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Grade 2s Final Countdown

Grade 2s Final Countdown

Can you believe we’re in the last stretch of Grade 2? What a year filled with fun, love, wonder and laughter. Reflecting on one of the best years yet, is no easy task. Some highlights include: Splishing and splashing at Boulders Beach, collecting litter at Fish Hoek Beach and dodging sea urchins at Dalebrooke. Dancing many nights away during our school[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 Grade 2, Primary
A Tea-rrific Afrikaans lesson!

A Tea-rrific Afrikaans lesson!

The Grade 3s have been learning all about food in Afrikaans this term and were able to taste the success of their hard work by participating in a hands-on Tea making lesson. Each class recapped the term’s vocabulary through the use of a Keynote and prepared for the exciting lesson by discussing the ingredients needed to make tea.  The Grade[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 Grade 3, Primary
IT Interchange 2018

IT Interchange 2018

IT has been an absolute blast this year as we helped our little, and not so little, technological boffins on their journey to one day becoming ‘Tech Savvy” members of a technologically driven society. We have kept IT as FUN as possible as we traverse through the FUN-damentals such as learning the parts and basic operations of a computer in Grade[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 Digital
Grade Ones are Rondevlei RANGERS!

Grade Ones are Rondevlei RANGERS!

Last week our children went to Rondevlei Nature Reserve for their last field trip as Grade Ones. The children arrived at school very excited and ready to try spot the shy and elusive Rondevlei hippo. Once at Rondevlei, they had a quick fruit snack and were ready to start the day!    The wonderful ladies of Cape for Kids then taught the[Read More…]

by December 10, 2018 Grade 1, Primary
A modern play on SHADUFS

A modern play on SHADUFS

The Grade 5s have been hard at work this term learning about the similarities and differences between two major capitals Cape Town (South Africa) and Cairo (Egypt). They had a number of assessments this term; from essay writing to creating 3D projects that involved them applying their new found knowledge.       Their first task they had to complete[Read More…]

by December 3, 2018 Grade 5, Primary
‘n Lekker Storie….

‘n Lekker Storie….

’n Lekker Storie The Grade 6 learners had the opportunity to learn more about writing stories in Afrikaans. There was great excitement in discussing the different genres and giving examples that the whole class agreed on. We started off the lesson by reading an example of a comic strip and then translating it. Thereafter they had to write their own story[Read More…]

by December 3, 2018 Grade 6, Primary
The Researchers of Grade 3

The Researchers of Grade 3

The Grade 3s had a fascinating time researching famous inventors. Their projects consisted of research, design, art as well as working collaboration in their Co-operative Groups. Each group could pick an inventor from a hat. They had eight classic or modern inventors to choose from. Once they had chosen their inventor, they discussed all the interesting information in their groups. It was time[Read More…]

by November 26, 2018 Grade 3, Primary
Grade 2s Clean Up

Grade 2s Clean Up

This year we have placed a huge focus on how to conserve our brilliantly created planet. This term has been particularly exciting as we’ve been learning about everything under the sea, and how we can protect the sea creatures by making a difference on the land. We have been “eco-bricking” to our hearts content and this week we went to Fish[Read More…]

by November 26, 2018 Grade 2, Primary
Grade Ones give BACK!

Grade Ones give BACK!

Two weeks ago, our Grade 1 children got the opportunity to give back to a deserving charity in our Valley through their community outreach. Our chosen charity was TEARS Animal Rescue. Each child was asked to bring in either food, blankets, toys or anything else that TEARS could use. TEARS is a cause close to the hearts of many, as quite a few[Read More…]

by November 26, 2018 Grade 1, Primary
The end is near…Let’s make the MOST of it!

The end is near…Let’s make the MOST of it!

The excitement is mounting for our little Sunbirdies, who will soon leave the nest to tackle Grade 1. The thought of ‘big school’ brings smiley grins to little faces and tears to their teachers who now have to try fathom the thought of their little learners spreading their wings. On a more happy note, the fun is not over. The[Read More…]

by November 26, 2018 Grade R, Pre-Primary