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Bird Feeder #1!

Bird Feeder #1!

A buzz of sawing, hammering and sandpapering in the Foundation Phase quad this past week meant only one thing …. THE GRADE TWO’S HAVE STARTED THEIR BIRDFEEDERS! What excitement there was as the girls designed and built their own bird feeders. They have inspired the other classes for next week and we are waiting in anticipation to see the other efforts! Watch this space….. To view more photo’s click[Read More…]

by February 24, 2012 Grade 2
Gr 6 Assembly – Dealing with conflict and anger

Gr 6 Assembly – Dealing with conflict and anger

Dealing with conflict and anger is part of our daily lives.  As this the basis of our theme for the year, we thought it would be important to deal with it in our Grade 6 Assembly.  This engaged each learner in a creative way in learning a vital life lesson.  Our Gr 6 learners have blown us away with their commitment and[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 Grade 6
Dunes, Bows & Arrows…

Dunes, Bows & Arrows…

The Grade Fives headed off to the sand dunes in the cold wind and rain yesterday.  The learners had constructed bows and arrows as the San might have many years ago.  A competition was held to see who could shoot their arrows the furthest.  It was tough competition as many bows and arrows were made superbly.  Thank you to the[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 Grade 5
A visit to the new Cape Town Science Centre

A visit to the new Cape Town Science Centre

A visit to the new Cape Town Science Centre (CTSC) in Observatory is a must. Mr Tuohy, Ms Christie-Blick and two Grade 4 learners, Linda Cwayi and Sinazo Zelanga were invited to attend the opening launch of the CTSC. What an experience. As you entered the centre, you were immediately struck by the amount of interactive activities one could do  – [Read More…]

by February 22, 2012 Grade 4
Vintage Valentine Funscapes.

Vintage Valentine Funscapes.

Safiya Mia reports: On Monday the 13th February, we went to Kirstenbosch. I got there in my dads car. When we arrived, we took a walk through the entrance to the stage area. First we all settled down on a picnic blanket and started to play and eat. I sat next to Imaan and Isabella. I ran down the hill[Read More…]

by February 21, 2012 Grade 3
Valentine’s Hike

Valentine’s Hike

The Grade 6’s were greeted by a beautiful day for their hike up to Elephant’s Eye.  Excitement was high as they knew they were going to spend some time in nature.  They eagerly started the walk up the mountain.  With the encouragement from teachers, parents and granddads, all managed the climb.  A good rest awaited them as they reached the[Read More…]

by February 20, 2012 Grade 6
Penguin Art Fun

Penguin Art Fun

Just when we thought we had seen all  the cute penguins at Boulders, a visit to the art room proved us wrong! We saw some very cute penguin pictures being created and soon realised that the art room had turned into a penguin colony! We can’t wait to see the finished product!  

by February 20, 2012 Grade 2
Valentine’s Funscape Fun!

Valentine’s Funscape Fun!

Love was in the air! It was Valentine’s Funscapes and the Grade Two’s couldn’t wait to make their Valentine gifts! They had fun moving through various stations, dipping marshmallows into chocolate and 100’s and 1000’s, making paper flowers, designing and making cards and lastly beautiful vases! All the hard work made them exhausted and thirsty so they raced down to[Read More…]

by February 20, 2012 Grade 2

Valentine’s Day in Grade 7

The Grade 7’s enjoyed an amazing day of team sport on Valentine’s day. Plenty of oxygen to the brain and lots of fun. We then enjoyed a beautiful, romantic movie. The last hour was spent cooling off in the pool. The 2012 Grade 7’s are a great group of learners who thoroughly enjoy working together.

by February 17, 2012 Grade 7
Love the animals this Valentine’s Day!

Love the animals this Valentine’s Day!

The Grade Ones had so much fun feeding the animals and exploring the playground at Imhoff Farm for our funscapes this term. The bunny rabbits and goats were a big highlight. Our Sun Valley children were easy to spot in their red and white clothes. To view more pictures click here.

by February 17, 2012 Grade 1