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Dodgeball Tournament

Well Done to our Dodgeball Warriors, not only did they come into school extra early today to reach the tournament venue, but they also represented the school fantastically in the The Link Academy Dodgeball Tournament held at Harbertonford. We were really impressed with your determination, team work and commitment the games were really tight you [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|news, Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on Dodgeball Tournament

Isambard Kingdom Brunel visit

Sycamore and Redwoods had a visit from Isambard Kingdom Brunel today!  We learnt all about his life and how, thanks to his amazing engineering skills, the railway came to Newton Abbot and Torbay, changing the lives of many people. These are just a few of the facts that we learnt: - Did you know he [...]

By | February 5th, 2018|news, Redwoods' Blog, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Isambard Kingdom Brunel visit

Photography at Coombeshead

  Joe and Tyler had a fantastic time at the Coombeshead photography workshop last week. Check out their surreal art.

By | November 19th, 2017|Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on Photography at Coombeshead

Spooktacular Halloween Celebrations in Redwoods

Redwoods started the week with a spooky poem – the well known narrative poem ‘The Raven’ by Edgar Allen Poe.  On Tuesday, children came to school dressed in their spookiest outfits…some were truly terrifying, and our classroom was covered in cobwebs, skeletons and scary spiders! This atmosphere really helped us to delve deeper into the [...]

By | November 4th, 2017|Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on Spooktacular Halloween Celebrations in Redwoods

National School Sports Week

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 [...]

By | June 30th, 2017|Acorns and Oaks' Blog, Chestnuts' Blog, news, Redwoods' Blog, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on National School Sports Week

Year 5 Sporting Spectacular

Great event today at Forches Cross. The Year Five children were so well behaved and demonstrated fantastic sportsmanship. So proud!!  

By | June 16th, 2017|Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on Year 5 Sporting Spectacular

Science Week – Wednesday

KS2 have a had a fantastic science-filled day today. The pupils took part in four different investigations throughout the day all to do with the British Science Week theme: Change.   Activity one involved making rockets which was explosive!     The children also investigated what happens when different ingredients are left out of bread [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Redwoods' Blog, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Science Week – Wednesday

World Book Day

World Book Day Redwoods enjoying a captivating 'rush to read' session on World Book Day 2017 with Miss Eeles. You rocked today Redwoods - your costumes were amazing. Keep up the reading! :-)

By | March 5th, 2017|news, Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on World Book Day

Lantern Making at Seale Hayne

Before Christmas, the Redwoods were lucky enough to be involved in the Newton Abbot Lantern Parade. The week before, we went by coach to Hannahs and Seale Hayne where the team of artists guided us through how to make spectacular lanterns. Bearnes were given the task of building Roman soldiers to take part in the [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|news, Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on Lantern Making at Seale Hayne

Great Potheridge House Residential – October 2016

The Redwoods had such an amazing time on their Residential to Great Potheridge House in Okehampton. On day one we went straight from school up to Hound Tor where we climbed rocks and scrambled over and through boulders. Lots of children faced their fears and climbed to great heights. Later in the day, we travelled [...]

By | November 16th, 2016|Redwoods' Blog|Comments Off on Great Potheridge House Residential – October 2016