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In May's Ivy Kids kit featuring the book Over in Australia by Marianne Berkes, you will find:
- The book Over in Australia by Marianne Berkes, a fun story about unique Australian animals and their young
- Read along Bookmark: Use to assist with reading comprehension.
- Plush Koala and Real Eucalyptus Leaves: Learn interesting facts about koalas and explore real eucalyptus leaves
- Over in Australia in a Eucalyptus Tree: Create a cut-paper illustration of a koala in a eucalyptus tree
- Koala Pouch: Decorate your own marsupial pouch to carry around your koala
- Kangaroo and her Joey: Construct a 3-dimensional kangaroo and her joey
- Boomerang: Use your markers to decorate a real returning boomerang
- Australian Animal Bingo: Cover all the Australian animal spaces on your board to win the game
- Race Through Australia: Race a kangaroo and a koala through Australia. Which animal will win the race?
- Find the Matching Animal: Use the clue cards to guess the Australian animal.
- Where in the World is Australia?: Use the inflatable globe to locate Australia. How far is Australia from where you live?
- Australia Map - Color by Number: Learn more about Australia. Color each state of Australia with the matching color.
- Traveling Trivia: Players move Australian animals along the path while learning interesting facts about Australia along the way.
- Kangaroo Dot Art: Use your markers to create colorful dots in and around the kangaroo outline similar to native Australian dot art
Your Kit includes a guide for each activity to help promote your child’s learning while you play together.
At Ivy Kids, we know that every child is unique. In your guide, you will find tips to
modify each game based on the age and development of your child.