WCC arranged a Whale Show presented by the Jungle Theatre group from Cape Town. During Marine week the theatre group visited 10 schools from Grabouw to Gansbaai, including Hermanus Waldorf School.
After the show ‘Waves’ (far left), ‘Wanda the Whale’, (back) and ‘Bubbles’ (far right) posed with excited learners.
In September WCC board member and volunteer John Cowan, took the learners from class 4 on a History Walk through Hermanus. They started at Swallow Park and ended at the top of Hoy’s Koppie.
Back left is John Cowan and back right Denise Coert with the class 4 learners at the history timeline board at Hermanuspietersfontein.
Class 5 visited Fernkloof Nature Reserve on Monday 19 October to observe and study insects and their role in plant life. They looked at characteristics and adaptations of Ferns, Mosses, Proteas, Aloes and Fungi with the help of WCC’s Shirley Volkwyn (right).
Class 4 ended Marine Week by visiting the Battery Museum and Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town where they studied marine creatures. WCC’s Schools Coordinator, Shirley Volkwyn was invited to accompany the group on this educational tour.