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Playing and Learning Language Together

 

Practical, fun and engaging activities, in four languages, to help parents ad caregivers support their young children’s learning at home.

Each activity has text, an audio of the text, and an illustrative picture. Activities are updated regularly.

We have compiled these activities into leaflets that are easy to download and print for sharing.

 Read and Write with Me

 

A simple set of ‘mini-lessons’, in four languages. for parents to do at home with their children. The materials will guide parents to spend a structured 30 – 40 minutes with their child, following clear steps which will repeat over two-day cycles with a consolidation day on Friday.

Every month we will add a new set of lessons

Materials can  be downloaded and printed.

Playing and Learning Language Together

 

Practical, fun and engaging activities, in four languages, to help parents ad caregivers support their young children’s learning at home.

Each activity has text, an audio of the text, and an illustrative picture. Activities are updated regularly.

We have compiled these activities into leaflets that are easy to download and print for sharing.

 Read and Write with Me

 

A simple set of ‘mini-lessons’, in four languages. for parents to do at home with their children. The materials will guide parents to spend a structured 30 – 40 minutes with their child, following clear steps which will repeat over two-day cycles with a consolidation day on Friday.

Every month we will add a new set of lessons

Materials can  be downloaded and printed.

Tips for informal literacy learning for your children

Lockdown literacy lessons for Grade R and Grade 1 children