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Students hone their skills on wheels ahead of National Ride2School Day

Georgina Connery A delivery of brand new bicycles ahead of National Ride2School Day had Aranda Primary School students revved up to ride.

Contaminated berries could affect 100 schools

Students and staff at nearly 100 schools and childcare centres across Australia may have contracted hepatitis A from contaminated frozen berries, federal ...

How this video helps us talk to our daughters about body image

Megan Blandford It’s struck a chord with women around the world but this campaign offers an important message that’s also worth sharing with our daughters.

Behaviour & Discipline more articles

Resilience the key to end bullying?

Danielle Colley The effects of bullying can have a devastating impact on young victims but building resilience in children can help.

Parenting a willfully independent child

Meghan Leahy How to create a balance of choice and boundaries while giving your child room to grow in their independence.

Today's parents are much too hard on themselves

John Pickering Do you often feel judged as a parent? Here is why you are doing a better job than you - or others - might think.

Development Development for Older Kids

When your husband bullies your son

Meghan Leahy As someone who has worked with children and families for 17 years, I see a man (your husband) who is beginning to fulfill the definition of a bully and ...

Watch: 10-year-old blind boy's impressive piano skills

Livia Gamble Ethan Loch is impressing viewers around the world with his amazing piano skills.

What should parents do if their child is bullied at school?

Karen Healy Having your child bullied at school is one of the greatest fears of parents – and research shows this fear is well founded.

Education more articles

Finland’s school reforms won’t scrap subjects altogether

Pasi Sahlberg Stay calm: despite the reforms, Finnish schools will continue to teach mathematics, history, arts, music and other subjects in the future.

Are you guilty of doing your child's homework?

Armin Brott Various studies have found that somewhere between a quarter and half of parents do their kids' homework for them. Here is why you should stop.

NSW needs 385 new classrooms every year for a decade

Alexandra Smith NSW will need an extra 385 primary school classrooms every year for the next decade to cope with booming enrolments, and more students will be forced ...

Teens more articles

Fears for fans of 1D after Malik walks

Parents and teachers of distraught One Direction fans are being urged by experts not to dismiss their pain, even if they can't understand it.

The perfect amount of homework for teens, study

Livia Gamble The amount of time spent doing homework becomes irrelevant when compared to the amount of effort teens put in.

Piercings, acne, monobrows airbrushed out of school photos in Daylesford

Emma-Jayne Schenk Piercings, blemishes, acne and freckles have been airbrushed out of school portraits at Daylesford Secondary College, outraging students and ...

Activities & Worksheets more articles

Behind the News anti-bullying campaign, asking students to pledge support to victims of bullying

Livia Gamble TV program Behind The News is encouraging kids to stand up and support those who need it most this National Day of Action Against Bullying.

Movie World: Six people spent 3 hours trapped on Green Lantern ride after 'an issue with a wheel'

Amy Remeikis Six people spent more than three hours trapped in carriage 33 metres above ground.

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Volume worksheet - Stage3

Ellen Shaw This worksheet is working towards students being competent in their measurement and calculating the volume of objects. In Stage 3, students are also ...

Toys & Products more articles

8-year-old girl writes a letter to Clarks shoes asking why girls can't have dinosaur shoes too

Livia Gamble An eight-year-old girl has had words with a shoe manufacturer after a shop assistant told her The Stomposaurus shoes she wanted weren't suitable for ...

Ikea doesn't want 32,000 people playing hide-and-seek in Dutch stores

Rachel Clun Shopping to kit out your new home or rental just became less fun.

Martin Luther Playmobil figurine, fastest-selling toy ever

Livia Gamble A Playmobil figurine of Martin Luther has stunned the toymaker after it sold out less than three days after its release.