Overbury Grasshoppers News

What a busy, Christmassy day!

What a busy, Christmassy day!

  • 8 Dec 2012
  • Countryside education, Overbury village

On Thursday 6th December the children enjoyed not one, but two Christmas outings! A tractor and trailer ride to choose a Christmas tree for nursery and  watching the school's Christmas production.    From the moment they arrived we could tell that Farmer Jake and Derek were really entering into the spirit of the trip! The children...


Muddy walks!

Muddy walks!

  • 8 Dec 2012
  • Countryside education, Nature, Understanding of the World

The wet and windy weather may have caused all sorts of trouble, but it just increased the fun on our walks!         All of that rain produced lots of muddy puddles on tracks and in fields for the children to splash in and make footprints!! As you can see they had lots of fun!!  The children also found lots of sticks blown...


Playdough Birthday Cakes

Playdough Birthday Cakes

  • 5 Dec 2012
  • Creativity, Mathematics, Parental involvement, PE, PSE

We often make our own playdough with the children , this is always a very popular activity! The children helped to measure out the ingredients and then chose the colour they wanted it to be. After making the playdough and allowing it to cool, the children got straight to work making playdough Birthday cakes. Once the children had made their...