Let's stay connected

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Things you'll need for this activity

  • A map - Australia, Victoria or even the world.

  • Sticky notes

  • Pen/texta

What you'll learn in this activity 

Ages: All ages

Purpose: Connecting with family and friends while learning about where we all live in the world.

Let's play!

  1. Find your map  - It can be a map of Victoria, Australia or even the world?

  2. Talk about the important people in your lives and where they live on the map. They can be family, friends or even places you have visited.

  3. Mark the spot on the map with your texta or sticky note and talk about why this person or place is so special.

  4. Can you Facetime or call and talk with them or write and send them a card or letter?

  5. If it is a special place you could do some internet searching to find out more.

  6. Let's stay connected steps.png  


Let's talk

Qs - Why is this person/ place so special to you?  Share a special memory.

Extension - Find pictures to cut out and stick onto your map. Look at the different towns or countries and talk about distance and time to travel from 1 place to the next

We'd love to see your creations and home based play! Share with us on Facebook at @yrfamilies #YarraRangesPlay

You can contact the YRC Family & Children’s Services team on 1300 368 333 or by email at earlyyears@yarraranges.vic.gov.au


Download a printable copy(PDF, 571KB)