Grade 7

Grade Sevens ROCK High Africa Camp Site

Grade Sevens ROCK High Africa Camp Site

This past week, the Sun Valley Grade Seven students set off to Worcester for their camp at the beautiful High Africa Camp Site. Over the past few years, the Grade Seven has been talked up to be the very best camp during their primary school years. Of course, this meant that the excitement as well as the expectations were sky[Read More…]

by March 8, 2017 Grade 7, Uncategorized
Outstanding ORATORS!

Outstanding ORATORS!

The annual Orators Performances have become a real tradition at Sun Valley Primary. The kids have delivered yet another spectacular serving of our favourite topics. A hint of Kenn Nesbitt here, a dash of Roald Dahl there, and a very “ Punny” yet serious performance that had all four adjudicators (teachers) rolling with laughter. Looking back at all the brilliant[Read More…]

by February 22, 2017 Grade 7, Primary
Grade Sevens search for the HERO within

Grade Sevens search for the HERO within

It is 2017 and Sun Valley Primary School is turning 40 years old. Where has all the time gone? To celebrate the incredible journey of this fine school, the Gr 7’s will be making a promise to themselves. They will no longer be looking towards icons and social heroes for advice or guidance. They will search deep down, find the[Read More…]

by January 24, 2017 Grade 7
Grade 7 Job Shadowing

Grade 7 Job Shadowing

Our Grade 7 students embarked on a solo educational experience today in order to learn about a particular occupation or profession that might be suitable for a future career choice. Students were teamed up with experienced workers who were able to mentor them throughout the day, peak their curiosity, answer their myriad of questions and, most importantly, provide the opportunity for them[Read More…]

by November 25, 2016 Grade 7
Marvelous Market Day in Grade 7

Marvelous Market Day in Grade 7

Last week, the Grade Sevens of 2016 hosted the annual Market Day. After seven incredible years at Sun Valley, the Market Day is a little way to say thank you to the staff, the students and to the school as a whole for an amazing journey. In 2015, the kids raised more money than ever before and we were certain[Read More…]

by October 30, 2016 Grade 7
Grade 7 E-Colours Poetry

Grade 7 E-Colours Poetry

The Grade 7s recently enjoyed a week full of E-Colours in Education. Rather than doing independent E-Colours exercises and activities, we embedded E-colours in our day to day work and tasks. In English this term, we have been focusing on Poetry. Students have learned how to write couplets, tercets and ballads. We have also recently taken the learning process to[Read More…]

by September 26, 2016 Grade 7
Grade 7 Baby Project

Grade 7 Baby Project

This project was introduced to our children on the 26th of August. It is designed to demonstrate the responsibilities, commitments and accountability involved in managing a family and a baby. Developing sound relationships through effective communication and excellent conflict management are key tools for good parenting and family nurturing. Partners were selected as divine intervention intended, with names drawn out of a hat.  [Read More…]

by September 15, 2016 Grade 7
Clothes to Cash Community Project

Clothes to Cash Community Project

In Term Two, the Sun Valley Grade Seven students and staff set about on a Community Project like no other. We launched CLOTHES TO CASH at Sun Valley Primary for the second year in a row. Clothes to Cash (C2Cx) operates by asking organisations to collect clothing through their school and community. They pay the organization R5,00 per usable KG that[Read More…]

by September 3, 2016 Grade 7
Young Biologists Ignition Field Trip to Two Oceans Aquarium

Young Biologists Ignition Field Trip to Two Oceans Aquarium

This week, the Grade 7 classes took turns to visit the beautiful Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town. The object of the field trip was to learn more about the various careers involved with Marine Biology, Oceanography and more. The classes arrived at school bright and early in order to get through to Cape Town by 9am. The students enjoyed[Read More…]

by September 1, 2016 Grade 7
The Battle of the Cake Sales

The Battle of the Cake Sales

On Friday, Grade 7 Anderson and Grade 7 Keller took to battle in the form of one of the biggest cake sales ever seen! Grade 7K have, for the last few years, taken Cake Sales to a new level, and Mrs Anderson’s class decided that it was time to show Coach K and his troops what they were made of.[Read More…]

by August 16, 2016 Grade 7