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Getting to Grips

Appropriate pencil grip may seem a small thing, yet it’s important. A child with a good grip will write more clearly and quicker. This helps

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💙 Puzzles

We love puzzles at Mindstretch. We love how they teach our children about the concept of a ‘whole’ and that each piece is a fraction of

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Community Counts

A community may be defined as one that shares a sense of place situated in a given geographical area – for instance our Pinelands-based preschool

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2020: We Never Gave Up

“It’s in our children’s best interests to return to school,” says SAPA (SA Paediatric Association). We agree. We also appreciate it’s a terribly hard decision

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