Articles by: Grade 2

Hiking to Muizenberg Caves

Hiking to Muizenberg Caves

We ordered in a beautiful day for our Funscapes outing to the Muizenberg caves! We were stopped in our tracks on many an occasion to investigate beautiful spiders and intricate webs. Mr Raven, our fantastic guide, pointed out many interesting flowers and secret walkways that we followed. Eventually, after a long walk, we got to the amazing cave! How exciting[Read More…]

by April 19, 2012 Grade 2
“Batty” about Term Two

“Batty” about Term Two

We are back at school and already working hard. The Grade Two children returned to school after a lovely Easter holiday, feeling  refreshed and ready to roll! To add to their excitement the Grade Two’s learnt that this term was all about batty bats, spectacular spiders and quiet caves! It did not take much encouragement for the boys to go out and[Read More…]

by April 13, 2012 Grade 2
Easter Eggs for Everyone!

Easter Eggs for Everyone!

The Grade Two’s collected Easter eggs this term as their outreach. There were many Easter eggs so kindly donated that it became difficult to resist eating them as they were stored in our classrooms. What fun it was seeing the faces of the two ladies from Fish Hoek Lions Club when they saw ALL the Easter eggs we had collected![Read More…]

by March 23, 2012 Grade 2
Founders Day

Founders Day

The entire school from Grade R to Grade 12 crammed into the hall on Tuesday to celebrate Founders Day. We sat enthralled as we worked our way through the schools history in the form of some very old photo’s. We are so privileged to have come so far and are grateful for all the blessings we have at Sun Valley.[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 Grade 2
Athletics Fun Day

Athletics Fun Day

What a beautifully sunny day we had for our Athletics Day! We all gathered on the field in our houses ready for a fun-filled day! We laughed with the Grade One children as they ran in Dad or Mom’s big floppy shoes. We concentrated with the Grade Three’s as they worked as a team in the “three-legged” race. Our Grade Two’s[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 Grade 2
Penguin Art Fun – The Finished Product

Penguin Art Fun – The Finished Product

     The boys and girls have finally finished their penguin pictures and the results are beautiful! Penguins diving for fish or suntanning can be seen in the foyer of the school. So next time you pop in, check out our upcoming artists.        

by March 9, 2012 Grade 2
Penguin Creation Expo.

Penguin Creation Expo.

It was penguin madness again in the Grade Two classes! We had a Creativity Expo on Thursday which gave us a good excuse to paint and get dirty again. Our penguin doorstops are super cute and everyone who walks down the Grade Two passages comment on the “waddling penguin parade”!

by March 9, 2012 Grade 2
Speaker / Reader fun!

Speaker / Reader fun!

We really saw who our “drama kings” and “drama queens” were these last few weeks. We listened to all the Grade Two’s audition for the Speaker / Reader competition and they were fantastic!! Well done to our four Grade Two finalists! You were stars on the stage. We enjoyed the poems, songs and raps performed for us. (: Click here[Read More…]

by March 9, 2012 Grade 2
Penguin / Butterfly Assembly

Penguin / Butterfly Assembly

The Grade Two children were SUPER excited for their assembly! There were beautiful butterflies fluttering about and cute penguins waddling around! Our assembly helped us realise that just like these creatures have a plan for their life, there is a plan for our lives. We left with a sense of how special each child really is. I’m sure the Moms[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 Grade 2
Bird Feeder #2

Bird Feeder #2

The time had finally come! The Grade Two’s came to school armed with half the contents of Dad’s garage! What a busy and exhausting day it was but it was all worth it! The birdfeeders were both original and beautiful! We are sure to have many visiting birds in our lapa enjoying the “bird hotels”!!! To view more photo’s click[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 Grade 2