Monthly Archives: July 2018

What we have been learning about this week!

In Maths, we have been looking at volume and we did orienteering outside with different clues. We solved problems and got a total. In English, we have been planning to write a letter about the journey to Johannesburg. In PSHE, we have been learning about our actions and behaviour. In Art, we have been studying Jacob Hendrik Pierneef’s paintings and how he drew them.

Our attendance this week is 98.5%

From Freya and Scarlett

What we have learned this week!

In Year 5 this week, in English we have been learning about The Madam’s feelings towards Mma and our thoughts and feelings towards ‘The Pass’!

In Maths, we have been learning about angles, we learnt that a straight line = 180 degrees,a circle = 360 degrees,a reflex =270 degrees and a right angle = 90 degrees.We have also learnt to translate shapes on a 4 quadrant grid.

In Geography, we looked at where South Africa is and the 9 provinces which are: Northern Cape, Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Free State, North West, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalunga and KwaZulu – Natal, then we wrote 3 facts about any province!


From Caitlin and Emily

Our attendance this week: 98.3 %