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Thunder and Lightning … not very, very Frightening!

Thunder and Lightning … not very, very Frightening!

Weather cannot dampen our fun. In fact there was a sense of excitement amongst the children as we counted down the seconds every time there was a flash of light. We waited with bated breath for the thunder to roll. Tears turned into excitement as some children overcame their fear and marvelled at nature.   The stormy weather inspired some[Read More…]

by April 26, 2017 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Grade Seven Leaders in Training selected

Grade Seven Leaders in Training selected

After working with the prefects of 2016 and continuing their roles this year,The Grade 7’s of 2017 have been very impressive. The 48 Leaders in Training were selected on Friday afternoon after weeks of discussion and voting between senior staff members. What a difficult job it was to select 48 leaders who have shone out over the past 6 months.[Read More…]

by April 23, 2017 Grade 7
Cracking Champions Shield ’17

Cracking Champions Shield ’17

On Friday and Saturday, Sun Valley hosted the 4th Annual Champions Shield event. We were blessed with beautiful, hot sunny days which added to the spectacular vibe. Delicious coffee, yummy food and superb sport were available for the large crowd attending the event. On Friday, the Champions Shield SOCCER section began with 2 pools of 4 teams going head to[Read More…]

by April 23, 2017 Sport
1st XI Hockey Family excel on Tour to Knysna

1st XI Hockey Family excel on Tour to Knysna

During the holidays, the 1st XI Hockey Team set off to Knysna to compete in the annual Knysna Hockey Festival. Over the past few years, both the kids, coaches and players alike have formed a wonderful family bond – they play for one another and will give 200% to each and every encounter. The boys looked incredibly smart in their[Read More…]

by April 20, 2017 Sport
New FAMILY members in Grade 4!

New FAMILY members in Grade 4!

We are excited to welcome 2 new students to our grade! Joshua Cronje (Gr4Br) and Caleb Mair (Gr4Be). The term started off with a buzz and a hype when the grade fours gained two new friends and family members. The boys are enjoying their first few days in Sun Valley Primary and have fitted in well. They are excited to[Read More…]

by April 20, 2017 Grade 4, Primary
GOOGLE MAPS in Grade 6!

GOOGLE MAPS in Grade 6!

Have you ever wondered how you can Google an address and get a street view of it? Google Maps is used all over the world. When you want to know where something is or how to get somewhere you use this service on your computer or phone. The Gr 6’s are busy investigating how this application works through its use[Read More…]

by April 20, 2017 Grade 6, Primary
Creatures at HOME in the soil!

Creatures at HOME in the soil!

The Grade 5s have been hard at working researching various creatures that call soil HOME.   Each child had the choice of researching one of the following creatures which we have been learning about; the dung beetle, ant, earth worm and snail. The Grade 5s were enthusiastic to start their first research project and have tackled this task head on to date. We[Read More…]

by April 20, 2017 Grade 5, Primary

Extended Learning Opportunities Term 2 2017

ELO Brochure Term 2

by April 19, 2017 Family Matters
Lunch Scheme Term 2 2017

Lunch Scheme Term 2 2017

With the new term, comes a new Birdie Num Nums Menu! Lunch Scheme forms for Term 2 went home yesterday. In case you missed it, see the menu below. Lunch scheme will commence on 02 May 2017, but in the meantime students are welcome to order any meals during break as usual. Should you wish to order for the term,[Read More…]

by April 19, 2017 Uncategorized
Grade 3’s Are little Einsteins

Grade 3’s Are little Einsteins

How remarkable it is to learn about the amazing world of science. From fire, water and air, to colour, tornado’s and electricity! Our incredible Grade 3’s geared up to perform their experiments in front of the Grade 1 and 2 students. Each co-op leader got to perform a certain part of the experiment. Reporters took full control by explaining the[Read More…]

by April 17, 2017 Grade 3