Grade 4

Funscapes: Sand, sea, love and chocolate

Funscapes: Sand, sea, love and chocolate

What a way to spend Funscapes: Sand, sea, love and  Chocolates. The weather was perfect as we made our way  to the shoreline. Our task…to build the biggest Table Mountain and City of Cape Town in the sand , ever. Every child contributed to the build, whether it was constructing the mountain, decorating it with shells and seaweed or plotting the buildings in[Read More…]

by February 14, 2012 Grade 4
Grade 4s Interacting with Ms Christie-Blick’s blog

Grade 4s Interacting with Ms Christie-Blick’s blog

This is our second time in the IT Centre in preparation for our Global Citizens for Biodiversity project linking us with our American Fourth Grader peers.The Grade 4s have completed two surveys on the internet. Survey One tested their knowledge of America, survey Two tested their knowledge on Natural Science.We have had a chance to view Ms Christie-Blick’s blog http://staff.socsdblogs.org/christieblick and had fun[Read More…]

by February 9, 2012 Grade 4
Our first month in Grade 4

Our first month in Grade 4

  One month has passed and the Grade 4s have  proved that they are ready for the challenges in 2012. We have checked whether we remember Grade 3 Mathematics, learned how different life was 100 years ago, in Thematic Studies, learned why the Donkey thought he was clever and read about Sara en Andries in Afrikaans. We have also gone on our first[Read More…]

by February 7, 2012 Grade 4
Grade 4 Days of Yore outing

Grade 4 Days of Yore outing

Ever wondered what it was like to go on a beach picnic 100 years ago?…the Grade 4s now know. Bracing strong winds in our period attire, we made our way through the streets of Fish Hoek to the beach  –  much to the amusement of the locals. We certainly looked the part with our picnic baskets and checkered picnic blankets.[Read More…]

by February 6, 2012 Grade 4