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Christmas party at iThemba, part 1

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Lots of excitement for our children last week! They had their Christmas party with Father Christmas handing out their gifts, lots to eat, plenty of visitors from Cape Town, Johannesburg and abroad.



Visitors at iThemba

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

It was great to see Michaela and Andreas at school again last week. Susanne brought Siegfried Riedel and Frank Zielke from Germany to visit the schoo, and they brought two of their friends Sheetal Makhan and James Russell along.


Annual concert

Monday, December 05, 2016

Festive season is a special season! A lot has been happening at iThemba lately....let's start with our annual concert in the Capricorn School Hall! We had a wonderful response from the families and friends of our learners.


We thank the iThemba board members Ian, Michaela, Susanne, their spouses and visitors from Germany for sharing this special occasion with us.


Our kids made us so proud with their performances on stage, and everyone had so much fun and plenty of laughs


More Christmas paintings

Friday, December 02, 2016

Some more Christmas preparations at iThemba: Koyisa and Aluncedo painted Christmas trees with decorations and the Grade R learners also drew some really nice pictures. Well done everybody



Christmas time is approaching

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Christmas time is creative time at iThemba! Zacheriah is seen creating an angel by drawing the body and using his hand prints as the wings...pretty creative, don't you think


Early Learning Outcomes Measure project

Monday, November 28, 2016

Happy Monday from iThemba! A team of trainees spent the past weeks assessing our 4-5 year old learners under the guidance of Linda Biersteker and Elizabeth Girdwood from the Early Learning Outcomes Measure. This is a group with Linda on the far left corner. We are so proud of our learners who performed with confidence.



Year end concert today!

Friday, November 25, 2016

Attention please, ongoing rehearsal for THE concert of the year: Our children had their last rehearsal at the school hall for the concert yesterday. We are very excited to see them perform tomorrow at 9:00 am at the Capricorn School hall! A little sneak preview with pics you can see here



Time for a game

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Time for a little game! Thandi is seen playing the game “What’s the time Mrs Wolf” with her learners...do you know the game?



Former learners visit iThemba

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

It was wonderful to have seen three of our 2015 Grade R learners, Zindzi, Hloni and Avuzwa, last Wednesday They attend St Mary’s Primary School in Retreat now.



Inside and outside fun

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

What's happening at iThemba? Budding artists are seen creating their masterpieces on the board outside.


 Grade R learners working on a maths activity in class. Never stop learning




Donation from Ackermans - thanks!

Monday, November 21, 2016

Thank you to Rifka Jackson, from Ackermans in Capricorn who gave us a donation of clothing, really much appreciated



Outdoor activities: hoola hoop

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

How is your Tuesday going? At iThemba, we were doing some outdoor activities recently. Esethu, one of our Grade R learners demonstrated how to hoola hoop in a different way, well done


It's all about dinosaurs!

Monday, October 24, 2016

Do you recognize this animal?


Indeed, it's a dinosaur :-) Last week, the Grade R learners discussed dinosaurs, and created activities accordingly. This group built a dinosaur from blocks in the class...happy Monday from iThemba!


Donation from Zone Fitness - Thanks!

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Thanks to Zone Fitness for donating second hand towels to our school! Angela and Shaun came to deliver the towels last Tuesday. They plan to donate towels regularly to our school.



New learner at iThemba

Monday, October 17, 2016

Good morning from iThemba and welcome to Keenan! He is our newest learner in Thandi’s class. He started last Monday and seems to have settled in very well.



Tuckshop time

Friday, October 14, 2016

This months tuckshop was held in Sue-ellen’s class and the theme was “Spring”. Deyondre was asked to do the selling and she thoroughly enjoyed the experience as you can see in the picture!



Thanks for a nice donation

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Eva from Lufthansa InTouch donated a beautiful table, chairs and other goodies to our school. She and her friend Alfons delivered everything to iThemba - thanks a lot!



Back to school!

Monday, October 10, 2016

It's 'back to school' time today at iThemba after 1 week of holidays! We wish everybody a successful week :-)


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