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ITHEMBA NEWS

Visitor time :-)

Friday, September 13, 2019


Susanne was back for a short visit! She brought film crew from Germany along who will be doing an article on iThemba Primary School Capricorn. Chris and Sabrina came along with her to visit us. Seen here are Chris and Sabrina helping Charmaine with our children’s lunch.

 

Saving water!

Thursday, September 05, 2019


Nontoneko Saunders and her colleague from the Department of Water and Sanitation gave our Grade R learners a talk on saving water. She left us some sanitiser, soap and posters.

 

Excellent report for Nangamso

Tuesday, September 03, 2019


Nangamso was evaluated last Tuesday by one of her lecturers at CPUT and she received an excellent report. We are super proud of her!

 

Indoor & outdoor fun

Monday, September 02, 2019


Our children enjoy whatever activities are set out for them both indoors and outdoors.

They always have loads of fun being creative and participating with their peers.

 

Our teachers in action

Thursday, August 29, 2019


Thanks so much to Nangamso who is teaching the Grade R learners while Juanita is off sick!

 

Nice donation from Shoprite SA

Wednesday, August 28, 2019


Many thanks to Shoprite South Africa who came to give our children soup and bread this week :-)

 

Learning new letters

Monday, August 26, 2019


Last week the Grade R learners concentrated on the letter ‘g’!

Aviwe and Emmanuel volunteered to share their version of “the three billy goats gruff” story with their peers.

The following day Sinovuyo told us her version of the story without any aids.We are super proud of her!

 

Lots of visitors :-)

Friday, August 23, 2019


We were treated to some amazing visitors: Nolonwabo Matinise from the Lotto came to follow up on how past donations have been utilised.

The team of Mountain Men came to visit and feel the children again. This time, learners were treated to mac and cheese which they thoroughly enjoyed.


 Each child received a packet of niknaks as well as clothes from Audrey.

 

Inspiration for our teachers

Wednesday, August 21, 2019


Juanita and Monray enjoyed visiting Constantiaberg Pre Primary School last week with the Grade R learners.

They came back with loads of new ideas, and four books for our school from them.

 

Invitation to another Primary School

Monday, August 19, 2019


A huge thanks to Josette, teachers, parents and learners of Constantiaberg Pre Primary School! They invited our Grade R learners to join them to watch the hooked on book’s play last week. 

Josette arranged lifts for our learners with staff and parents as well as snacks.

Our children thoroughly enjoyed themselves not only during the play, but also in their classes and garden. We really appreciate their generosity and look forward to more visits with them

 

Invitation to another Primary School

Monday, August 19, 2019


A huge thanks to Josette, teachers, parents and learners of Constantiaberg Pre Primary School! They invited our Grade R learners to join them to watch the hooked on book’s play last week. 

Josette arranged lifts for our learners with staff and parents as well as snacks.

Our children thoroughly enjoyed themselves not only during the play, but also in their classes and garden. We really appreciate their generosity and look forward to more visits with them

 

Time for a clean up!

Tuesday, August 13, 2019


Thanks to the Grade R learners and Juanita for cleaning the area around the school last week

 

National Women's Day

Friday, August 09, 2019


Today we are celebrating National Women's Day in South Africa! This day is declared as a public holiday and symbolizes women strength and courage. It reminds us of the bold movement that women embarked on August 9, 1956 and their fight back in an era of apartheid.

 

Distribution of donations

Wednesday, August 07, 2019


All shoes from last year are distributed! Thanks to Charmaine and Juanita who took the school shoes which Michaela generously bought for last year's Christmas party to our previous year’s Grade R learners. The children were really excited to receive it

 

Great donation received

Monday, August 05, 2019


Good Day everybody! We hope your Monday is going wonderful! At our side, it is Lauren Lindsay came to visit the school last week and donated loads of books, stationery, instruments and educational toys from her children - thanks a lot Lauren!

 

Thank you to our parents

Friday, August 02, 2019


We finish this week with another big 'thank you':Thanks so much to John-Lee’s dad who did some maintenance work in the garden! We really appreciate his support.

 

Donations received

Thursday, August 01, 2019


Thanks so much to Woolworths for the weekly food donation, Bjorn Traders for the apples and Ackermans for the clothing!

 

Teaching insights

Tuesday, July 30, 2019


Insights into our daily work: Juanita is seen assisting the Grade R learners with a maths lesson!

 

career day fundraiser

Monday, July 29, 2019


Look who is all dressed up  We had a career day fundraiser last week! Umair, Leahm and Nadelle dressed up for the occasion; thanks so much to their parents for making a special effort - and happy Monday from iThemba!

 

teacher-parents meeting

Wednesday, July 24, 2019


Last Wednesday, We had our teacher-parents meeting! I was well attended. We thank our parents for their continued support!

 

Some more Mandela Day impressions

Monday, July 22, 2019


Last week was Mandela Day! We were lucky to have the team of Mountain Men Security with us! They entertained and fed our children for their contribution towards Mandela’s 67 minutes.

Charmaine and Lena assisted the ladies of Mountain Men with the lunch for our children. Our children also had their faces painted after lunch

They would like to have an ongoing relationship with the school, and would like to cook a meal for the children once a month. A huge thank you to them; we look forward to our long partnership

 

Time to move

Thursday, July 18, 2019


It's time to move that body! Thandi is seen doing movement with her learners in the garden.

 

New shoes for our learners

Wednesday, July 17, 2019


Our children received a brand-new pair of shoes! Michaela purchased them for the Christmas party last year. We decided to keep them for them until this year as they received a pair last year as well....look at those happy faces Thanks a lot Michaela!

 
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