic selection of educational learning books, for children in grades Prep/Kindy to 6.
Maths and Literature book packs are being sold at heavily discounted prices to help children and families during these disruptive times.
The books sold by Schoolbooks4kids are […]

Continue Reading

SCINEMA International Science Film Festival 2020 | Access Free Films

SCINEMA – Putting the Science in Cinema
SCINEMA is the largest international science film festival in the southern hemisphere, showcasing the best science feature, documentary, animated and experimental films from filmmakers around the world.
Films cover a range of STEM topics, each with dedicated teacher resources packed full of lesson inspiration, classroom activities and thought-provoking questions all linked to the […]

Continue Reading

Art Gallery of South Australia Online Experiences, Artmaking & Events | May 2020

AGSA now offers extensive resources and online workshops for educators, activities for children of all ages, online events, curators’ tours and podcasts online.
The Art Gallery of South Australia is responding to its temporary closure with enhanced digital experiences for audiences to engage with its collection, exhibitions and their own artmaking online.
Each week, via its website […]

Continue Reading
stuff at home

Stuff at Home – Put it in the Right Bin Interactive for Kids

Stuff at Home – Put it in the Right Bin 
The ‘Stuff at Home – put it in the right bin’ interactive house is a fun, engaging and educational way to teach people about correct disposal of common household items.
With families staying home 7 days a week during the COVID-19 restrictions you may have noticed you […]

Continue Reading

Children and Screens: Adapting to the New Reality | Parenting SA Webinar | 12 May 2020

[ May 12, 2020; 7:00 pm; ]
Parenting SA are hosting a free webinar ‘Children and screens: adapting to the new reality’ at 7pm on Tuesday 12 May 2020.
Dr Justin Coulson and Dr Kristy Goodwin will answer common concerns for parents in this new situation:

are my children spending too much time on screens?
how should I handle ‘techno-tantrums when it’s time […]

Continue Reading

April School Holiday Program: Wonders of the Earth | South Australian Museum | 20-24 Apr 2020

[ April 20, 2020 to April 24, 2020. ]
April School Holiday Online Program: Wonders of the Earth
Monday 20 April 2020 to Friday 24 April 2020
During the school holidays, the museum lawns and galleries would normally be alive with school children. As the South Australian Museum is currently closed, it is opening it’s virtual doors to bring the wonders of the Museum to you […]

Continue Reading
ACPA

Online Dance Classes | Australian Company of Performing Arts | Term 2 2020

[ April 27, 2020; ]

Australian Company of Performing Arts Online Dance Classes
A lot of children’s activities have been suspended due to COVID-19, but students who attend ACPA are still experiencing their classes, just in a totally different format. Teachers are using video calls and live streams to maintain interaction with their students and it’s been incredibly positive.
“It’s important that […]

Continue Reading
Back to Top
Top