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Pirate Ship Puzzle

Pirate Ship Puzzle 100 pieces

A 100-piece action-packed shaped jigsaw puzzle. Ship ahoy! There’s lots to talk and laugh about in the large detailed...

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Observation Puzzles – Restaurant Kitchen 208-pieces

The Observation Puzzles are even more than the average puzzle – they have a second component to them which...

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Build a Beetle

Build A Beetle Mini Game

Who will build their beetle first? Be the first to build a correctly matched beetle in this fun game!...

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Penguin Pairs

Penguin Pairs

A cool matching game! Match the 32 quirky penguin characters to collect the most penguin pairs before the other...

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News and Reviews

September 19th, 2016

Consonant Vowel Consonant From Bones Series

ED3001001-CVC-Bones-1-600x600 Consonant Vowel Consonant (CVC) Bones is an ideal Grade 1 literacy game. CVC words are words that follow the pattern Consonant-Vowel-Consonant. These are considered the simplest words and the starting point of many phonics programs (after some work on initial sounds). These words highlight the short vowels such as the a in cat, the e

September 12th, 2016

Understanding Numbers and Time

Place value dice Understanding numbers and time is not always easy for children. Here are some great products to develop their sense of numbers and time. Place Value Dice Place value is the value given to the place or position of a digit in a number. Children need to understand the relationship between each digit in a number.

September 6th, 2016

National Book Week 2016

National Book Week 2016 I am very excited to announce that National Book Week (NBW) has kicked of this week for an exciting book filled week. During this week is the ideal time to focus on our children’s reading ability and awareness. This South African literacy event is running from 5-11 September 2016, across all nine provinces. NBW is

About Learning Tools

Learning Tools supplies affordable educational resources, toys and games to South Africans. Learning Tools imports educational resources of only the highest international standards. Our focus is on bringing high quality, trusted teaching tools into South Africa that help foundation phase and intermediate phase learners achieve success. Learning Tools games and resources are visually appealing, stimulating and engaging. We have teaching resources for literacy, numeracy, science, social & emotional skills, and also classroom essentials.

Language Resources

Learning Tools offers two language resources to help jump start learners with a second language. Conversation Station and Viva Vocab have been developed by teachers specifically to help learners in the art of critical thinking and vocabulary across four South African languages, namely Afrikaans, English, isiXhosa and Zulu. This video highlights the issues facing our teachers in the classroom and how these resources can be used to help them teach our children to think critically and develop their vocabulary in an interactive and fun way.

For years, the popular methodology for learning a second language has been to focus on grammar and sentences first and then on vocabulary. Recently, however, many teachers have realised that learning vocabulary first, leads to an easier transition into the second language. Learning grammar and how to construct sentences is easier once the learner has a reasonable base of vocabulary to draw on.

Become a Reseller with Learning Tools

Become a Learning Tools member and reap the rewards of our bulk buying power. All applications for membership are processed on a case-by-case basis and are subject to Learning Tools’ membership criteria.

African Voice
African Voice resources are developed specifically for the South African education sector and all learning tools are focused on expanding the range of resources in mother tongue languages available to educators. These locally produced products are the first in what will soon be a comprehensive selection of world class language and literacy tools created by African Voice for South African school children and teachers. African Voice currently offers two educational resources that are designed to facilitate critical thinking and help with second language acquisition. The rationale is that the same resource can be used for the younger children (aged 5 – 7) in mother tongue, and then in the older learners (aged 9 – 12) in the second language. Both games use English, Afrikaans, Xhosa and Zulu. There are questions and vocabulary words, and clear directions on correct pronunciation for......

Welcome Kids Superclub Magazine Readers

Welcome all Kids Superclub Magazine readers!  As valued clients, we are offering Kids Superclub Magazine readers a discount on selected products featured in the Kids Superclub June 2016 magazine. Simply enter the coupon code available in the magazine and receive a 25% discount on the products. This special offer is valid from the 18th May 2016 – 30 June 2016. T’s and C’s apply.