Classroom Activities

Learning about shapes

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 06:01

The Grade 2B's learned about shapes in a fun and innovative way: using jellytots and toothpicks.

Jamming on their self-made musical instruments

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 09:28

It is great fun to make your won musical instrument and even greater fun to then jam together.

What time is it?

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 10:04

Learning to tell time can be difficult but Mrs Strydom’s class made clocks to help make it easier to grasp. This was a fun way to teach time by making the concept enjoyable and they practiced telling the time by reading a traditional (analog) clock-face.


Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 06:44

Mrs Strydom’s class played Hangman. Hangman is an old word game children played together to test their vocabulary skills. Each child has a turn to select a spelling word and his/her classmates have to guess the letters in the words before he/she is hanged.

Tens are tall

Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 09:57

Grade 2s are learning place value through song, play, blocks and bottle tops. 

The song we sing to remember tens and units goes like so.. 

I don't know 

But I have been told 

Tens are tall

and ones are small

First you count up 

Book Character Dress up

Friday, August 26, 2016 - 05:57

Last week the Grade 2’s had a fantastic time taking part in dressing up as their favourite book characters and authors. Some came walking into school dressed as fairies, monsters and we even had a karate kid.

Johannesburg South Spell-a-thon

Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 14:13

We had our First Spell-a-thon on Wednesday 17 August 2016 for grade 2's.

What a challenge but we chose two winners from each class to participate again on Friday 19 August 2016.

The learners that will write again will be: