Theory Swimming Class with Grade 7 & 8 @ Korando

This theoretical lesson about swimming was a preparation for the practice lessons, which are starting next week on Monday. During this lesson, we gave the students a little overview of what is going t…

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Menstrual Hygiene Lesson @ Korando

Menstrual Hygiene Lesson @ Korando

The menstrual hygiene class aimed to spread knowledge and awareness about the menstrual cycle, menstrual products, and body empowerment (pain, cramps, etc.). We started by showing the female reproduct…

Team Wellness Session: Family Shields

Team Wellness Session: Family Shields

Family shields serve as a powerful tool for team building by providing a visual representation of shared values, heritage, and aspirations within a family or group. These symbols not only instill a se…

Art Class “Works of Magritte” with Korando Kids

Art Class “Works of Magritte” with Korando Kids

The purpose of the art class was centered on exploring the works of Magritte. The activity aimed to introduce children to the world of art, nurturing their creativity and imagination. Moreover, the ac…

“Pablo Picasso” Art Class @ Korando School

“Pablo Picasso” Art Class @ Korando School

Today’s art theme was Pablo Picasso. Besides artwork, this class was meant to inform the kids about Pablo Picasso, who is considered the greatest artist of the 20th century. He painted in a number of …

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Considering that this is a globally recognized day, celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women, we deliberately directed our attention towards determining if rural…

Kids Camp @ Korando Educational Centre

Kids Camp @ Korando Educational Centre

We planned and hosted a camp for kids from PP1 to Grade 4. It consisted of three hours of both Kenyan and American children’s games, including duck duck goose, red light green light, and ninja. We con…

Decision Making in 6 Steps @ Korando

Decision Making in 6 Steps @ Korando

We taught our decision making in 6 steps as a YUMP session at Korando. We discussed how to differentiate between a good and bad decision and how to approach big decisions in life. …

Art Therapy Session on Navigating Fear @ Korando

Art Therapy Session on Navigating Fear @ Korando

I like to think that the opposite emotion of Love is fear. That while love makes us feel whole, present and grounded, fear gives us the illusion of loss, makes us live in our mind more than reality, l…

“Self-Identity” Art Therapy Session @ Korando

“Self-Identity” Art Therapy Session @ Korando

While purposing to bring to light an awareness of self for the children, it is important to use the known to explain the unknown, in this case the known being things in nature to tackle the concept of…

Art Therapy Session on Self-Reflection @ Korando

Art Therapy Session on Self-Reflection @ Korando

The aim of art therapy session at Korando is to help raise the consciousness of the children by helping them become aware of their essence and true identity. Nature, being the bigger reflection of thi…

Computer Class for 8th Grade @ Korando

Computer Class for 8th Grade @ Korando

This was the initial computer class for the 8th grade at the Korando Educational Center in 2024. After a short introduction by the volunteer we started an open discussion about computers in general. T…

Korando School Closing Ceremony 3rd Term 2023

Korando School Closing Ceremony 3rd Term 2023

The celebration day of the school marked the last day of the academic year and signaled the beginning of the holidays. We played games, held a celebration ceremony, and organized lunch….

Grade 4 Ubuntu Art Class @ Korando

Grade 4 Ubuntu Art Class @ Korando

Student’s completed an artwork resembling a colourful style portrait. The students listened to instructions step by step until the colouring stage where they were given an opportunity to make their ow…

Art Class Korando

Art Class Korando

Students were given step by step instructions to complete an artwork of a woman using different coloured pencils. Natalie was meant to give instructions via video call but she could not connect. Dahli…

Korando Life Skills Session

Korando Life Skills Session

This life skills session at Korando Education Centre is held on a weekly basis for the purpose of enhancing and educatin…

Success stories from our Bursary Program

Success stories from our Bursary Program

I am grateful to all those who contributed to my success at high school level and I would like to let you all know that through perseverance, patience and determination, one can walk far.