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Learning support

Primary and high school learners - tools of the trade to make learning fun:

Slimkoppe series (Smart-kids) published by Pearson www.slimkoppe.co.za Relevant educational material based on CAPS. Books to help your primary school child to develop his/her Afrikaans language and reading skills.
Afrikaans-Afrikaans http://afrikaans-afrikaans.weebly.com/

Study aid for Afrikaans literature for high school learners in private schools (IEB curriculum). Discussions, examination papers and memorandums 

Siyavula

 

https://www.siyavula.com/

 

Online high school study practice for maths and science.
Quanta Books study guides http://quantabooks.co.za/ Study guides and DVD’s for grade 10 -12 in Physical Science.
Afrikaans.com

http://english.afrikaans.com/learn/help-with-translation

http://www.afrikaans.com/
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Do you want to impress someone with your Afrikaans? Your excellent spelling, knowledge of Afrikaans expressions and words... Need something translated, e.g. your CV? Here you’ll find expert help.
Byki for Mobile (Transparent language)

For Android phones and tablets:
https://play.google.com/

For iPhone or iPad:
https://itunes.apple.com/

Language course – Afrikaans additional language. Vocabulary and pronunciation, quizzes.
Worksheet Cloud

 

http://www.worksheetcloud.com

 

Bilingual learning aid in several subjects for all grades – worksheets and tests. Based on CAPS.
Spelpret Spelprogram (Spelling fun programme) http://www.spelpret.co.za Interactive Afrikaans spelling program for grade 3 – 5 learners.
Virseker-versekering (insurance) Afrikaans Lekkerlees app

https://www.virseker.co.za/

https://play.google.com/
(only for Android phones and tablets)

 

Afrikaans reading aid – grade 4 – 12 divided according to level of difficulty

 

Aanlynspeltoetser (online spell checker)

http://blog.tiaan.com/


Online spell checker: http://blog.tiaan.com/

 

Free Afrikaans spell check with online spell checker available on blog.

 

Afrikaans-English dictionary

 

play.google.com/store/
(Android phone or tablet)

 

Dictionary with pronunciation. Can be used offline as well.

 

Afrikaans-English dictionary

 

https://itunes.apple.com/za/

 

Dictionary with a database of 80 000 English-Afrikaans and 140 000 Afrikaans-English translations; with phrases, meanings and pronunciation.

 

Spel.co.za

 

www.spel.co.za

 

Electronic help to improve writing, including Microsoft®Office spell checker, grammar checker and thesaurus.

 

Speak Afrikaans (ATi studio’s)

For iPhone or iPad:
https://itunes.apple.com/

Android phone or tablet:
https://play.google.com/

Language aid for Afrikaans additional language. Interactive app to learn conversational Afrikaans. Basic edition is free.

 

VivA’s offline dictionary
app in Afrikaans

For Android phones and tablets:
https://play.google.com/

For iPhone or iPad:
https://itunes.apple.com/

For those who are fully bilingual and work in both Afrikaans and English. Access to a variety of dictionaries, abbreviations. Idioms and expressions.

 

WSpel – free Afrikaans spell checker for Microsoft® Office

 

https://wspel.wordpress.com/

Suitable for Windows and Mac 

 

More than 526 000 words in the word list and thousands more in the autocorrect function. Probably the most extensive Afrikaans spell checker out there.

 

Storiewerf http://www.storiewerf.co.za/ If you have young children and are looking for Afrikaans books to read to them to improve their Afrikaans, you will find it here.

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