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The Month Gone By: August 2018

We’ve had a very unusual month at school. With the heavy rain and then the flood, we’ve had very few working days. But we are very grateful that all our children and their families are safe! Our theme for the month was colours and the children learnt about...

Colour Fun (Part 2)

Hope you enjoyed doing the Milk Colour Explosion with your children. Here’s part two of our colour activities: Shaving Foam Pictures This is a fun experiment that produces beautiful designs. It created a marbling effect and can be used for cards, borders, or even...

Colour Fun (Part 1)

Milk Colour Explosion   Colour is one of the most exciting things for preschool children to observe and experiment with. I’m doing a two part blog post on two simple activities you can do with your children. Here’s the first one. This is a very simple experiment...

The Month Gone By – July 2018

Last month at Kids Joy School, our theme was the Jungle: Vegetation, Water Bodies and Aquatic Animals. The children learnt about different trees, plants, and various water bodies likes ponds, lakes and rivers, and the animals found in them. They had fun planting...

The Month Gone By: June 2018

We’ve had an exciting first month of school. By the first week, most of the children had settled down and got into the routine of school. The theme for the month was a fun one – Jungle: Animals, Birds and Insects.  They learnt about the different creatures...

Being Present

Being Present A phrase that was hardly known a few years ago, but now is something that each one of us have to consciously make sure we are doing. In today’s world of the internet and social media, its so easy to be away from the real world. Its much easier to connect...

First Aid for Cuts and Wounds

If you have a child, I’m sure at some stage you’ve had to deal with a cut or a wound. Some children are more prone than others to get hurt. Buts its good to know what to do when your child does get a cut*.   There are 6 steps to follow: 1. Wash your hands...

The Month at a Glance – March 2018

The last month of school! We’ve had a busy moth with revising all that we’ve done during the year. But it was not without fun. There was a happy atmosphere, with the children enjoying their last month at school. Sports Day was another big event and many...

The Month at a Glance – February 2018

February was a fast paced month at Kids Joy School. Although academics moved at an exponential pace, the children still had time for games and crafts, songs and stories! The theme was ‘The world’, and the children learnt about the different continents and...

The Month at a Glance – January 2017

A big month for Kids Joy School. We had our biggest event of the year – our Annual Day. But this time we had it along with the Graduation Ceremony for our Senior Kindergarten children. The theme for the month was ‘Shapes’ for the Nursery children and ‘The World’ for...

Annual Day 2018

21st January 2018, a day we were all waiting for. It was our school annual day and graduation ceremony of our Senior Kindergarten children. Although the main event was just less than a couple of hours, the run up to this day began almost three months ago with the...

10 Ideas to be a Better Parent in 2018

I know the topic is a bit clichéd. But we all want to grow in different areas of our lives and parenting is a top priority, so its great to keep trying to grow and become better at it! The new year is a wonderful time to put the past behind and start afresh. Here are...