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On Friday morning the Oaks and Acorns were left a message from some teddy bears. It was a letter inviting us to a teddy bears picnic. We searched the school to find them but there was a problem!! The bears and their picnic were very, very wet! We decided they must have been caught [...]
Santa's North Pole Express On Tuesday 12th December Acorns and Oaks were lucky enough to take a ride on Santa's North Pole Express at Trago Mills. As we travelled on the train to Santa's Grotto we spotted elves and reindeer as we listened to Christmas music. Once we arrived we were greeted by [...]
Acorns and Oaks went on a walk to Courtenay Park looking for signs of Autumn. The children found lots of acorns, pine cones and leaves to bring back to school. After we finished collecting the objects for our Autumn tray, the children stopped for snack. They ate their fruit whilst listening to a Percy the [...]
In Acorns and Oaks we have been learning all about trains this term. After reading the story of 'The train ride' the children used a variety of construction materials to build a train. We acted out the story going on our own 'train journey', we saw cows and sheep lying down and a hot air [...]
This year Bearnes took part in National Schools Sports Week a National Initiative to promote and encourage young children to get involved in Sports and Physical Activity that teaches them to lead a healthy balanced lifestyle. Everyone at Bearnes was incredibly excited to take part and throughout the week the whole school has been involved [...]
The children in Oaks (reception) have been going up to Hennock Primary School which is situated on Dartmoor National Park , to carry out some fabulous natural learning every week this term. The children have loved every session so far and learnt so much about the natural world in the beautiful surroundings that Hennock offers.
Acorns and Oaks Newsletter 26.5.17
Plants and Growth Overview Summer 1
Acorns and Oaks Newsletter 28.4.17
Acorns and Oaks worked with Chestnuts and Willows class from Hennock during our 'hook day'. We decided to have a gardening session where we were weeding, planting and tidying the green areas around our school, we even made our own biodegradable plant pots for our sunflower seeds. The children were fantastic and incredibly 'hands-on' which [...]