Paper plate fishies ... would be great for decorations for Great Barrier Reef craft room for Amazing Wonders VBS.   Hang from ceiling or on wall.

Paper Plate Tropical Fish

Mills ocean theme for 2012 Great paper plate tropical fish craft idea - great for an under the sea display!

koala newspaper craft

Canada Day is fast approaching (July but I'm more intrigued by this great craft from Australia (Australia Day is January Many thanks to Phillipa at House of Baby Piranha (!) for this great activity for kids. House of Baby Piranha

Unit on Maori tattooing traditions, and then Aboriginal 'Dreamtime'.

Australian boomerang- Unit on Maori tattooing traditions, and then Aboriginal 'Dreamtime'. - add to other aboriginal lessons

A You Tube video of the dreamtime story  "How the Kangaroo Got Her Pouch" + an Aboriginal art activity

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

Clap Sticks  Here's a twist on the rhythm sticks that Australian aborigines use in ceremonial dances: use decorated paint stirrers

Kids Aboriginal Clap Sticks Need Four paint stirrer sticks, Acrylic paint, Paintbrush, Cotton swabs, & tacky glue

Australia aboriginal dot craft

Dilly-Dali Art: Aboriginal Dot Painting-Australia Day craft - use the easy dot painters. even littlies can try/ or cotton buds?

kangaroo coloring page

Zoo Animal Coloring Pages: Zoo Babies Zoo Animal Coloring Pages: Baby Kangaroo – Animal Jr.

Learn about Australia and Aboriginal culture by making a boomerang!

Australia - Crafts about Australia.Aboriginal Cave Drawings, Aaborignal Face Painting, Make a Boomerang that really works, Make a Didgeridoo.

Aboriginal Art For Kids | Craft Activities | Kids Activities

Aboriginal Art For Kids

Sticky dot map of Australia craft Kids love stickers almost as much as they love lollies. Why not combine stickers with an educational activity and get them to create their own dot sticker art on a map of Australia.

Austrailan animal coloring and fact sheets

Australia Unit Study - Links, printables and

didgeridoo craft

We used stickers and markers for a toddler, and scissors, paper, a hole punch and lots of glue for a They had loads of fun making these.