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August 6, 2018

On Mandela Day, 18 of July, The David Krut Projects Team and Creative Works representative in Johannesburg Khosi Radebe spent the day at MaiMai Day-care, in Johannesburg CBD. 

During the visit the children at the day-care were given lu...

August 2, 2018

This week our early learners practiced their hand skills by crumbling tissue paper into little balls and creating a picture scene with it. This craft activity enhances dexterity and the use of the tripod fingers in preparation for writing activities.

Thumb, index and mi...

July 19, 2018

The three-day Swop Shop painting event in Stanford was a truly communal effort.

This collaboration between youth, community organisations and a collection of local artists set the standard for future celebrations and events. It is clear that Stanford faces challenges an...

July 3, 2018

The holidays are a time when we like to offer some special activities for the children who join our creative sessions. During the July holidays our facilitators Tuliswa and Rachel from Stanford planned, prepared and offered some fun activities in the community hall.

The...

June 25, 2018

Over the past term we used a body tracing activity with the grade R learners who are in our program. The process leads the children from tracing each other's body outlines to identifying and naming body parts. The activity consists of talking about the functions of our...

June 18, 2018

The theme of last week’s session was, Go crazy with colours. The children who attend our open sessions have requested to paint and we answered their call. The session was all about colour and playing with it.

There are different age groups at the open sessions and in th...

June 8, 2018

This week we planted herbs and vegetables at Die Bron Primary to support the feeding scheme that the school is providing for the children. Die Bron kitchen staff have started the vegetable boxes around the kitchen area and we are supporting them in their efforts to pro...

May 26, 2018

This week our Creative Works extra-mural program collaborated with the African Horse Company. We took a small group of children on a horse outing where the guide, Randal, introduced us to the horses and explained the rules when being around horses.

Everyone got a chance...

May 18, 2018

Children love messy play. They enjoy playing in sand, mixing water and mud, squishing and squeezing things with their hands and often getting with their whole bodies involved in the process. It is a wonderful delight to observe children exploring the world through thei...