About us


Meet Cyndi Toms

Cyndi is a practicing school social worker at a leading private school in Cape Town, South Africa.

She has over 18 years experience in working with children and families from different socioeconomic backgrounds. Cyndi is passionate about Emotional Intelligence, “My noble goal is to equip individuals to be happy and successful”, EQTeach has grown out of this goal.

Meet Cyndi Toms

Cyndi is a practicing school social worker at a leading private school in Cape Town, South Africa.

She has over 18 years experience in working with children and families from different socioeconomic backgrounds. Cyndi is passionate about Emotional Intelligence, “My noble goal is to equip individuals to be happy and successful”, EQTeach has grown out of this goal.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


How do I know how to use the cards?
The game comes with an enclosed instruction guide on how to facilitate the growth of EQ with engaging with the child.
How does the game teach EQ?
The game builds specifically on self-awareness, self-expression, body language and emotive vocabulary which form the foundation of EQ.
What do we do when one pair of cards has already been built?
If only two players are playing, then you can build onto each other's already formed pairs.
Can I play this with my 3 year old?
Yes, with the little ones you can introduce the emotions using the pictures which children readily relate too by playing matching pairs or sorting which they love to do.
How do I use the feelings Chart in my classroom?
Create name labels for the children. On arrival in the mornings they place their name on the emotion they are feeling at the time, as the day progresses they move their name to reflect their emotion.