By no means do I know all there is to know about teaching reading and writing but with two teaching degrees and a decade and a half of teaching (over 10 years of those in Grade1), I do know a few things. The first thing that may come as a shock to most people is … More Teaching reading and writing – a few tips
As South Africa prepares for lockdown there are a few things in the forefront of my mind, not the least of which is keeping my family safe, healthy, sane and occupied. Here are some of my thoughts on a few things that may be on your mind too. Also an update on a few of … More Lockdown time …
I love the idea of being outside in the garden on sunny days but I really find that having at least one focused activity helps to keep everyone happier and a little more sane. This activity is lovely because even though it requires prep ahead of time, once you have prepped you can keep the … More Ice painting – two ways
I love this activity because it is easy to set up, fun and allows us a chance to be outdoors on a hot day (I generally like to do messier activities and all painting outdoors so that the post activity clean-up is easier).