Children learn through play


World Play Day with the theme ” Sustainable Play”

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Dr Freda Kim who is from South Korea is the founder of World Play Day. This day is celebrated on the 28 May and is celebrated in 40 countries (includinig us. S.A) and is recognized on the UNICEF South African calendar of events. The theme for this special day is “sustainable play” WHY PLAY? Play allows children to use their creativity, while developing their imagination, physically, emotionally and cognitively. Play is important for healthy brain development and through play we...

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Character Building Holiday Programme – September 2016

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

INTODUCTION A group of 6o plus children from the age 3 to 16 years joined the Character Building Holiday Programme with the focus on Sport during the October school break. The Programme allows vulnerable young children to experience being a child, to rise above their circumstances and develop their character to that which is acceptable in a functional society.                                          Different art and game activities was set out to assist children to develop their eye-hand...

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Another successful character building June holiday programme

Posted by on Sep 8, 2016 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

The theme for the 2 weeks were “Know and be safe” , Traffic Officer Lizelle Moses who surprised the children with special treat talks from the Fire Department, Stellenbosch Law Enforcement and the talk with Mr. Adolf Adams from Urban Forestry who allowed the children to touch and feel his long, slippery, scaly reptiles, the snakes. Seargant Zenobia Siebritz and her colleagues assured children that they are the children and can come to them when they don’t feel safe. children...

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