Librarian & Educator Resources

Fish Jam Crab Music Shakers

A jazzy craft activity to compliment Fish Jam book readings. 

Make a jazzy crab, turn up the music and shake to the beat!

Download your crab template and rice-filled paper plate instructions here.

Chip Colouring In Sheet

Children will have oodles of fun colouring in Chip once they have read the hilarious picture book Chip by Kylie Howarth.

Ophelia and the Marvellous Boy Teacher Notes

Teaching notes to accompany the award-winning children’s book Ophelia and the Marvellous Boy by Karen Foxlee.

Learn more about Ophelia and...

Fish Jam Colouring Sheet

Toot is o-fish-ally way too noisy! 

Will this jazzy sea-minor ever find a place to play without being shoo, shoo, shooed away?

A colouring sheet children will love to complete after...

The Playground is Like the Jungle Teaching Notes

Shona Innes, psychologist and author of THE PLAYGROUND IS LIKE THE JUNGLE, provides teachers with custom-created teaching notes to use in the classroom, to accompany her successful book.

These notes...

Finding Jennifer Jones Discussion Guide
The long-awaited sequel to the critically acclaimed LOOKING FOR JJ.
Kate Rickman seems just like any other nineteen-year-old girl. She goes to...
Halloween Recipes

Two spooky recipes from Fiona Hammond's fun Halloween activity book Halloween Tricks and Treats.

Make some Blind Mice with Licorice Tails or White-as-a-ghost Meringues with these easy recipes.

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Decide Your Destiny Worksheets

Australian author Alison Reynolds put together this teacher's pack to teach budding authors how to write their own Decide-Your-Destiny books. These notes are based on the successful RANGER IN DANGER series published by The Five Mile Press....

Ten Terrifying Questions with Danny Katz

As part of Danny Katz and Mitch Vane’s A Book About Scary blog tour, Danny was interviewed by online bookstore Booktopia.

Read all about Danny's aspirations to study baby seal clubbing, how he dabbled in writing a...

Drawing Activities from Illustrator Jedda Robaard

Melbourne-based illustrator and graphic designer Jedda Robaard is also the director of a successful art school for children. She has put together these drawing exercises for young readers to learn the basics of illustration.