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Sun Valley Group of Schoosl – Term One Newsletter

Sun Valley Group of Schoosl – Term One Newsletter

What an amazing Term One it has been! If you missed out on a paper version at Parentline tonight, click on the link below to check out the Sun Valley term 1 Newsletter Sun Valley Newsletter – Term 1

Assembling a UNIQUE Assembly

Assembling a UNIQUE Assembly

Last Friday the incredible Grade 3s worked hard to assemble a truly UNIQUE assembly! Our little legends showed their grit all week as they memorised their lines and perfected their routines. The challenge of performing on stage was met with enthusiasm, with our children’s excitement building every day towards their time to shine – and shine they most certainly did! The theme of the assembly[Read More…]

by March 8, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
Saving a species – Eight penguins at a time!

Saving a species – Eight penguins at a time!

The Grade 2s really dived deep into the theme of Penguins this Term. From learning all about them, to visiting them and then watching them in their natural habitat at Boulders Beach. The one area we’ve focused on and really encouraged, are the threats to penguins and how we can save them. To show our appreciation of the conservation of these[Read More…]

by March 8, 2019 Grade 2, Primary
Sunshine, smiles and sand in Grade One!

Sunshine, smiles and sand in Grade One!

Our Grade 1s got to explore their senses by the seaside last week as they embarked on their first field trip this year to Fish Hoek Beach. They eagerly arrived at school with their costumes and towels, and a sense of excitement lingered in the air.   The weather was stunning, and the Grade 1s were ready for a fun day ahead.[Read More…]

by March 8, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
Grade SEVEN Challenge Camp

Grade SEVEN Challenge Camp

It is no doubt that the annual Grade Seven camp is one of the highlights on the Grade 7 calendar. This fun-filled three days is hosted at High Africa in the scenic Breede River Valley. This camp is supervised by qualified personnel to ensure a high standard of safety and service is offered to our students. The programme at High Africa[Read More…]

by March 6, 2019 Grade 7, Uncategorized
Power bucks for the Grade 6s!

Power bucks for the Grade 6s!

Camp went off with a bang when the Grade 6s found out they will be working for ‘Powerbucks’. They learnt about investments, bargaining and whether to play it safe or risk it all. They had to come up with a name, logo and a YouTube advert, the grade 6s blew us away with original and catchy ideas. The camp was packed[Read More…]

by February 28, 2019 Grade 6, Primary
Teamwork Makes The Dream Work on Grade 5 Camp!

Teamwork Makes The Dream Work on Grade 5 Camp!

The Grade 5s excitement was palpable as they gathered early on Wednesday morning. They boarded the buses for Simonsberg Christian Camp with a bustle in the air and a spring in their step.  They were eagerly awaiting 3 days and 2 nights of non-stop, fun-filled adventure, team-building and excitement! The boys and girls wasted no time in immediately beginning the adventure upon[Read More…]

by February 28, 2019 Grade 5, Primary
Grade 4s in the Days of Yore

Grade 4s in the Days of Yore

     As part of our Thematics Studies, the Grade 4s are learning about Fish Hoek in the Days of Yore. On a bright and sunny Friday morning, it looked as though we had gone back in time as the Grade 4s arrived dressed in the most amazing outfits that highlighted the Days of Yore time period. There were suspenders and[Read More…]

by February 28, 2019 Grade 4, Primary
Grade 1 Masterpieces!

Grade 1 Masterpieces!

The Grade 1s had their first art lesson and thoroughly enjoyed it. They learned about primary colours and what make the secondary colours through a song . Then the Grade 1s were put to the test: only using the primary and secondary colours they had to create a painting of their choice. The Primary Colours are the only colours that cannot be made[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Creative Expression, Primary
A Night (Day) at the Museum!

A Night (Day) at the Museum!

The Grade 3 Scientists went on an exciting adventure to the fascinating Iziko South African Museum! They met their informative and helpful tour guides who showed them around the 200 year old museum! The Grade 3s  were enthralled by the Discovery Room.  Here they were able to feel all the different skeletons; looked at the preserved animals displayed across the[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Grade 3, Primary