Overbury Grasshoppers News

Spring Garden Jobs

Spring Garden Jobs

  • 31 Mar 2014
  • Countryside education, Nature, Overbury village

The children have been lucky enough to make regular trips to Overbury Court's kitchen garden where Leigh and Tom have been showing them that it is time to prepare the garden for planting. So back at nursery, weeding has been carried out  in our nature garden so that we  can enjoy the spring daffodils from the main playroom. The two Christines...


Animal arithmetic!!

Animal arithmetic!!

  • 14 Mar 2014
  • Countryside education, Mathematics

On a recent walk the children enjoyed getting up close to the rams in the orchard next to nursery. They counted them all and after a couple of recounts decided there were 13. We didn't have to go much further to see more animals, with the field in front of the nursery full of stud horses.   They were right at the bottom of the field, but the...