Developing early numeracy skill

Children begin to develop numeracy skills from a very early age. You can introduce maths skills and ideas into everyday activities with your child to help build early numeracy.Language skills and numeracy skills go hand in hand.Talking with your child about maths concepts in your everyday activities will help her understand how and why maths […]

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Connecting to the real world

Students of grade 8 MYP learnt about disaster management. When I came across an article that criticized the recent celebration of President Mugabe’s extravagant celebration of his 92nd birthday in the province of Zimbabwe which is hardest hit by drought, a natural disaster, I thought it to be a must take to the class. “Mugabe, […]

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Early years Unit integration through Art

Little Oakridgers are courageous enough to take any challenge and look forward to learn new art styles. Early Years 1 integrated their unit on “Plants” in Visual Art by making a collage. They created a plant with all the essential elements that are required for the plant to grow. They have used different materials like […]

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Organic Farming

Organic farming is a form of agriculture, which avoids the use of synthetic inputs such as synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, and genetically modified organisms, plant growth regulators and livestock feed additives. As for as possible organic farmers rely on crop rotation, crop residues, animal manures, and mechanical cultivation to maintain soil productivity, supply plant nutrients […]

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