Entrepreneurs in the making

'The Movie Crew': Moneri Mali, Thomas Sheldon and Keaton Harris went all out for movies! From selling popcorn, movie posters and raffles for some DVDs, you could almost close your eyes and see yourself in the theatre. Photo: Supplied

Ice cream, waffles and go-karting were the order of the day as Trinityhouse Little Falls Preparatory School held its annual Entrepreneur’s day.

This forms part of the Grade 7 Economic Management Sciences curriculum. A lot of hard work goes into each business idea and the Grade 7s learn some very basic business skills in the process.

‘The Supreme Team’ of Morgan Wentzel, Warick Williams, Sanele Sibanze and Emmanuel Mpambani were all about sweets, hair spray, raffles and best of all – go-karts. Photo: Supplied

Once the day is complete, the Grade 7s are expected to do a business presentation based on their ‘business’. They are expected to draw up an income and expenditure statement as well as show their advertising skills. The learners have a lot of fun creating their businesses and selling their wares.

2017’s Market Day was once again a huge success and a good day was had by all. The profits for the market day go towards raising funds for the Grade 7 Farewell and outing.

Luke Nel, Max Botha, Matthew Needham and Max Naude had an old fashioned look and feel to their Market Day stand where they served up yummy soft serve ice cream. Photo: Supplied

“It was so much fun to see our pupils create their own businesses. They learned how much heart and finances it takes to create a profitable business, maintain it and be an economic success in a very competitive industry. Trinityhouse Little Falls makes learning so fun and extraordinary,” said Adrienne Hadebe, marketing coordinator for the school.

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