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Sycamores attend The Link Academy Tag Rugby Festival

Sycamores took part in the inaugural Link Academy Tag Rugby Festival at Newton Abbot Rugby Club on Friday 19th October 2018. Bearnes, after walking the short distance from school were there in force fielding 3 separate teams! There was a bit of apprehension before the festival started with the majority of the class having never taken [...]

By | October 30th, 2018|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Sycamores attend The Link Academy Tag Rugby Festival

KS2 Orienteering

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! 

By | May 25th, 2018|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on KS2 Orienteering

The Link Academy Year 3 and 4 Problem Solving

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 [...]

By | May 25th, 2018|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on The Link Academy Year 3 and 4 Problem Solving

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