Grade 2

Scaredy Witch by Connor Dalton (2Raven)

Scaredy Witch by Connor Dalton (2Raven)

Scaredy Witch is about a witch who doesn’t like ghosts. When she goes outside to get her broom, she returns with her cat to find a ghost. She gets scared and chases it out with her broom. She finds an owl and she says: “Come on, lets go inside!” The owl then hoots. I got a Clay Animation for my birthday[Read More…]

by May 15, 2012 Grade 2
PJ PARTY!!!

PJ PARTY!!!

What excitement there was as pink princesses and super spidermen flooded the passage on their way to the much anticipated pajama party! Such treats lay ahead for these energy-charged Grade Two’s. Duster hockey, musical bumps, pass the parcel and beetle drive were some of the games enjoyed! We finally settled down back in our own classrooms to end the night[Read More…]

by May 9, 2012 Grade 2
SABC look out, SVBC is here!

SABC look out, SVBC is here!

Our learners tried their hand at being a News Reader this week.  Fresh with impressions from their hike to Muizenberg cave, they set about making up a broadcast for their co-operative group.  Each child contributed their own piece of news and then it was put together to make a news item.  The Reporter from each group was responsible for reading[Read More…]

by May 4, 2012 Grade 2
Cave building – the final product!

Cave building – the final product!

After our day of intense cave building we wanted to show off some of our final creations.   If you would like to see some of these creations up close…..visit our Grade Two hallways or classes to see how creative and clever your child has been! Or for more photos, click here!      What teamwork!        [Read More…]

by May 4, 2012 Grade 2
Cave Building – work in progress!

Cave Building – work in progress!

The Grade Two’s have been learning about caves and their inhabitants. We absolutely loved our cave outing and were all fired up to apply what we had seen and learnt! Now the time had come for us to design and create caves in our co-op groups. What excitement there was as each learner brought in the materials needed to build[Read More…]

by May 4, 2012 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