What is Meditation?

One early morning Zandile sees her neighbours doing something strange in their garden. That day at school she asks Geeta what on earth her parents were doing, and Geeta explains meditation to her. Zandile learns about this fascinating new concept, and makes a new friend!

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This short story is part of the EGRS Big Books 2019.

The Early Grade Reading Study (EGRS) is run by Class Act and Molteno in collaboration with the DBE and Wits University. EGRS is a literacy program employed in schools nationally. It aims to teach literacy skills to children from Grades 1-3 in a more effective manner. This story is printed with a group of others. They are educational and therefore not available for purchase.

Illustrations were done in collaboration with another illustrator