CAPS Grade R
School Readiness Programme
Based on the Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement.
Designed to confidently meet all the CAPS requirements listed by the Department of Basic Education.
The programme is theme-based (see the themes here) and consists of a folder for each child and a guidebook for the teacher for each of the four terms.
Age group 5 - 6.
Every term the child receives:
A full colour folder containing:
1 x A4 Life Skills Topics activity pad,
1 x A5 activity pad (alternating terms mathematics and language),
1 x A2 poster,
16 x A6 mathematics cards and 16 x A7 language cards.
1 x A3 folded end-of-term report.
All the CAPS folders are available in English and Afrikaans.
There is a comprehensive guidebook each term for the teacher.
The guidebook is divided into 5 sections:
Section 1 Language (CAPS information and requirements, A5 pad activities, etc.)
Section 2 Mathematics (CAPS information and requirements, A5 pad activities, etc.)
Section 3 Life skills (5 day plans, A4 pad activities, enrichment activities, etc.)
Section 4 Resources (stencils, games and patterns)
Section 5 Assessment (requirements and checklists)
At this time the CAPS guidebooks are only available in English.
The Summer Term 1 has 11 topics:
In the classroom
Days of the week
The Autumn Term 2 has 11 topics:
Taste and smell
The Winter Term 3 has 10 topics:
Jobs people do
Out in space
The Spring Term 4 has 9 topics:
Reptiles (and frogs)
African wild animals
Light and dark colours
The theme-based programmes from Day By Day ECD are developed and produced in South Africa. Available in English and Afrikaans.
Phone 011 483 0871
141 Henrietta Road, Norwood, Johannesburg
Contact us and we will send you a complete week (one theme) of material by email. Includes the guidebook pages and activity sheets.