What do we want for our children? To grow up to be confident, responsible, self-reliant, disciplined, industrious, caring and kind (more…)

# Meet Neshni Naidoo (Owner of Edu-Coach)

Edu-Coach is an extension of me, so I wanted to share a little about myself. I have been married for (more…)

# Staying focused during a lesson

My three children (9, 13 and 16) have been working from home since the beginning of Lockdown. It has been (more…)

# Screen-free Weekend Project for little engineers

Tired of hearing the phrase “I’m bored”? Try this simple project that will keep your children occupied. Don’t tell them (more…)

# What is addition through decomposing numbers?

This is a method taught in the Foundation Phase to add 2 digit numbers. To an adult it seems complicated (more…)

# Matchstick Puzzle Solution

This is a solution to yesterday’s puzzle. Did you get a different solution? (more…)

# Can you solve this matchstick puzzle?

We bring you another matchstick puzzle to get that grey matter working. Comment with your solution. (more…)

# “Sunday Times” Puzzles

My favourite section of the Sunday newspaper as a child was the puzzles page – codewords, the 9-letter word game (more…)

# Teaching is a calling

Teachers don’t just teach subject content but guide, mentor and pass on values to their students. They mould and shape (more…)

# Algebraic Equations

Yesterday we posted an Equation Ladder for learners to complete. This is suitable for learners in Grade 7 and 8. (more…)