MAY
22

Primary School Catholic Schools Week

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The Primary Schools Foundation Phase girls celebrated Catholic Schools Week yesterday in the Chapel, the girls made beautiful Yesterday Today Tomorrow flowers representing the Theme for the Year : Towards Tomorrow Together in faith.  In creating the flowers the girls were taught that although change is inevitable, God remains the same and we m...
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22

Serving others

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As part of Catholic Schools Week, the Grade 6 Serviam Club girls and the PR Monitors prepared and served the Brescia House Support Staff, Supercare, Vibing Gardens and the Security Teams a wonderful tea. They thanked everyone for their part in keeping our school beautiful. The Brescia House School girls also cleaned up, washing and drying the dishe...
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21

Grade R Sounds

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The Grade R girls had loads of fun learning about sounds today.
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Mother’s Day

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 Our Gr 4 RE girls, made an origami tulip in a pot and wrote a beautiful prayer for Mother's Day.

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Think Camp

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The MineCraft Think Camp kicked off at Brescia House School yesterday with the first camp looking at MakeCraft: Engineering and Redstone Construction. Girls and boys learnt to design, plan and construct detailed creations in the world of Minecraft. The young students learnt to harness their passion, and create planned, purposeful and exciting build...
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The Easter Bunny came

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There was so much excitement this morning when the Grade Rs got to school. The Easter Bunny had come earlier, knocked over paint and left little footprints on the floor, windows and even across their desks. Lucky for the Grade Rs, he also left them each a little treat in their baskets. ​
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Grade 6 Inquiry-based Learning

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Grade 6 Inquiry-based Learning. The Grade 6 girls got their thinking caps on yesterday for their Inquiry-based Learning task. Their theme was: Design For Change •Following the Design for Change Process, decide on a basic environment or community need, that would change and improve the lives of people. We look forward to seeing and hearing about the...
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Stations of the Cross

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The Grade 4S class lead the Stations of the Cross today for their assembly. The Stations of the Cross are representations of the path Jesus bore on his way to the crucifixion.  We thank them for such a special and moving assembly.
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Gr R Inquiry Learning

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​The Grade R girls had so much fun with their Inquiry Learning project.  Explore and Research : Tangrams. Each child receives a tangram set. As a group the children explore the different ways of making an Easter Rabbit using the 7 tangram pieces. Collect Learning Evidence : the children look at the different shapes of rabbits on the whiteboard...
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Eco parents

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The Eco team is very pleased to see parents taking on the eco challenge. Barbara Williamson using Brescia House Eco cups to get her morning coffee fix. And she is returning and reusing the cup trays. 3 cheers to her. Cups available from the Brescia Shoppe.
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Grade 2 Outreach

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 Thank you parents and girls for your generous donations of groceries for our Grade 2 outreach this term. All food items will be donated to Forest Farm, a home for those with cerebral palsy. 
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Hooked on Books

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The FP and IP girls were thoroughly entertained yet again by performances by Hooked on Books. This is a dynamic group of drama students who promote various books through interactive shows. The girls enjoyed participating and were excited by the books that were covered during the morning. They are anxious to take home the copies sitting waiting for ...
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Baking in Grade R is such fun

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The Grade R girls are learning all about the meaning of Easter. They have learnt that Easter eggs are a symbol of new life, the new life that Jesus gave to us when he died on the cross. On Friday, the girls measured out ingredients to make a chocolate nest, mixed and tasted (of course) and then the Easter bunny placed little chocolate eggs into the...
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Grade 4 outing to Croc City

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The Grade 4 girls had tons of fun at their outing to Croc City yesterday. Brave girls indeed!
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Gr 5 Camp Maraneman

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The Grade 5s have settled into their 3-day camp at Maraneman on the Vaal. The highlight of today's activities has been the raft building teamwork task. The rafts have been built by the girls and they were tested on the river – all the rafts passed the floating test! ​
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Gr 6 Camp Dimalachite

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The fun continues as the Grade 6 girls enjoy their Water Day at Dimalachite Lodge, near Parys. River rafting, swimming, mud baths and obstacle courses are the order of this fun-filled day. The Grade 6s have settled in well at Dimalachite Lodge for their 3-day camp. ​
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Grade 6 Camp

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The Grade 6s are having a ball on camp. The first group went river rafting this morning, while the other group were enjoying the mud obstacle course. This afternoon they will rotate activities.  
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PTA Golf Day

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The annual Brescia House School PTA Golf Day will take place on Wednesday 29 th May at the Bryanston Country Club. The cost of a 4-ball is R4000 and includes your playing fee, halfway house and a light dinner. There will be two R50k hole-in-one prizes at a cost of R100 per hole per player, payable at registration. See attached for further details. ...
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Eco-Schools Platinum 4

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We have received the amazing news that we have achieved the Platinum 4 Eco Flag for 2018. The awards ceremony will be held at the Indaba Hotel on 16 April. Our thanks goes to Justine Froneman for a wonderful job done in 2018 on the portfolio which has been given high praise in the feedback (see attached PDF). A special thanks to all who participate...
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Plastic Recycling Drive

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A BIG thank you to all the families who made an effort to contribute to last week's plastic recycling drive. The grade 2's and 4's were close contenders; however, the winners in the Primary School were the Grade 4's and in the High School the Grade 7's. ​
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Addresses

Postal Address
PO Box 67019, Bryanston 2021
South Africa

Main Entrance
14 Sloane Street, Bryanston

Pytchley Carpark
7 Pytchley Road, Bryanston

Grade R Carpark
7 Pytchley Road, Bryanston

Coordinates: -26.045496, 28.015609

School Switchboard:
+27 (0)11 706 7404

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