Dreamtime Story: How the Kangaroo Got Her Pouch (video clip from You Tube) and Aboriginal art project to go with the story. from Australian Native Art
Wooden Australian animals on brown sand with rocks, wood and leaves. Looked amazing!
Koala and Cockatoo Masks (free template and instructions)
Koala Lou writing activity - commentary of the Bush Olympics / Koala Lou's thoughts as she climbs the tree.
Best Australian Picture Books for Children
Your students will LOVE learning all about native Australian animals with this fun and engaging unit of work!
Looking for an Australian animal craft idea for kids? How cute is this Aussie clay and stick echidna! Plus learn lots of cool info about this fascinating animal.
Unit 7 - Koalas/MothersKoala craft with newspaper
Koala Lou, Mem Fox- newspaper collage craft activity
When learning about Australian animals make and label an emu!We used half a paper plate as the body and used thin strips of tissue paper for the feathers.We used a strip of cardboard which we consenti
I think this is adorable but I can't find the original source (if you know, please tell me! You could have kids tear pieces of newspaper for the body and grey paper for the ears.
Australian animal memory game for all books about Aussie animals
Emu craft - Google Search
Center Idea - Aussie eucalyptus scented sensory rice for children to play with during Australia Day
I like the idea of making these paper plate animals and then clipping them up onto a tree branch or something hanging across the studio. Good way to display kid's hard work!
Kangaroo Australian Habitat from Recycling & Nature + Printable by The Art & Craft Giraffe. From the series inspired by the "Hello Meerkat!" Interactive Picturebook for year olds.