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.
The Folders

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.

The Guidebooks

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.

About us

​The theme-based programmes from Day By Day ECD are developed and produced in South Africa. Available in English and Afrikaans.

Price list

The current price list is in the drop-down menu for this page or take a look here.​



Phone 011 483 0871

Find us:

141 Henrietta Road, Norwood, Johannesburg

Try before you buy!

Contact us and we will send you a complete week (one theme) of material by email. Includes the guidebook pages and activity sheets.

Day By Day ECD, 141 Henrietta Road, Norwood, Johannesburg.

Office phone: 060 561 9511


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