Learning at Home
The seven-week Learning At Home program provided free on kidsnews.com.au during the coronavirus disruption is now complete.
No new content will be added after Friday, May 8 now that some schools are returning to normal classes and the majority of other schools are providing online learning resources to those students still at home.
There are more than 800 free educational activities listed below and they are categorised into four age groups to ensure lesson plans are relevant and engaging.
Kids News will leave this free resource online to assist those still looking for educational lesson plans that are linked to the National Curriculum.
Friday, May 8
Thursday, May 7
Wed, May 6
Take a trip to Unworry Island and leave your troubles behind. Plus, solve the card puzzles.
Add more emotive language to a Letter to the Editor, plus learning about buying power.
Tuesday, May 5
Improve your geographical knowledge of the world, plus perform a well-known poem.
Monday, May 4
Friday, May 1
Discover the benefits of acts of kindness for others, plus play the Google Doodle coding game.
Learn about some of the world's most famous inventions and discoveries, plus silhouette sunsets.
Thursday, Apr 30
Find out the difference between school today and in the olden days. Plus, act out a story.
Wed, Apr 29
Use your problem-solving skills to find the pirate's treasure, plus town maps.
Tuesday, Apr 28
Can you understand what a picture is trying to tell you? Plus reading a calendar.
Monday, Apr 27
Teaching young children to cope during tough times, plus dance with the Trolls.
Friday, Apr 24
Thursday, Apr 23
Wed, Apr 22
Tuesday, Apr 21
Build your own indigenous rain sticks, plus learn about Simpson and his donkey from Gallipoli.
Understand the meaning behind Yothu Yindi's song Treaty, plus let the dice tell your story.
Monday, April 20
Friday, April 17
Thursday, April 16
Wed, April 15
Thursday, April 9
Wed, April 8
Tuesday, April 7
Wrap your mouth around this tricky tongue twister and then practise writing it.
Look inside the mind of a character and analyse what they are seeing, thinking and feeling.
Take on your family in this funny races challenge, plus selling a household item.
Monday, April 6
Find the hidden alphabet letters in your house, plus acting out fun scenes.
Make Easter biscuits, plus see how far your origami shooting stars can fly.
Build a device to launch a ping pong ball, plus learn a numbers magic trick.
Friday, April 3
Create a monster or fantastic creature with your drawing buddy and learn how to collect data.
Move your body with fun dance sessions, plus can you solve the logic puzzles?
Create amazing comic book word art, plus discover how plants survive.
Thursday, April 2
Bring wild animals to life in 3D inside your house plus card wars.
Learn how to type without looking at the keyboard, plus make up a fun, new game.
Film and narrate a family wildlife documentary, plus build a backyard obstacle course
Wed, April 1
Discover what makes items float and sink, plus going on a bear hunt.
Explore the animals at San Diego zoo, plus take the 30-day Lego challenge.
Create a map to find the pirate's treasure, plus life during the Gold Rush.
Tuesday, march 31
Understand the geography of Australia, measure your house and create mosaics.
Make music with your body, create cool poetry and make a backyard fitness circuit.
Learn how the Earth rotates and how tsunamis are formed, plus create Batik art.
Monday, March 30
Learn how to bounce back from difficult times, plus balancing games and taste tests.
Join elite netballers for sessions including yoga, cooking, fitness and how to stay positive.
Create an improved robot to dig on the Moon, start a diary and move to the groove.
Friday, March 27
Create a jingle to encourage your family to stay at home, plus create an ad to sell a toy.
Can you find all the items on the neighbourhood treasure hunt? Plus meaningful letter writing.
Discover prisms around your home and design them, plus creating artistic 3D sculptures.
Thursday, March 26
Study how your face has changed over time from a baby to now, plus leraning days of the week.
Telling and understanding the time teaches us about day and night, plus a newspaper treasure hunt.
Build a scale model to understand the distance between the sun and each of the planets, plus healthy food choices.
Wed, March 25
Get creative and design a new toy you can play with, plus play a fun dice game.
Discover how a gratitude flower can help you focus on what's good in life. Plus let's go shopping!
Experiment with autumn leaves and art and learn about texture, plus learn about the Gold Rush.
Tuesday, March 24
Hunt for squares, circles and triangles in your home plus making funny, mixed-up sentences.
Learn how soap works with this fun experiment, plus play balloon tennis and create a word cloud.
Build a 30cm bridge that is strong enough to hold a can of food, plus put on a percussion performance for your family.
Monday, March 23
Discover the science behind how round objects move plus dice wars to learn maths and reading comprehension.
Pick a number of the day and crunch it! Plus a scientific egg drop challenge
Study interesting facts about volcanoes, plus create pop art and complete a fitness circuit.