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ThinkCamp

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The August ThinkCamp is in full swing at Brescia House School. Girls and boys are enjoying a series of camps with something for everyone – from Python Coding to a riveting introduction to Teamwork & Collaboration in Minecraft. For information, visit thinkcamp.co.za ​
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Grade R Inquiry Based Learning

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During the last week of the second term, the Grade R girls worked on their Inquiry Based Learning task. The theme was occupations and the girls were encouraged to fully explore and enjoy constructive play. The girls also participated in theme discussions about the different vehicles and buildings that are used by "people who help us." Girls were pu...
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Grade 6 Inquiry Based Learning

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During the Grade 6 Inquiry Based Learning at the end of the second term, the girls investigated and formulated their own IBL questions on piracy and counterfeit goods. They then presented their findings to their peers. ​
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Foundation Phase Cross Country

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Well done to all our star athletes who participated in this morning's cross country. Our girls did us proud - not only with their athletic prowess, but also their spirit. A lovely way to end the term. Overall results were as follows: First: Laurus  Second: Brescia   Third: Merici Well done girls!
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Grade 3 Inquiry Based Learning

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This week the Grade 3 girls used clues to unlock the BreakoutEDU boxes. Once they had unlocked the boxes, they found their project topics - the Little Five. They then worked in groups to research and code an educational video in Scratch. Once this was complete, they used their coding skills to code their Beebots to navigate around various plac...
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Grade 2 measurement

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Yesterday the grade 2 girls did an investigation about the Titanic. After finding the size of the ship on their iPads they went out onto the field and, using trundle wheels, they measured the size of the ship - from the Library doors all the way to the gate of the teachers car park in the grade R block. The line of girls that are close togethe...
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Primary School Sport Awards and Achievements

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End of term also signals the end of various sport seasons- The PS Sport Department, together with the hockey coaches, had the pleasure of presenting Hockey Certificates to the Grade 4, 5 and 6 hockey players who have shown promise, determination, sportsmanship or excellent skills over the course of the hockey season that came to an end with the fix...
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Thank you to our sponsors

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The Brescia House School PTA would like to extend their thanks: To all our station sponsors To the class convenors that helped to build the stand and congratulations to Grade 5 and the Primary School for having the most visited Pitstops To the parents that manned various stations and helped the PTA with their tasks To the Heads for judging the best...
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National Suzuki Concert

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Olivia Nel took part in the National Suzuki Concert this weekend. We thank Olivia for her passion and enthusiasm, and for flying the Brescia flag high. 
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PTA Raffle

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Congratulations to the Wellstead family on winning the amazing prize in the PTA raffle. The prize is a once in a lifetime holiday for 4 to EuroDisney Paris, and Club Med Val d'Isere Ski Resort.
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Robotics Club

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The Robotics Club girls had fun coding their tanks with the help of iPads, puzzle pieces and cameras today.
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JUL
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ThinkCamp August

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Please see the fyler for the August ThinkCamps being hosted at Brescia House School. Brescia House School parents qualify for a R100 discount off any camp with the Promo Code: Brescia For further information, please visit www.thinkcamp.co.za  
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Serviam visit to Witkoppen

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The Primary School Serviam Club took the resource materials made by the primary school girls on Mandela Day to Witkoppen School.  The girls also delivered baby products collected by Grade 3 and baby jerseys, beanies, teddy bears and blankets to Witkoppen Clinic.  Both institutions were thrilled with our donations. 
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Grade 4 and 5 retreat

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The Grade 4 and Grade 5 Retreats are underway for this week. The theme this year is: "The fruit of the Holy Spirit." The girls are involved in team building activities and group discussions. They have reflected on Scripture and have created a symbol of us offering our hearts to God and asking Him to plant the seeds/fruit of His Holy Spirit into own...
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ThinkCamp August

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Please see the fyler for the August ThinkCamps being hosted at Brescia House School. Brescia House School parents qualify for a R100 discount off any camp with the Promo Code: Brescia For further information, please visit www.thinkcamp.co.za  
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Hockey Festival at St Mary’s DSG

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On the weekend of the 19 th to the 21 st of July, Brescia House School's Grade 6 and 7 A teams participated in the St Mary's DSG annual hockey festival. Our girls played a total of 8 matches each and did exceptionally well by only losing one match each respectively. Throughout the weekend we worked on spreading the ball wide, quick passing and to s...
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Grade 3 Maths

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The Grade 3 girls have been working through their Number Sense books in Maths. The Geo Genius is a construction kit for making geometrical shapes. The children get a card with a picture and they try and copy the picture to make the shape. It is one of the most difficult shapes to make and the girls did really well. 
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Grade R's hard at work for Mandela Day

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The Grade R's spent 67 minutes colouring, cutting and making a special Book of shapes for someone less fortunate than themselves.  They worked so hard and the books are simply stunning.  Well done Grade R's
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Intermediate Phase Mandela Day

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In the 67 Minutes of Community Service for Mandela Day, the IP girls made teaching material for Witkoppen School. Thank you girls for these beautiful creations. ​
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Grade 6 Baby Box project

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The Grade 6 girls put a lot of love into their Baby Box Project for Mandela Day. In total, 67 (plus and additional 2) boxes were packed with knitted items and baby supplies to be donated. 
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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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