Read all about what Sycamores have been up to!
Sycamores enjoyed time in the sunshine this morning. Outdoor learning at its best as we discovered the skills of orienteering. Team work and communication skills were really important and we loved helping each other in the different challenges. If the children start asking you to take them ‘Geocaching’ or ‘Letter-boxing’, you know why!
What fun we had in the sun! Some children from our Sycamores Class spent the afternoon joining forces with their counterparts from Hennock, Harbertonford and Landscove in a brilliant afternoon of problem solving tasks. Working in teams, the children had to work their way through various challenges including: working out how to get tennis balls [...]
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 [...]
Great Anti- Bullying week with Sycamore class. Look at our positive affirmations and ways to put an end to bullying!
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!
Sycamores had a fantastic outing to Bradley Manor where they explored the woodlands and observed local wildlife.
Please click on the link to see a little video montage of our fabulous enrichment week in Sycamores class
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]