SABC Education’s Takalani Sesame Muppets are visiting KwaZulu Natal as part of Sanlam’s national 2012 roadshow. The Muppets will be at the Kokstad Oval between 10h00 and 15h00 on 22 September 2012.
In the first episode of this new season of Hola Hamonate, we look at the value of music in the lives of the elderly. We visit Naledi Elderly Choir and find out how being part of this music group helps boost one’s confidence and social skills. Music therapist Erna Kruger tells us about the benefits of music for the elderly which may even reduce levels of depression in Alzheimer patients.
Preliminary exams are in progress
Grade 12 learners are reaching an important milestone in their schooling career as they start writing preliminary examinations from tomorrow (31August 2012). There are less than 53 days to go before the start of the final examinations in the national senior certificate.
Matrics Uploaded will visit Limpopo on Saturday 15 September as part of their nationwide tour of Mzansi. The Class of 2012 will get the chance to meet the Matrics Uploaded team at Lenyenye Youth Centre. Visitors will learn how to become Citizen Journalists. Visit the Youth Centre to learn all about Citizen Journalism, tell us what’s news in your school, or just give us ‘shout outs’ and stand a chance to feature on the live show. Lucky visitors will also win awesome prizes.
Facebook, Twitter, Google and Mxit… ever wondered how these platforms work. Thami and Dee take a step into a virtual world where they explore the science of communication, the internet and social media. Dee and Thami discover that communication ‘back in the day’ was not nearly as simple as it is now.
Water and Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa says the Mapungubwe World Heritage Site outside Musina in Limpopo is a conservation hub for the communities living around it and the country at large.