Primary

A day at the beach

A day at the beach

The Grade Ones had a day of fun at the beach! We splashed in the waves, built sandcastles and explored our senses at the seaside. What a great way to learn and end off the term!   For more photo’s click here.

by March 15, 2012 Grade 1
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
Creativity using Electricity

Creativity using Electricity

The Grade Six students showed their creative skills in building a functional electrical circuit using a light bulb, switch,  1.5 – 12  volt battery and flexi wire. The ideas and creativity that emerged from this exercise were remarkable. They created a variety of items, from Light Houses to garden displays, even sports arenas. We were amazed at their hard work[Read More…]

by March 13, 2012 Grade 6
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
EXPO DAY: Creative mapwork

EXPO DAY: Creative mapwork

The Grade 4’s are learning all about maps, direction and compass points. The task for Expo Day was to design their own map, working as a team. Each group was given instructions on the information needed on each map. Besides the compass points and key/legend, their maps had to have roads, a railway line, rivers, a mountain range, lakes and[Read More…]

by March 9, 2012 Grade 4
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
Penguin Art Fun – The Finished Product

Penguin Art Fun – The Finished Product

     The boys and girls have finally finished their penguin pictures and the results are beautiful! Penguins diving for fish or suntanning can be seen in the foyer of the school. So next time you pop in, check out our upcoming artists.        

by March 9, 2012 Grade 2
Penguin Creation Expo.

Penguin Creation Expo.

It was penguin madness again in the Grade Two classes! We had a Creativity Expo on Thursday which gave us a good excuse to paint and get dirty again. Our penguin doorstops are super cute and everyone who walks down the Grade Two passages comment on the “waddling penguin parade”!

by March 9, 2012 Grade 2
Speaker Reader

Speaker Reader

On Wednesday 7 March we had our Speaker Reader final. The children were very excited and enjoyed listening to their peers. It was an event to remember. The over all winner was one of our own Grade One contestants, Keagan Pinkney. Well done!

by March 9, 2012 Grade 1
Creative EXPO day

Creative EXPO day

On Thursday 8 March we had a day of creativity in Grade One. Mrs Fenwick gave us a photo presentation of patterns on wild animals and the children had to create their own. They had a great time creating!

by March 9, 2012 Grade 1