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Storytime videos and mindfulness

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Storytime and mindfulness

Relax and unwind with our series of story time videos, guided meditation and yoga.

Storytime videos - on demand

The Water Princess by Susan Verde

Natalie read this wonderfully illustrated book which tells the story of a young girl who dreams of bringing clean drinking water to her African village. With its wide sky and warm earth, Princess Gie Gie’s kingdom is a beautiful land. But clean drinking water is scarce in her small African village. Supporting worksheets available.

Audience: kindergarten - primary school

Watch it now | Venn diagram | Word find | Discussion questions| Fill in the blanks

After the Drain

Do you know what happens with the water after your flush, use the sink or shower? This story tells you all about it.
Audience: kindergarten - early primary school

Watch it now | Sewer Smart - where should it go? worksheet

The Rhythm of the Rain by Grahame Baker Smith

A beautifully illustrated story that ventures from home to another country and back again, describing the water cycle. You’ll love the poetic words and the images can lead to conversations about water access, sea creatures and pollution.

Audience: primary school

Watch it now

Mindfulness and wellbeing

Water Cycle Yoga

Water Cycle Yoga Session is designed to help tactile learners process and retain information about the water cycle. Led by a trained yoga teacher, Victoria, your students will experience how water moves around us. Choose from a 13 or 18 minute version.

Audience: primary school

Watch it now - 13 minutes | Watch it now - 18 minutes

Water Cycle guided meditation

Through this guided meditation session, students learn to visualise water as it changes form and moves through the water cycle. Supported by a mindfulness colour-in sheet, instructions for a calming jar and directions for mindful breathing this activity aims to engage students on a whole new level.

Audience: primary school

Listen now | Additional resources

Important: Suggested audience provided intended as a guide only. We recommend adults including teachers, parents and carers preview resources to ensure suitability. Please ensure children are adequately supervised when participating in these activities.

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Gippsland Water supplies fresh clean drinking water to more than 70,000 customers, and wastewater services to more than 63,000 customers across an area of more than 5,000 square kilometres. It maintains a $1 billion infrastructure network, which includes more than 2,000 kilometres of water mains, 15 water treatment plants, over 1,700 kilometres of sewer mains and 14 wastewater treatment plants.

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