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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

Sycamore Class Anti-Bullying Graffiti Wall

  Great Anti- Bullying week with Sycamore class. Look at our positive affirmations and ways to put an end to bullying!  

By | November 18th, 2017|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Sycamore Class Anti-Bullying Graffiti Wall

Sycamores make Washi Dolls!

Sycamores made these wonderful Washi Dolls today. They were skillfully crafted and lovingly made to a high standard. Can't wait to use them with our literacy learning. Well done Sycamores!

By | October 21st, 2017|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Sycamores make Washi Dolls!

Sycamores Trip to Bradley Manor

Sycamores had a fantastic outing to Bradley Manor where they explored the woodlands and observed local wildlife.  

By | October 15th, 2017|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Sycamores Trip to Bradley Manor

Sycamores Enrichment Week 2017

Please click on the link to see a little video montage of our fabulous enrichment week in Sycamores class

By | July 16th, 2017|Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Sycamores Enrichment Week 2017

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

Naturemake Workshop

  On Friday, year 3,4, and 5 children were immersed in a nature craft workshop led by artist Naomi Vincent. We were inspired by the natural materials Naomi brought with her and by the examples of fantastical, mythical fairy worlds she showed to us. Our imaginations were let loose on creating our very own mythical [...]

By | March 18th, 2017|Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Naturemake Workshop

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

Roman Mosaics

Roman Mosaics As part of the our Roman Topic, the children made some beautiful mosaic tiles. The children were given some plywood and had to design and cut all the tiles for their pattern. Then they had to glue and grout the tiles in place. They look superb!

By | January 27th, 2017|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Roman Mosaics

Manga High Maths

Sycamores are really excited about maths! Everyone has been given their own login names and passwords for a maths games website called Manga High (www.mangahigh.com). We have used this engaging website at the start of our maths lessons to help us develop our mental maths skills and lots of children have already been logging on [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Manga High Maths