Communication

Listening station

Listening station

  • 12 Sep 2017
  • Communication, Language

The children have had lots of fun using our new listening station.


Water safety

Water safety

  • 24 Aug 2017
  • Communication, Understanding of the World

Continuing with the children's interest in water we went to visit the swimming pool to talk about safety in and around the water.


Listening walk

Listening walk

  • 23 Feb 2017
  • Communication, Creativity, Nature

The toddlers have been out and about on a listening walk


Changes so far!

Changes so far!

  • 8 Feb 2017
  • Communication

I think most of you know me by now but for anyone I haven't met yet please let me introduce myself. I am Sally and I have worked in nursery education for the past 24 years, taking on the role of Nursery Manager at Overbury Grasshoppers in September 2016. I am qualified with an Early Years and Childcare Honours Degree as well as Early Years...


Tweazle came to visit

Tweazle came to visit

  • 3 Feb 2017
  • Communication, Latest News, Understanding of the World

Tweazle the dog came with his mummy Morag to visit us at the nursery.


Composting with Leigh and Tom

Composting with Leigh and Tom

  • 19 Jan 2017
  • Communication, Countryside education, Nature, Overbury village

The children put on their out and about clothes and went to visit Leigh and Tom in the garden. Today they are taking the compost to the gardens to help the plants grow and flourish.


Mobile Library visits the village

Mobile Library visits the village

  • 13 Oct 2016
  • Communication, Literacy

The children were very excited when the library visited.

We love books

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...


During summer.....

During summer.....

  • 29 Aug 2013
  • Communication, Understanding of the World

We have been watching the building work next door at the primary school with great interest, it is every 2 and 3 year olds idea of heaven to stand and watch the diggers and bulldozers (from behind the safety fencing!). The workmen have been brilliantwith their impromptu audiences, even if they have nothing to use them for at the time, they will...


Father Chistmas

Father Chistmas

  • 15 Dec 2011
  • Communication, Event, Parental involvement, PSE

Invitations were sent out to all the nursery children for Father Christmas's visit to Grasshoppers on Thursday 15th December but to prove that he is always watching he dropped in unexpectedly a week early to make sure everyone was behaving!! So we were all ready and waiting the following week. The children were really excited and most of them...