Overbury Grasshoppers News

Can we fix it?

Can we fix it?

  • 30 Oct 2014
  • Mark making, Parental involvement, Understanding of the World

Recently our construction area became a mechanic's workshop. In the introduction to the Statutory Framework it states that the EYFS seeks to provide: "a secure foundation through ...opportunities which are planned around the needs and interests of each individual child". One of the children's parent's car had a flat tyre when he was collected...


Hold it, flash bang wallop, what a picture!!

Hold it, flash bang wallop, what a picture!!

  • 10 Oct 2014
  • PSE

  The children took having their play area invaded by Mike James Photographer http://www.mikejamesphoto.co.uk in their stride and with Carolyn as his ‘special helper’, some lovely pictures were taken. I think there are going to be some very lucky family members receiving lovely pictures as Christmas presents.


Apples and pears

Apples and pears

  • 2 Oct 2014
  • Mathematics, Overbury village, PSE

During British Food Fortnight http://www.lovebritishfood.co.uk/about-british-food-fortnight/british-food-fortnight-2014/ the children went out to pick apples and pears themselves for their baking. Gardeners Leigh and Tom took a group of children to the court garden to pick fruit.   They looked carefully at everything they picked, not...