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Topolino Private School Langebaan
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Topolino Private School Langebaan
Topolino Private School Langebaan
Topolino Private School Langebaan
Topolino Private School Langebaan

TOPOLINO ACADEMICS

Top academic achievements of term 2: 2017

All learners are encouraged to set personal academic goals and strive to achieve them. All senior learners, who reach their personal goals, receive a certificate at the end of the year.

After the formal exams of June and December, a list of the top achievers per grade is set up.

Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7
Ethan van Zyl            94.7% Axl Smit                   95% Ryan du Randt  92% Hannah Meyer       94.2%
Isabel Kilroe-Smith    94.4% Hanno van Dyk        94% Arminelle Briel  88.3% Jano Snyman         87.2%
Laiken Adams           92.8% Charl Phillip Visser  93.2% Kino Meintjies   86% Evangeline Mornet 86.1%

Top academic achievements of term 2: 2017

All learners are encouraged to set personal academic goals and strive to achieve it. All senior learners who reach their personal goals, receive a certificate at the end of the year.

After the formal exams of June and December, a list of the top achievers per grade is set up.

Grade 4

Ethan van Zyl            94.7%

Isabel Kilroe-Smith    94.4%

Laiken Adams           92.8%

Grade 5

Axl Smit                   95%

Hanno van Dyk        94%

Charl Phillip Visser  93.2%

Grade 6

Ryan du Randt 92%

Arminelle Briel 88.3%

Kino Meintjies 86%

Grade 7

Hannah Meyer 94.2%

Jano Snyman 87.2%

Evangeline Mornet 86.1%

WOW SPELLING COMPETITION

Winners of the WOW spelling competition :

All the senior learners took part in the spelling olympiad. Those who received above 90% in their Home Language and First Additional Language took part in the Spelling Bee. For this they had to spell words out aloud in front of their peers.  Our school’s winners are:

Gr. 4E Laiken, Lesley, Thorollo
Gr. 4A Janné, Gemma Ethan
Gr. 5E Liam, Axl
Gr. 5A Henco, Marli
Gr. 6E Kino, Ryan, Owen
Gr. 6A Nicola, Janiya
Gr. 7E Hannah
Gr. 7A Leani

EXPERI BUDDIES PROGRAMME (GRADE R AND GRADE 3)

An educational program that uses experiments to show young children that the world of science can be fun. This is done by means of interactive projects, exciting demonstrations and basic experiments.

Why is it beneficial to your child?

Experi-buddies reinforce the child’s link between the theoretical and the physical world, to enhance learning ability, while enriching life skills.  Experiments encourage children to be inquisitive, creative and build their self-confidence. Experiments help to teach children to observe, compare and to predict outcomes while having fun.

(This educational program forms part of the Grade R syllabus)

Amesa final round partners:
This is an annual event where learners partner up to engage in this mathematical challenge.

Gr. 4 Tyler Millingham, Jaydee Mornet
Isobel Kilroe-Smith, Laiken Adams
Gr. 5 Axl Smit, Aris Barends
Liam Siebrits, Marli Redelinghuys
Hanno van Dyk, Charl Philip Visser
Gr. 6 Kino Meintjes, Ryan du Randt
Arminelle Briel, Walt Sevenster

Bible Bee:

During the 2nd term we taught the learners 6 verses based on our value of the term: Fairness. The children memorised and practised them. During the Bible Bee they had to recite them and answer general questions on the Bible. We are proud of our winners!
Gr.4 Linden Jordaan
Gr.5 Axl Smit
Gr.6 Nicola Malherbe
Gr.7 Jadie Slabbert

General knowledge quiz:

The junior learners took part in the general knowledge quizzes as part of a group, and the winners were as follows:

Grade 1A/E Grade 2A/E Grade 3A/E
Jeanine Jordaan, Christopher Mouton, Tharollo Manyokole,
Zoë Cloete, Miecke Power, Johno Knee,
Tiaan Kleynhans, Skyla Brear, Jannè Nieuwenhuizen,
Luke Festus, Jade Kruger, Renan v d Berg,
Mika Hauphtfleish, Jaydee Mornet,
Jordan Adams,
Ariana Jansen.

AUDIBLOX

This program is offered to all children attending Topolino Pre-Primary. Audiblox is a program of cognitive exercises, aimed at the development of foundational learning skills of reading, spelling, writing, mathematics and the skills required in the learning of subject matter. It is multisensory and addresses the visual, auditory, and kinaesthetic skills of a learner — all at once.
Why is Audiblox beneficial to your child?
It addresses the following foundational skills:
Concentration, accurate perception, visual discrimination of colour, foreground-background, form, size, and position in space, visual analysis and synthesis of position in space, auditory discrimination of foreground-background, and position in time and space, auditory analysis and synthesis of position in time and space, decoding and integration of information, visual closure, imagination, visual memory, auditory memory, sequential memory, short-term memory, long-term memory, working memory, concept of numbers, reasoning, logical thinking, fine motor coordination, gross motor coordination, sensory-motor integration.
(This program is incorporated into the Topolino Pre-Primary syllabus, for all children attending the school)