Overbury Grasshoppers News

Sheep shearing outing

Sheep shearing outing

  • 27 Jun 2013
  • Overbury Farms

Tuesday 25th June was a lovely day to go up to Park Farm to watch the ewes being shorn, warm and sunny but not too hot! (There follows an account of the trip in which we have tried to highlight the areas of learning covered by the experience.) While waiting for our special transport (tractor and trailer), the children were told about their...


Green fingered!

Green fingered!

  • 12 Jun 2013
  • Countryside education, Overbury village, Understanding of the World

At the end of April Christine S helped the children plant some vegetables in the nursery's raised beds. They had great fun planting potatoes, peas and carrots! As always, the children really enjoyed their gardening but wanted to keep digging where they had been planting! Luckily we have our digging pit expressly for this purpose, so, with some...