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Blast off to “Big School” Grade One 2012

Blast off to “Big School” Grade One 2012

We are in “Big School” now! The Grade Ones are full of smiles and settling well. School is such fun! Watch us soar, as we “Blast off to Big School.”   To view more pictures click here.

by February 9, 2012 Grade 1
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
Starting the year off well

Starting the year off well

The Grade 6’s have adapted well to their new grade.  They are thoroughly enjoying  their first setwork book, Tomas, and they often beg their teachers to read further.  They are also eagerly working on their first Assessment Task which is based on People at the Cape during the 18th Century.  This links up beautifully with Tomas, helping them to better understand[Read More…]

by February 8, 2012 Grade 6
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
Leaders in Grade 7

Leaders in Grade 7

There has been great excitement as the Grade 7’s train for their leadership portfolios.The highlight was meeting the Grade 1’s in HOOFIES.  We have trained for Scholar Patrol with military precision! Grade 7 Skippers have completed a mini First Aid course – waiting in anticipation for break time accidents. See us on the 7th February for our Assembly, we will[Read More…]

by February 6, 2012 Grade 7