What is Funda Wande?


 

Funda Wande is a world-class multimedia course to teach Foundation Phase (Gr R-3) teachers how to teach reading. Partnering with literacy experts and South African universities, the Funda Wande reading course will be the first of its kind in South Africa. All materials will be made available for free (Open-Access) to all South African teachers. Funda Wande will also include on-going coaching for teachers.

Course Content


 

The Funda Wande course will include instruction on all the core components of reading and writing in the Foundation Phase. There are 11 modules, each consisting of 4-9 short videos, accompanying interactive text and a series of tests and assessments

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Work for Funda Wande

Program Manager: Eastern Cape Funda Wande Literacy Program The “Funda Wande: Teaching Reading for Meaning” is a not-for-profit initiative which aims to develop the courses and training materials needed to teach all Foundation Phase teachers in South Africa (Grade R-3)...

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Work for Funda Wande

Senior Coach: Eastern Cape Funda Wande Literacy Program The “Funda Wande: Teaching Reading for Meaning” is a not-for-profit initiative which aims to develop the courses and training materials needed to teach all Foundation Phase teachers in South Africa (Grade R-3)...

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Grahamstown Film Recce, 31 July – 1 August

Earlier this month, Funda Wande conducted our first on-site filming at a primary school in Grahamstown. The two-day scoping trip was designed to give our team an important chance to prepare for our first wave of filming that’s coming up in October. Before diving into...

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