The Kusasa Project Blog

Our Month in a Flash: February 2024

Our Month in a Flash: February 2024

Getting Our Emotions Healthy and Flowing Understanding the critical role emotional intelligence plays in both academic and emotional success, The Kusasa Academy has partnered with an esteemed organisation, Brain Tribe, to conduct a week-long workshop for our learners...

What We Learned Recently

What We Learned Recently

Paper Planes and Paper Towns In this Grade 3 STEM activity, we designed our own 3D classroom using only paper. These Grade 3s were so creative with all the furniture they manufactured out of paper. STEM activities are proven to increase innovative thinking, encourage...

Our Month in a Flash: January 2024

Our Month in a Flash: January 2024

Welcome to our newbies! Most of our new recruits are only 4 years old when they join the Kusasa-family, and we welcomed our new learners on 17 January without a single tear. Our most recent fun included a blind taste test to expose us to new tastes and explore our...

Our Month in a Flash: December 2023

Our Month in a Flash: December 2023

Exploring Our Senses The Grade 0s had so much fun in the last week of the school year. While teachers are scrambling to get the last bit of admin done and prepare for the new year, the little ones are still stimulated and entertained with sensory play. What a fun idea...

Our Month in a Flash: November 2023

Hear Hear! Tamara van Zyl, an audiologist in Paarl, paid us a visit on 28 November. Out of sheer commitment, Tamara has been walking a path with The Kusasa Project for many years and has identified multiple little ones in need of hearing aids and therapy. We are so...

What We Learned Recently

What We Learned Recently

Alliteration For The Nation The Grade 3 learners dove into Afrikaans sounds with interactive games and text analysis. We started with pairs outlining the text of the sounds on each other's hands and guessing what it was. This way, we make learning fun and engaging...

Our Month in a Flash: October 2023

It's Bok 'Braai'-day With the upcoming Rugby World Cup final match, parents were invited to braai boerewors rolls for the Kusasa-kids on Friday 27 October. Given the big match between the Springboks and the All Blacks on Saturday 28 October, we aimed to create 'gees',...

What We Learned Recently

Transport Through Time The Grade 4 learners stood together like one the day before a history test. Learners huddled up in groups all over the classroom for history trivia, chatting about what Teacher Carina spoke about and what they suspected might pop up in their...

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