Show students a globe of the Earth and help them glue their continents in the appropriate location on their balloon globes. Encourage students to mark an “X” on the location where they live!
A simple, educational craft! Make a kangaroo pouch out of a brown paper bag!
Australian Dot Painting: Australia Craft for kids to learn about Aborigine culture as part of an Australia unit study
Kids will learn in fun ways with this Australia Unit. Links to some of the best activities and resources on the web for your Australia Unit planning. From Playful Matters.
A whole bunch of Australia Day party printables (some paid and some free) from over at Life's Little Celebrations.
Australia Day koala craft. Click on the pictures to enlarge and print: http://ladycreativity8.blogspot.com.au/2014/01/australia-day-kangaroo-and-koala-craft.html
Bulletin board for beg of the year. Kids make koalas and explain how they are a K.O.A.L.A. Already have the tree ;)
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Have the children draw a step by step koala then use real bark and leaves on the tree.