Play Time: Skip Counting

What is skip counting? Skip counting is counting by the same number, other than 1. You can start counting at any number and then add the same number to get to the next number. Skip counting by 2 when you starting at 0 looks like this…..0,2,4,6,8,10……. all it is is adding the same number over and over. Benefits? Learning to skip count help kids count … Continue reading Play Time: Skip Counting

Home-Schooling Tips

I heard someone once say… “only the brave teach”, it can be daunting to many. More and more parents are choosing to home-school, taking on the role of teacher too! As a mother and teacher assisting families with homeschooling, I thought I’d share some tips and advice for getting started and organised. First and foremost, in order maintain sanity, I recommend that you have a … Continue reading Home-Schooling Tips

The Disadvantages of Homeschooling and How to Deal with Them

Last week we explored the advantages of homeschooling, of course like with any educational system there are potential disadvantages. Today we explore these and how to combat them. Continue reading The Disadvantages of Homeschooling and How to Deal with Them

The Benefits of Homeschooling

Continuing from last week’s post introducing the exploration of homeschooling, this week let’s take a look at some of the benefits of homeschooling: When a child is homeschooling we have the opportunity to teach children that learning is not a chore, but exciting and fun. We can control what our children learn and when they learn it. While department requirements in terms of content covered … Continue reading The Benefits of Homeschooling

Let’s Explore Home Schooling

In South Africa’s current educational climate, with service delivery and comprehension standards rapidly dropping, it’s no wonder that parents across the country are reaching out for alternatives, let’s explore homeschooling. Continue reading Let’s Explore Home Schooling

New Homeschool Teacher Available in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town

We’d like to welcome Colette to our team. Colette is based in the Southern suburbs of Cape Town and is seeking a long term full time home school teacher role working with children aged 4 to 16 years old and is also available for tutoring, facilitating and babysitting. Colette has 15 years of professional childcare experience ( Since 2001) and has completed a PGCE  through … Continue reading New Homeschool Teacher Available in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town

Final Year Foundation Phase Teaching Student is Seeking Babysitting Jobs in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town

We’d like to welcome Seanne to our team. Seanne  is based in the Southern suburbs of Cape Town and is seeking babysitting jobs and short term au pair work. Seanne  has more than 8 years of professional childcare experience and is busy completing a B.Ed. through Unisa in foundation phase. She still au pairs part time and baby sit for previous employers who can not … Continue reading Final Year Foundation Phase Teaching Student is Seeking Babysitting Jobs in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town