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Why Writing by Hand Could Make You Smarter

In surprising studies, researchers find benefits to setting keyboards aside. William R. Klemm Ph.D.M Have you ever tried to read your physician’s prescriptions? Children increasingly print their writing because they don’t know cursive or theirs is simply unreadable. I have a middle-school grandson who has trouble reading his own cursive. Grandparents may find that their

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Parent Evening

Parent Evening: Date: 25th of August 2016 Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm Where: The Living Room at The Natural Way (959 Sir Lowrys Pass Road, Gordons Bay) Topic: GED & SATS – Kerrin van Niekerk and Marina Goetze (Remedial Therapist and the founder of Hooked on Learning Educational Services) The role of parents in the education

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Open Day at The Daniel Academy

On 20 May 2015 we will be having an Open Day at The Daniel Academy for prospective parents and their children. You are welcome to join us from 8am – 3pm to visit our unique school. For more information, please contact Claudia 021 856 0293 or email

The Benefits of a School Garden

By Marika Bergsund, Imagine a student planting a seed in your school’s garden, and just days later seeing a tiny leaf pushing up through the soil. Tending to new plants teaches children responsibility and teamwork. It provides an opportunity to bring science, math, social studies, and language and visual arts to life through hands-on

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