Fun with sand
Friday, November 16, 2018
Playing with sand is a favourite for any age...our learners truly enjoy it :-) Happy weekend from iThemba!
Thanks to Celiwe!
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Thanks so much to Celiwe for her input and contribution towards our children’s care and education this year. We really appreciate what she has done and how she has become a part of our school! We wish her well for the future and look forward to working with her in 2019 when she plans to continue with her studies. Seen here is Celiwe and the children riding in an imaginary train across the Western Cape.
OUr busy little artists
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Insight into latest art activities at class...everybody is really busy
Monday, November 12, 2018
Good morning from iThemba, we hope you had a great refreshing weekend? Guess who popped into school last week? Arne :-) He delivered some soap that was donated to us from Condor. Thank you Arne, it is always good to have you here!
Friday, November 09, 2018
It's so nice to see how concentrated our learners are when it comes to being creative :-)
Happy Friday to you all from iThemba!
Teachers in action
Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Teachers in action: Juanita is seen assisting her Grade R learners in class!
Visitor time at iThemba
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Gabriela Ferreira came to visit us last week before she attended the naming of the new Austrian Boeing, and spent time with them in class. She was amazed at the growth in our children since her last visit. She brought sweets for each child, and we received chocolates - thanks Gabriela
Sibanye - We are one
Monday, November 05, 2018
Good morning from iThemba! Last week, our Grade R learners were invited to the naming of the new Austrian Boeing at the primary school: It was given the name “Sibanye“ proposed by the South African schoolchildren at the iThemba Primary School in Cape Town. Sibanye is a South African word meaning “We are one“.Our learners received a cap each and other gifts, thanks a lot :-)
Learners love to play
Friday, November 02, 2018
We finish off this week with this lovely picture showing our learners playing: Happy weekend from iThemba!
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
We had a “Disco” fundraiser at school recently! Thanks so much to the parents for their support. Some of our children and teachers are showing off their dance moves, can you feel the beat?
Time for some fun
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Nangamso and Celiwe are seen having fun playing games with our children outside!
Monday, October 29, 2018
The sun was back in Cape Town last week: Happy faces! Good morning from iThemba :-)
First Christmas concert rehearsal
Friday, October 26, 2018
Our children had their first Christmas concert rehearsal last week and they coped very well with the whole exercise. We are so proud of them!
Time to listen
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Sue-ellen is seen sharing a lesson on “our bodies” with her learners in class ... everybody is super attentive :-)
Last parents-teachers meeting of the year
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
We had our last parents-teachers meeting of the year last Wednesday and had a very good attendance
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Do we have a future teacher here? Kungawo, one of our Grade R learners enjoys sharing her knowledge with her peers; she is seen teaching them her interpretation of Mathematics with Lucy, her assistant standing by!
Monday, October 22, 2018
Happy Monday from iThemba! Our learners are busy drawing & being creative...no time to look into the camera
Friday, October 19, 2018
Time for some Friday fun: Our teacher Thandi is seen doing a game with her learners outside! Have a great weekend everybody!
Teachers supporting our learners
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Our teachers are highly motivated to support our little learners in their development. Seen here is Sue-ellen assisting her learners in class :-)
Kevin our helping angel
Monday, October 15, 2018
Good morning everybody! This post goes out to Kevin. We are so thankful that he is our handy man at school! He spent the last holiday week working in the Grade R class putting up special boards for the learners work. We really appreciate all that he does in maintaining the School.
Friday, October 12, 2018
It is great to be back at school and to see all our learners again focusing on playing & learning! Have a great weekend everybody :-) Your iThemba Team
Back to school week
Monday, October 08, 2018
It's back to school week...our learners are ready to learn and have some fun in the sun...:-)
Happy Monday from iThemba!
Learning through play
Friday, October 05, 2018
Learning through play is so important for children; and our learners had so much fun lately doing just that :-)
Practicing for the upcoming concert
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Our Grade R learners gave everything during a practise session for their upcoming concert in November.
Monday, October 01, 2018
Good morning from IThemba! The third school term is over and this week is school holiday! We will be off until 9th October but the support staff will be at School in case any learners come in.
Friday, September 28, 2018
Our learners love to be outside, play, run and have fun in the sun :-) happy weekend from iThemba!
Discovering your inner artist
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time to get your inner artist one: Our learners love getting creative in class!
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
We had a parents workshop on Saturday 15th September and seventeen of our parents attended. The response was a bit disappointing but those parents who came had a wonderful experience, and promised that more parents would be at the next one.
Happy Heritage Day!
Monday, September 24, 2018
IThemba wishes all South Africans a happy Heritage Day or Braai Day for the locals !
Time to clean up
Friday, September 21, 2018
Sue-ellen is seen here assisting her learners in tidying up around the school - an important task! We are trying to make our learners aware of keeping their surroundings clean and tidy as early as possible. Have a lovely weekend everybody!
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Time to indulge into some great books for our learners :-)
Discovering our surroundings
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Sitting down and listening: Thandi is seen outside with her learners. The aim was to make them see and explore their environment around them!
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Our children being creative while having fun, but also learning valuable skills they will use of in the future
Bazaar at the weekend
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
We had a lovely bazaar this weekend! Loads of preparation has been put into it. Thanks to all our ladies especially Lena who has been doing most of the planning. She and Charmaine started last week to prepare the baskets that were sold at the bazaar.
Another thanks goes to our learner's parents for their contribution. We really appreciate all their support!
An assessment well done
Wednesday, September 05, 2018
We congratulate Celiwe, seen in the picture singing with our learners! She did well during her Maths practical assessment last week.
Monday, September 03, 2018
Happy Monday from iThemba! We start this week with a beautiful picture of our learners dressed in recycling clothes :-) Last Friday, we had a recycling fundraiser and we would like to thank the parents for taking the time and effort to send their children in theme clothes.
Having fun in the sand
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Guess what is our children’s favourite area? Indeed, the sand area! We simply love the creativity and peer participation that takes place there!
Monday, August 27, 2018
What have you been up to this weekend? We hope you had some relaxing days! In the pics, you can see teachers and learners having fun in the sun: They played “My sister is getting married”!
Craft & Creativity
Friday, August 24, 2018
Our children enjoyed different craft and creative activities in class recently ... have a great weekend everybody!
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Thanks so much to St James Church for giving us more jerseys and clothes towards our bazaar! It will be held on Saturday 8th September.