Overbury Grasshoppers News

Grasshoppers' Open Morning - 19th November

Grasshoppers' Open Morning - 19th November

  • 31 Oct 2010
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  On Friday 19th November Grasshoppers will be opening our doors to show off some of our regular activities and some of the unique opportunities we offer children in our care to explore outdoors and develop a passion for the countryside. We have close ties with Overbury CofE Primary school, right next door - come and look round both the...


Fireworks Sunday 5th November

Fireworks Sunday 5th November

  • 31 Oct 2010
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On Sunday 5th November the annual village bonfire is taking place in the field next to the nursery car park at 6.30pm.Last year we made a Guy and some of the nursery children were there to watch him burn and to see the fireworks.The following week we had great fun with our artwork to recreate what we saw.I am sure this year's display will rival...


Overbury Grasshoppers' Qualified Team!

Overbury Grasshoppers' Qualified Team!

  • 26 Oct 2010
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We are very proud to be able to say that all of our team are now qualified.Sonya completed her NVQ Level 3 in July and Christine received her certificate for her NVQ Level 2 this month.Congratulations both!We feel this can only add to the varied experience and skills offered by the Grasshoppers' Team as a whole.


British Wool Week

British Wool Week

  • 26 Oct 2010
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  We had fun during British Wool Week, learning about what the sheep's wool is used for and spotting the sheep in the fields on our walks.   For a display in Kemerton church last month we made individual double-sided sheep - with wool from Overbury sheep on one side and cutting up coloured knitting wool for the other side.  ...


Grasshoppers at Kemerton Autumn Weekend 2nd and 3rd October

Grasshoppers at Kemerton Autumn Weekend 2nd and 3rd October

  • 3 Oct 2010
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For the past couple of weeks both the nursery and after-school club children have been busy doing lots of craft activities to produce their works of art to become part of the displays relating to harvest in St. Nicholas Church, Kemerton. Harvest of the Grain: The children made collages with the wheat, barley and grain they collected when they...