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Grade SEVEN Challenge Camp

Grade SEVEN Challenge Camp

It is no doubt that the annual Grade Seven camp is one of the highlights on the Grade 7 calendar. This fun-filled three days is hosted at High Africa in the scenic Breede River Valley. This camp is supervised by qualified personnel to ensure a high standard of safety and service is offered to our students. The programme at High Africa[Read More…]

by March 6, 2019 Grade 7, Uncategorized
Power bucks for the Grade 6s!

Power bucks for the Grade 6s!

Camp went off with a bang when the Grade 6s found out they will be working for ‘Powerbucks’. They learnt about investments, bargaining and whether to play it safe or risk it all. They had to come up with a name, logo and a YouTube advert, the grade 6s blew us away with original and catchy ideas. The camp was packed[Read More…]

by February 28, 2019 Grade 6, Primary
Teamwork Makes The Dream Work on Grade 5 Camp!

Teamwork Makes The Dream Work on Grade 5 Camp!

The Grade 5s excitement was palpable as they gathered early on Wednesday morning. They boarded the buses for Simonsberg Christian Camp with a bustle in the air and a spring in their step.  They were eagerly awaiting 3 days and 2 nights of non-stop, fun-filled adventure, team-building and excitement! The boys and girls wasted no time in immediately beginning the adventure upon[Read More…]

by February 28, 2019 Grade 5, Primary
Grade 4s in the Days of Yore

Grade 4s in the Days of Yore

     As part of our Thematics Studies, the Grade 4s are learning about Fish Hoek in the Days of Yore. On a bright and sunny Friday morning, it looked as though we had gone back in time as the Grade 4s arrived dressed in the most amazing outfits that highlighted the Days of Yore time period. There were suspenders and[Read More…]

by February 28, 2019 Grade 4, Primary
Grade 1 Masterpieces!

Grade 1 Masterpieces!

The Grade 1s had their first art lesson and thoroughly enjoyed it. They learned about primary colours and what make the secondary colours through a song . Then the Grade 1s were put to the test: only using the primary and secondary colours they had to create a painting of their choice. The Primary Colours are the only colours that cannot be made[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Creative Expression, Primary
A Night (Day) at the Museum!

A Night (Day) at the Museum!

The Grade 3 Scientists went on an exciting adventure to the fascinating Iziko South African Museum! They met their informative and helpful tour guides who showed them around the 200 year old museum! The Grade 3s  were enthralled by the Discovery Room.  Here they were able to feel all the different skeletons; looked at the preserved animals displayed across the[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Grade 3, Primary
Not so 2-Dimensional after all!

Not so 2-Dimensional after all!

This week the Grade 2s have thought, hypothesised, experimented, and concluded that there is more to Maths and Science than sums and beakers. With giant bubbles and balloon shapes, the Bubbly Maths company came to shed new light on a few dull Mathematical concepts. Amazement and awe filled the hall as normal concepts like measuring, shapes and soap suds came[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Grade 2, Primary
I’m special because I’m ME!

I’m special because I’m ME!

What makes me special? That is what our Grade Ones have been discussing the past few weeks. This term our Life Skills focus is “All About Me” and last week our children got to show their teachers and their classmates what makes them unique.   The Grade Ones made their very own booklet that told us all about them. We[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Grade 1, Primary
A ‘Behind the Scenes’ look at Grade 4

A ‘Behind the Scenes’ look at Grade 4

The Grade 4 passage and classrooms were busy on Tuesday night, 12 February. The first ever Portfolio Evening kicked off with a bang. Parents came in to view their children’s best work, they were allowed to write a little note, and even give a sticker. As parents paged through their children’s books, there was much excitement and interest. It was[Read More…]

by February 14, 2019 Grade 4, Primary
LOAD-SHEDDING? Not in Grade 6.

LOAD-SHEDDING? Not in Grade 6.

The Grade 6s have undertaken the study of electricity in Thematics Studies. They have learnt all about what electricity is, what an atom looks like, the three main rules of electricity and so many more FUN and exciting tasks! With our  communities facing load-shedding, the Grade 6s knowledge about the current crisis should be  keeping them well aware and informed. Our informative clips,[Read More…]

by February 14, 2019 Grade 6, Primary