PSE

Water play

Water play

  • 11 May 2017
  • Mathematics, PSE

The children have spent a lovely morning in the garden playing with water...... As well as the obvious fun that the children have enjoyed they have also been learning about construction, water flow, space and measure, mathematical terms such as full and empty as well as supporting each other.


The police came to visit

The police came to visit

  • 1 Feb 2017
  • Latest News, PSE, Understanding of the World


PC Dave Olczak and PC Sam Peters from West Mercia Police came to visit the children. They talked all about staying safe and how a Policeman is our friend if we are lost or scared. 


Christmas lunch

Christmas lunch

  • 14 Dec 2016
  • Festivals, PSE

Today the children enjoyed a very social festive lunch with turkey and all the trimmings.


The nativity

The nativity

  • 13 Dec 2016
  • Festivals, Overbury village, PSE, Understanding of the World

The children have worked really hard to put on The Nativity at St Faiths church today. They were all stars.


Making play dough

Making play dough

  • 15 Oct 2015
  • Creativity, Mathematics, PSE, Understanding of the World

One of the children's favourite activities continues to be play dough,  we always make our own and whenever we do, we always have a table full of children keen to take part! One of the parents recently asked for our recipe - read on to learn more.... There is plenty of learning to be had in making play dough, covering all the areas of learning...


Grasshoppers' Special Recipe Book

Grasshoppers' Special Recipe Book

  • 28 Aug 2015
  • Mathematics, Parental involvement, PE, PSE

Lots of the children's parents  have given us a recipe, which they enjoy making at home with their children. We have had quite a variety and are compiling a comprehensive cookery book with both sweet and savoury recipes.               Over the past couple of weeks, the children have enjoyed making ‘Ella Rose’s...


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...


Outdoor Mark Making

Outdoor Mark Making

  • 24 Sep 2014
  • Mark making, PSE

We have really enjoyed spending lots of time outside this summer, able to explore all 7 areas of learning outside just as well as inside http://www.foundationyears.org.uk/files/2012/03/Development-Matters-FINAL-PRINT-AMENDED.pdf  We were recently given a white board, which we have been putting to good use as another resource for mark making...


Outdoor Art

Outdoor Art

  • 10 Aug 2014
  • Creativity, PSE

The nursery children have also been having a crafty time!  With outdoor art on a large scale!Throughout the summer we have been taking a range of activities outside. We have recently been given huge rolls of paper by one of the children's parents so we took one outside and got stuck in! We started by taking it in turns, but children from 1 - 4...