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PJ Party fun in Grade One!

PJ Party fun in Grade One!

Last week Friday, the Grade Ones enjoyed what was possibly their most favourite event, the PJ Party. The excitement in the air as they came to school at night time was tangible. The children arrived as the sun was going down, cosied up in their very cute and fluffy pyjamas, onesies, slippers and gowns.  To start the night off, the[Read More…]

by March 12, 2020 Grade 1, Primary
Fun in the Sun was had by Grade One!

Fun in the Sun was had by Grade One!

After weeks of sleep counting, the day of the field trip finally arrived. The Grade Ones were beyond excited to embark upon their very first outing of the year! Cars were checked, seatbelts were strapped on and off we went on our merry way to Fish Hoek Beach.   The Grade 1s were encouraged to use all five senses throughout[Read More…]

by February 27, 2020 Grade 1, Primary
Grade One’s Fun with THRASS

Grade One’s Fun with THRASS

This week our Grade One’s have been hard at work, tackling many new obstacles and concepts with a keen and active attitude. We have looked at the letter ‘f’ for ‘fish’ on the THRASS chart while learning the colour spectrum.     The learners used their knowledge of colours learnt to complete the task of colouring the fish’s scales. The[Read More…]

by February 20, 2020 Grade 1, Primary
Blast off to big school!

Blast off to big school!

What an awesome start to Grade One it has been! Two weeks ago we welcomed our excited children into our classrooms. They were so prepared for the jump into Grade One and have settled in with ease! We have enjoyed getting to know them and they’ve been learning all about big school. They’ve enjoyed exploring their new playground with some[Read More…]

by January 30, 2020 Grade 1, Primary
That’s a wrap!

That’s a wrap!

Our grade ones have had a fantastic year filled with excitement in the classrooms as well as out. Over the course of this term we have been collecting Dog and Cat food as well as blankets ect. For TEARS as our community outreach project. Our Care monitors along with the grade 7 prefects went to drop off all the items.[Read More…]

by December 2, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
Grade One’s Become Wetland Warriors.

Grade One’s Become Wetland Warriors.

Recently, our children went to Rondevlei Nature Reserve for their Field trip this term. The children arrived at school very excited and ready to try spot the shy elusive Rondevlei Hippo’s. Once at Rondevlei, they had a quick  fruit snack and were ready to start exploring.     The interactive ladies of Cape for Kids then taught the Grade Ones[Read More…]

by November 18, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
Grade One PJ Party fun!

Grade One PJ Party fun!

Last week Friday, the Grade Ones enjoyed what is possibly their favourite event, the PJ Party. Coming to school AT NIGHT always brings on a lot of excitement in the classes. The children arrived on a very wet and rainy night, cosied up in their very cute pyjamas, slippers and gowns. To start the night off, the children got to play[Read More…]

by November 1, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
An exciting TIME in Grade One!

An exciting TIME in Grade One!

The first few weeks of Term Four have been full of excitement in Grade One. We can’t believe it is already the last term of the year. How amazing it has been to watch our precious children learn and grow. The classes have been exploring some exciting new concepts this term, such as money, time, the story of Gouelokkies and[Read More…]

by October 25, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
Term 3 has been “tree-rrific”!

Term 3 has been “tree-rrific”!

What an exciting term it has been! As we wrap up on Term Three, we look back on all the great things that took place. We have been celebrating Bok Friday by wearing our favourite Springbok tops, we had a wonderful field trip to Kirstenbosch Gardens and learned many new concepts in Mathematics like halving, symmetry and measurement. Term Four[Read More…]

by September 19, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
Grade Ones are keen Kirstenbosch explorers!

Grade Ones are keen Kirstenbosch explorers!

Last week our Grade Ones went on a very exciting field trip to Kirstenbosch Gardens, which links to our plant theme this term. We were blessed with beautiful weather on both days so we were able to make the most out of the trip to the gardens. The children arrived ready to go and VERY excited to see all that Kirstenbosch[Read More…]

by September 3, 2019 Grade 1, Primary