Happy Festive Season!
Friday, December 22, 2017
We wish everybody a happy Festive Season :-)
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
iThemba is officially on summer holidays until 15th January! A huge thank you to our staff for their dedication, commitment and hard work throughout the year. Thanks so much to the iThemba Board members, Help Alliance, all our sponsors and donors for their support during 2017, we are super blessed. We wish you all a blessed and safe festive season, and look forward to be back in 2018
School season is almost over!
Monday, December 11, 2017
Last week, we still had children coming to school until Wednesday. Our children received another gift which was made up of many of the donations we received during the year, be it sweets, toothpaste, clothing, toys and educational items. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our visitors and donors who contributed towards this project and made it a success
A smile says it all
Friday, December 08, 2017
The smile says it all… Calvin was not at the end of year party last week so Lena delivered his gifts to him Happy Friday from iThemba!
Welcoming a new volunteer
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
A warm welcome to Chris who will be volunteering at the iThemba primary school for some time! He came last week with Arne and Susanne for a visit to school. Thanks to Arne for the sweets he brought with. In the pic, you can see Arne (middle) and Chris (on the right) assisting Lena and Charmaine (very left) in the kitchen :-)
Annual concert & graduation
Monday, December 04, 2017
Here are some impresssions from the annual concert and graduation that took place on Saturday 25 November.
Our children made us, their parents and friends so proud! It was beautiful, to see our children so confident
Once again we say goodbye to our Grade R learners who will be moving to the primary school. Thanks to Susanne and Siegfried for handing the certificates to our Grade R learners.
Friday, December 01, 2017
We had visitors again lately: Susanne paid us a visit last week, accompanied by Siegfried Riedel, his daughter Caroline, James Russell and Sheetal Makhan. Thanks to Siegfried for the bag of sweets he gave us! Happy Friday from iThemba
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Storytelling is such a big part of being a child, and enjoyed even better when someone tells it to you…seen here is Emily telling her learners a story of wild animals!
Fun activities at iThemba
Monday, November 27, 2017
Who is stronger when pulling the rope? Last week, our learners had a game day and had so much fun Happy Monday from iThemba!
Monday, November 13, 2017
Watch out, Monday is coming :-)
Last week, our children discussed pollution. Thandi pointed out to them the municipal dumping site in Capricorn where the weekly garbage is taken. Happy Monday!
Moving is healthy!
Friday, November 10, 2017
It's Friday again...time to move and get active! Juanita is seen here doing exercises with her learners outside...happy weekend
Successful Food Fair
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Thanks to the staff and our children for helping to prepare for our Food Fair last week :-) Lena, Sharon and Charmaine are seen preparing the meals.
Thandi is helping her learners with the finishing touches of the baskets.
Afterwards, Thandi, Sue-ellen and Juanita filled the baskets with yummy goodies.
Practising for the annual concert
Monday, November 06, 2017
Last week, our learners had their first practise for the annual concert at Capricorn school hall...great things to come
Parents & staff meeting
Friday, November 03, 2017
Last week we had our last parents and staff meeting for the year, and we had quite a good turnout from the parents. Happy Friday from iThemba!
Preparation for Food Fair
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Creativity as its best: Our children were asked to decorate a basket for our upcoming Food Fair which will take place this Friday 3rd November....the results are stunning!
Outside fun on Monday
Monday, October 30, 2017
How did your Monday go? Our children and their teachers had so much fun outside as they played a game with wheel barrows and beanbags
Something big is coming...
Friday, October 27, 2017
Something big is coming for the festive season to support iThemba and the construction of our primary school! We can't reveal it right now, but seen here doing some preparation work are Shonté (left) and Esther (right, with her two daughters) from Lufthansa InTouch as well as photographer Rheta Ferguson! Happy Friday
It's all about smiles :-)
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Smiling faces all around :-) Our children are seen collecting leaves to use for an activity in class.
Donation by Lufthansa Cargo
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Last Wednesday Hermann Zunker and Grant Kemp from Lufthansa Cargo in Johannesburg brought us boxes of food, toys and stationery donated by their staff, customers and suppliers. Thanks a lot :-)
Time for some creativity
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Being creative is what our children love doing in class...have a look!
Food Fair on 3rd November
Monday, October 23, 2017
Good morning everybody, we hope you are having a fabolous Monday morning! Already full in swing are Lena and Charmaine, they are doing some preparation work on the sweet baskets that we will be selling at our upcoming Food Fair on 3rd November here at school. Our children will add some colour to the baskets soon.