Articles by: Grade 3

‘P’ stands for PJ PARTY in Gr3!

‘P’ stands for PJ PARTY in Gr3!

On Friday night our munchkins ran through the Sun Valley doors, as they embarked on a fun filled night of entertainment. The Grade 3 Pyjama Party started with a bang. They started off with the limbo, amongst other entertainment, in the IT Centre which brought a grin to all their faces.  Oh no, thats not all… The Grade 3s moved[Read More…]

by March 12, 2020 Grade 3, Primary
Grade 3’s Iziko Museum Adventure

Grade 3’s Iziko Museum Adventure

Last week our Grade 3’s went on a fun adventure to the iziko Museum in the Magical Mother City.  This term in  Life Skills, our Grade 3’s have been learning about dinosaurs and fossils and as soon as they entered the museum, the joy and excitement was clear to see as their education came to life.  They were met with[Read More…]

by February 27, 2020 Grade 3, Primary
Grade Threes Take Big Strides

Grade Threes Take Big Strides

Wow, time flies when you are having fun! Can you believe we are already in to Week 6 of Term One?  What an exciting start it has been. Amongst all the fun, our Grade Threes have thoroughly enjoyed taking new strides into learning.  On Wednesday the 5th February was ‘World Read Aloud Day’. Our Grade Threes stepped out of their[Read More…]

by February 20, 2020 Grade 3, Primary
Third is the WORD.

Third is the WORD.

What an exciting start to the year it has been!!! From getting to know our teachers, to swimming trials and many more extra ordinary activities. On day one, the Grade 3s excitedly came into school, eager to learn about our new themes that lie ahead. Since then our grade 3 legends have been introduced to cursive writing, have perfected the[Read More…]

by January 30, 2020 Grade 3, Primary
Breaking News: Grade 3s Turn into Bookworms

Breaking News: Grade 3s Turn into Bookworms

The Grade 3s turned into little bookworms as they began their first chapter of Book Week at school.  They were buzzing with excitement at the prospect of reading to the Grade Rs. The Grade 3s had to think about stepping into their shoes and reason through the books that Grade Rs might like, a picture book, big font, colourful, lots[Read More…]

by December 2, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
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The Grittiest Grade 3s

“The More You Practice, the better you get! One of South Africa’s most famous golfers, Gary Player once said, “The More You Practice, the better you get!” Well, the Grade 3s are certainly fulfilling every wise word of this statement. It has been such a journey for these young inventors, explorers, travellers and astronauts this year. Just as they have been[Read More…]

by November 1, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
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Fun to the Power of 3

From Contraction Surgery, to Afrikaans Bingo to the Swimming Gala, these are only a few of the fun activities that the Grade 3s have enjoyed thus far. “I need more plasters!” It all began with one of the most memorable lessons in Literacy where they learned how the apostrophe plaster replaces the letters that are “surgically removed” to create the[Read More…]

by October 25, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
Supporting Our Stars!

Supporting Our Stars!

Three cheers for the magnificent show, Sun Valley on Broadway, “Hooray! Hooray! Hooray!” The Grade 3s watched the talented performers in awe! They were bowled over by the flashing lights and the awesome dance moves. It was wonderful to see each child singing along to the songs. Even more excitement fell across the classes when the Grade 3s were able[Read More…]

by September 19, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
A Jolly time on the Jolly Roger

A Jolly time on the Jolly Roger

The Grade 3’s truly had a “jolly” time on the Jolly Roger. They experienced all the wonders of the V&A Waterfront. As the Grade 3’s have been learning about transport, it was a great moment for them to experience the types of transport we used and spotted during the day. The journey began on our trusty Springbok Atlas Bus which[Read More…]

by September 8, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
Connection is KEY in Grade THREE

Connection is KEY in Grade THREE

Grade 3 is a fast-paced and busy year. Getting this group of little legends ready for the Intermediate Phase means that our calendar is choc-a-block with exciting learning experiences, specialist lessons, Interchange, field trips, assemblies and the like! But undoubtedly one of the most important aspects of the grade 3 curriculum is making time to CONNECT as a class. As[Read More…]

by August 15, 2019 Grade 3, Primary