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Oct 8, 2015

Working with schools from Remansito

Making of abacuses, a mathematical tool.
Making of abacuses, a mathematical tool.

In addition to providing health care and educational support directly to the children that attend the Remansito Community Center, we also work with the schools in the community of Remansito to achieve greater range, bringing them workshops for teachers and play areas for children, among other activities.

During August and September, teachers from the Remansito Community Center visited local schools and led educational games to promote the children’s right to participate.

The first activity was regarding the making of abacuses, a mathematical tool that encourages a child’s performance with mathematical concepts.

Another activity was to make board games with recycled materials and new materials in order to develop math skills, such as calculations, concentration and attention skills. These games encourage free expression, critical thinking, and above all the joy of children during playtime. These board games are mobile, which allows the children to place them in different spaces within the institution when playing, sharing, discovering, and learning.

We count on your generous support towards this project so that we can continue leading workshops and play areas for all the schools in the Remansito community. Thank you!

The abacuses were made with recycled material.
The abacuses were made with recycled material.
Making of board games.
Making of board games.
Using the board games at a local school.
Using the board games at a local school.
Jul 16, 2015

Health Day at the Remansito Community Center

In the last few weeks, we organized a local Health Day at the Remansito Community Center, with the colaboration of doctors and medical students from a well known university in Asunción, Paraguay. 

121 persons were assisted in one day, including children, teenagers and adults of the Remansito community.

We setup a drugstore where people could receive free medicine with the prescription of the doctor who treated them. The doctors also offer diabetes diagnosis and prescribed vaccinations.  

In order to continue offering such services to the community of Remansito, for us is very important to count on your generous collaboration.

We would appreciate you to donate to our program, so we can keep working on improving the life quality of the members of this community.

Please consider telling your friends and family about this project and what we are doing, share the link on your blog or social networks or just bring us up in a conversation.

 

¡Thank you very much! 

Apr 21, 2015

Activities at the Remansito Community Center

School kits for the children and teenagers
School kits for the children and teenagers

¡The past few months were days of many activities at the Remansito Community Center in Paraguay and we have some great news to share with you!


The school year has already started and we delivered the “school kits” for the children and teenagers from Remansito. These kits included: for the children: notebooks, a glue, a little cup, a little towel and a toothbrush; and for the teenagers included notebooks, a folder with sheets, a glue and color cardboard for their school projects.

In addition to working with children and their families, in the Remansito Community Center we also care about the proper formation of the local teachers. In this opportunity we did a workshop called "The Right to Play ", where teachers were trained in the development of educational games for children. ¡We believe that learning through the game is very important!

With your donation we can continue to implement this kind of workshops and trainings to teachers as well as continue working with children, teenagers and their families.

Please consider telling your friends and family about our project and what we are doing, share the link on your blog or social networks, and use the tell-a-friend feature on the project page to email your network, or just bring us up in a conversation.

 

¡Thank you very much for your support!

Smiling face!
Smiling face!
Development of educational games for children
Development of educational games for children
 
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