Overbury Grasshoppers News

Easter Activity Days

Easter Activity Days

  • 27 Apr 2014
  • Countryside education, Creativity

We were quickly fully subscribed for out 2 Easter Activity Days - 'Nature Explorers' Wednesday 16th and 'Make and Take' Thursday 24th April. Messy, wet fun was had by all on both days and I, for one was exhausted at the end of each day!               To start our 'Nature Explorers' day we were lucky enough to...


Easter Bonnet Competition

Easter Bonnet Competition

  • 26 Apr 2014
  • Creativity, Event, Parental involvement

We held a very successful Easter bonnet making competition culminating with a parade, Easter Egg Hunt and other games on Wednesday 23rd April. We were absolutely delighted with the amount of parents and extended families (grand parents and cousins helped!) who put so much effort into the creation of such a variety of wonderful hats - with...


Our very own 'lambing live'

Our very own 'lambing live'

  • 12 Apr 2014
  • Countryside education, Event, Understanding of the World

On Tuesday 8th April, the week before Overbury Farm's official 'Lambing Live Event', (www.overburyfarms.co.uk/events/lambingday2014/)the nursery children of all ages (we, coincidentally took both our youngest and our oldest child that day!) enjoyed a tractor and trailer ride up to the lambing sheds.   The children really enjoyed their ride...


New to daily routine!

New to daily routine!

  • 3 Apr 2014
  • Communication, PSE

'Helper of the Day' and 'Show and Tell' have become popular additions to the children's daily routine.             The children are responding really well to being helper of the day, working to earn the honour and very proud to take home their sticker and certificate. One child is chosen from each group, for good...