After spending some time learning about farming in Social Sciences, the Grade 4 learners visited Maywood Farm, a commercial dairy, beef, vegetable and egg farm which is situated near Pietermaritzburg. The learners had a fun filled day learning about farming with many hands on activities, including feeding the calves, searching for eggs and making and […]
On 7 September the Grade 3 learners went to the Botha’s Hill Animal Farm to participate in a team building programme. The learners participated in many fun activities where they learnt about working together and leadership skills.
The Grade 2’s have spent the third term learning about all forms of transport. They ended off the theme by taking a look at Emergency Services and, to tie in with this, a visit was organised to the Pinetown Fire Station. Here the learners heard all about the equipment used by fire-fighters and how to […]
Despite the predictions of bad weather, we headed off to Drummond with a very excited group of Gr RR’s for their first ever school outing. Thankfully, the sun came out and Felicity, our wonderful host, showed us around her Free Range Chicken Farm. The children saw where the laying hens laid their eggs, witnessed how […]
After spending the first 6 weeks of this term studying Farming in Social Science, the Grade Fours concluded the section with a trip to Maywood Farm, a commercial dairy, beef and poultry farm, on Monday 31st August. The excited children got to feed the calves their early morning bottle of milk and to collect the hen’s eggs. […]