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Book clubs for children

Visiting the library to inspire readers

One our Reading Assistants at Kruisfontein Primary School accompanied the Grade 3 learners and teacher on a visit to their town library in Humansdorp. Nathalene, the Reading Assistant, said “The kids were so excited and some of them decided to enrol at the library as well. It was a great experience for them.”

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Start your own children’s book club

A love of reading starts from a love of stories – and all children love to hear stories! Here are some tips for starting your own children’s book club.

World Give a Book Day – 14 February

Show your love this World Give a Book Day! The best gift you can give a child is a love of reading.

ITEC is giving a loving gift to children in our Grade 4 Book Club. We are giving ten children a book to own and keep for ever. Khazimla, one of the children in […]

World Read Aloud Day

Friday 31 January is World Read Aloud Day!

Spend some time reading aloud to your children today, whether they are a week old, or 15 years old!

Reading aloud is one of the most important things to do with children. Reading aloud helps children develop good language skills, supports their understanding of the world, and […]