Grade 3

Christian Louw’s Back in Time story

Christian Louw’s Back in Time story

I heard a loud whirring sound as I climbed into the shiny, silver Time Machine. The grey-haired man at the wheel pressed a red button and my head began to spin. Suddenly we landed with a bump! We were back in time, back to the day when my grandma and grandpa were young! Slowly I opened the door and stepped[Read More…]

by March 14, 2012 Grade 3
Telling the time.

Telling the time.

During this term we have been learning to tell the time. To begin with we learnt the o’clock, quarter past, quarter too and half past. We are now finding out about all the 5 minute intervals. The learners have had a lot of fun working with the room parents in the passage, playing games in groups and one on one[Read More…]

by March 13, 2012 Grade 3
Our streets have houses, electricity and water.

Our streets have houses, electricity and water.

For the Creative Expo day, the Grade Three’s made 3 d houses and streets. They worked together in their co-operative groups. Using straws, toothpicks, cotton wool and glue, they made sure each house was provided with wires and pipes. During the construction of the task, the boys and girls classes were like chalk and cheese. The girls worked neatly and[Read More…]

by March 9, 2012 Grade 3
Splendid Speaker/Reader

Splendid Speaker/Reader

What a great performance all of the Grade Three’s presented for their teachers. During the week we held our semi-finals. The finalists for our grade are Theo Cothill, Hannah Boyd, Safiya Mia and Anja Engelbrecht. Please join us on Wednesday the 7th March for the Foundation Phase Finals in the hall at 12:00. Our Grade Three’s are going to steal[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 Grade 3
Vintage Valentine Funscapes.

Vintage Valentine Funscapes.

Safiya Mia reports: On Monday the 13th February, we went to Kirstenbosch. I got there in my dads car. When we arrived, we took a walk through the entrance to the stage area. First we all settled down on a picnic blanket and started to play and eat. I sat next to Imaan and Isabella. I ran down the hill[Read More…]

by February 21, 2012 Grade 3
3D Family Tree

3D Family Tree

This performance task proved to be a great deal of fun. The learners went home to research about their family history. They brought this information to school in bits and pieces. They collaged a tree and added 3 D leaves containing the information . Please come and have a look at the amazing work produced outside our classrooms. To view more pictures[Read More…]

by February 15, 2012 Grade 3
Great start to the year.

Great start to the year.

Thank you to all the parents who attended our Back to School, Night School and New Parents Social. It was great to meet you all face to face. We are going to have a great year together. Please keep the communication lines open. To view more pictures click here.

by February 9, 2012 Grade 3
Creativity in the classroom.

Creativity in the classroom.

    Keeping with our theme “My Heritage”, Grade Three’s had fun making Funky Family photo frames. Our end products will be displayed in our passage. To view more pictures click here.

by February 9, 2012 Grade 3