Grade 7

Grade 6 & 7 Robotics Excitement

Grade 6 & 7 Robotics Excitement

We have continued with our Robotics curriculum in Grade 6 and 7 this year and what a fantastic experience it has been so far. Excited Grade 6s and 7s have had fantastic exposure to how digital devices are programmed and how developers use them to achieve everyday tasks. The type of activities we’ve done with them have ranged from the[Read More…]

by April 18, 2016 Digital, Grade 6, Grade 7
Grade 7K hold EPIC Cake Sale

Grade 7K hold EPIC Cake Sale

On Friday, Grade 7K ran one of the biggest, most exciting and most lucrative “Cake Sales” in the history of Sun Valley Primary. The class decided that the event would be coined as ” The 7K Break Time Market” rather than the old fashioned, Cake Sale. The boys and girls got together and sold¬†delicious treats and ran exciting activities for[Read More…]

by April 17, 2016 Grade 7
Grade 7 Anderson get ready for Scholar Patrol

Grade 7 Anderson get ready for Scholar Patrol

In Grade 7, each class is responsible for a different leadership duty. This term, Grade 7 Anderson will be taking the lead in Scholar Patrol. Mrs Anderson took the class through an intense training session, where each and every aspect of the patrol had to be completed precisely and seriously. Of course, there is always time for some laughs… We[Read More…]

by April 14, 2016 Grade 7
Highlight of Grade Seven at High Africa

Highlight of Grade Seven at High Africa

This past week, the Sun Valley Grade Seven students set off to Worcester for their camp at the beautiful High Africa Camp Site and Conference Centre. The Grade Sevens have had a bit of bad luck in the past, enduring “rained out”activities and freezing cold weather at their previous camps. Of course, the students came into this camp rather anxious.[Read More…]

by March 6, 2016 Grade 7
Biodiversity vs Digital-versity

Biodiversity vs Digital-versity

Expo Day at Sun Valley Primary School paved the way to diverse opportunities for learning. The Grade 7 children realised that Biodiversity relies upon ecological systems completing and complementing each other.¬†Keynote and Popplet are certainly not new apps to them. Within a few minutes it was a wrap. Biodiversity is extremely important to people and the health of ecosystems. With[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 Grade 7
Grade 7’s shine on Soetwater Enviro Centre Field Trip

Grade 7’s shine on Soetwater Enviro Centre Field Trip

Today, Grade 7 Keller and Grade 7 Fortune set off to the Soetwater Environment Centre for an educational field trip. We were blessed with simply picturesque weather. The day consisted of an early morning introduction to the coast by our Guide, Mr Lappies. This was followed by an Ecosystems, Plants and Animals discussion as well as how they have adapted[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 Grade 7
iCARE: Grade Seven Leaders meet their adorable Grade 1s

iCARE: Grade Seven Leaders meet their adorable Grade 1s

Earlier this week, the Grade 7 HOOFIE Leaders got the opportunity to meet their Grade 1 Students for the very first time. This is a moment that is a highlight of the year for both parties involved. HOOFIES is a Sun Valley programme that has been running for a number of years with great success. A HOOFIE family consists of[Read More…]

by January 24, 2016 Grade 7
Super Swimming and Sensational Smiles at Foundation Phase Gala

Super Swimming and Sensational Smiles at Foundation Phase Gala

On Friday, Sun Valley hosted the annual Foundation Phase Fun Gala. The name says it all – this gala is about fun, enjoyment and mass participation. The weather forecast did not look good on Thursday, yet we were blessed with relatively pleasant conditions throughout the event. The day kicked off with our Championship Races. The crowd watched as the top[Read More…]

by November 22, 2015 Grade 7, Sport
Scientific Process in Grade Seven

Scientific Process in Grade Seven

This week, the Grade Sevens have been learning all about the Scientific Process. Students have been building on their previous knowledge and learning about the expectations of High School Science. The classes started off by recapping the various stages of the scientific process and the expectations there of. Each Co-op group created a poster to explain the stages – Question,[Read More…]

by November 6, 2015 Grade 7
A-MAZING Market Day

A-MAZING Market Day

This morning, the Grade Sevens of 2015 hosted the annual Market Day in the school hall and surrounding car park area. From 6:35am onwards, the boys and girls blew the staff and students of Sun Valley away with their incredible passion, performance and produce. From delicious treats, to incredible crafts and crazy games, this Market Day will go down as[Read More…]

by October 22, 2015 Grade 7