Overbury Grasshoppers News

Checking out the wheat!

Checking out the wheat!

  • 30 Jul 2015
  • Countryside education, Overbury Farms, Understanding of the World

Back in January,as part of British Breakfast week,we went to see the wheat at the top of the hill http://www.overburyenterprises.co.uk/2015/01/shake-up-your-wake-up/. On Wednesday this week the children went to see how the crop had changed. The nursery children joined the childrenon a baking activity day (finding out where the flour they had...


A soggy so-long to the Class of 2015!

A soggy so-long to the Class of 2015!

  • 26 Jul 2015
  • Event, Overbury Farms, Parental involvement

For the first time in 5 years our unique annual picnic was rained off! Instead of a picnic near the stream in the Park we had a party in the village hall.... ... but we still had ride on the children's favourite form of transport...tractor and trailer! Almost all of our leavers were able to attend, and we were able to fit just about everyone on...


Song Time

Song Time

  • 13 Jul 2015
  • Creativity, Language

The children spend a lot of their time with the different age groups mixed together and this includes group time. So we often do singing and this enables the younger children to learn from the older ones. All of them enjoy it when we use props with our favourite songs. We have had to adapt '5 Green and Speckled Frogs' to '5 Green and Yellow...