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Funscapes at Seaforth Beach

Funscapes at Seaforth Beach

Excellent weather was in order as the Grade 5 learners headed off to Seaforth Beach. We had lots of fun in the sun.  Some Grade 5 learners were brave enough to have a swim, while others  played on the  rocks.  Impressive sand castles were built and a bit a catching up was done by some while everyone enjoyed the last of the summer sun.[Read More…]

by May 3, 2012 Grade 5
Making A Digital Difference in Grade 7

Making A Digital Difference in Grade 7

The Grade Seven teachers are very excited with their new teaching tool. We received training on our Inter-Active White boards on Monday, 23 April and we could not wait to show off our skills this week. The Interactive whiteboards were showcased to visitors at our Science and Technology Expo Day. The visitors witnessed the Grade 7’s busy on their ipads[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 7
Science and Technology Expo Day

Science and Technology Expo Day

What a way to ‘show off‘ the new Grade 4 Interactive whiteboard to visitors at our Science and Technology Expo Day. Visitors and parents ‘oohed and aahed’ when shown how Mathematics could and should be done on the Interactive whiteboard. I have never seen pupils so eager to do addition sums before. Eager hands went up when asked: Who wants to do[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 4
Science, Technology and Design EXPO

Science, Technology and Design EXPO

Today we looked at how 3D shapes are used in architecture to design different shaped buildings. The children had great fun watching a clip on 3D shapes. We then looked at a powerpoint of different buildings and identified the 3D shapes used to construct them. The children were given toothpicks and jellytots and created their own 3D structures. The results[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 1
Our first Grade One Assembly

Our first Grade One Assembly

On Tuesday 24th of April the Grade Ones had their first assembly item for 2012. Blast off to Big School was the theme of the morning. The children performed extremely well, reciting poems about their teachers. There was much laughter and applause for our little stars of the day. Thank you to all parents who attended.

by April 26, 2012 Grade 1
Funscapes making sand shapes

Funscapes making sand shapes

The Grade Sixes enjoyed a lovely and sunny morning at Fish Hoek Beach last week. Starting off with a bit of free time, our learners enjoyed running and playing on the beach, standing in the shallow waters chatting to friends and screaming with laughter as they seesawed at the play park. They then divided up into their camp teams, putting[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 6
Die Trekker

Die Trekker

“Die Trek Trek Trekker” is what the Grade 5 Learners have been reciting and dreaming about for the last few days. The learners were not keen to have to learn an Afrikaans poem off by heart, but as soon as they realised that it had a rhythm that made it fun and that they would be doing it as part[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 5
Ms Christie-Blick reports back on our USA epals

Ms Christie-Blick reports back on our USA epals

    We are now into Week 3 of blogging with our American epals. We have been talking about our families, school life, sport and favourite food and things. We have been surprised to see how much in common we have with our epals.  We have also asked them a lot of questions, like: What does snow look and feel like? We have also answered[Read More…]

by April 26, 2012 Grade 4

Assessment Night School

Attention Grade Four Parents and Pupils please join us at the Assessment Night School on Tuesday, 24 April 19.30 to 20.30 in the hall. This presentation will be so beneficial as the Grade 4’s face their first formal assessments.

by April 23, 2012 Grade 4
4 Cable Google the Mole Snake in Class

4 Cable Google the Mole Snake in Class

Using the latest technolgy, 4 Cable had a MAD² lesson today on the mole snake, using lap tops and the search engine, Google. They had to research different topics of the mole snake, for example: Habitat, Mole snakes and the SPCA, Releasing mole snakes into the wild and Looking after mole snakes. There was also a news report of a mole snake giving[Read More…]

by April 23, 2012 Grade 4