As jy wil weet waarom lees so belangrik is, kan jy net na die transformasie van taalvaardighede te kyk wat dit kan bewerkstellig. Lees is nie net 'n aktiwiteit nie; dit is 'n kragtige werktuig wat leerders ondersteun in hulle alledaagse lewe en akademiese vordering. Hierdie artikel ondersoek die impak ...
22 February 2024Stimulus Maksima
Understanding the main ideas of a text is akin to deciphering the map of a complex landscape. Just as landmarks guide travelers through unfamiliar terrain, identifying main ideas helps readers navigate the vast expanse of information contained within texts. In this article, we'll delve into the intricacies of identifying main ...
20 February 2024Stimulus Maksima
Vocabulary comprehension lies at the heart of effective reading. Imagine navigating a foreign city without understanding the local language – it's a daunting task. Similarly, without a robust vocabulary, comprehending texts becomes a challenge. In this article, we'll explore the importance of vocabulary comprehension and unveil practical strategies to enrich ...
19 February 2024Stimulus Maksima
Why do we tell children to read? Why do we always tell children that reading books is beneficial for them? And is it even true in this digital age? Does reading novels actually help older children in any way? Are they moved by what they have read? Does reading to younger children have identifiable benefits? And, ...
22 August 2017Stimulus Maksima
According to a 2016 report released by StatsSA, close on 2.5 million South Africans are illiterate: unable to read or write. If that sounds a little alarming, perhaps this statistic will soften the blow: only 7% of South Africans are considered truly illiterate. Now that doesn’t sound too bad...? But, when ...
5 June 2017Stimulus Maksima
Any school can be successful in empowering every learner to obtain the adequate reading skills required to complete every school year, feeling confident, hopeful and inspired to fulfil their dreams and passion in life. Based on our experience over the past twenty two years, our team at Stimulus Maksima! identified the ...
27 March 2017Stimulus Maksima
Poor reading skills can severely damage a child’s sense of self worth. For child therapists who are concerned with developing children’s self esteem, emotional wellbeing and healthy, age appropriate communication skills, educational programs that assist in improving reading skills can be hugely beneficial for building self confidence. As a tool for ...
10 March 2017Stimulus Maksima
Reading is one of the most vital core skills that children must develop in order to reach their full potential at school. Research shows that there is a direct link between reading skills and school performance. When you think about it, every area of learning can be enhanced - or ...
27 February 2017Stimulus Maksima
Age appropriate educational play is essential for children to develop the physical and mental skills that they need to thrive. Occupational therapists who monitor and assist with the development of fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination know that babies and young children learn through movement, activity and play - while ...
6 February 2017Stimulus Maksima
As a therapist it is safe to say that you want to increase your clients’ consciousness, which in turn helps them understand their thoughts and feelings in relation to a problem. This understanding in turn, opens the idea of having different options to learn new ways to cope with life’s ...
30 January 2017Stimulus Maksima