Overbury Grasshoppers News

Ducklings

Ducklings

  • 16 Aug 2019
  • Countryside education, Nature

April brought her ducklings to visit the nursery, they made lots of noise.


Harvesting peas

Harvesting peas

  • 8 Aug 2019
  • Countryside education, Nature, Overbury Farms

We went to watch the combine harvester harvest the pea crop that has been growing near the nursery. We could hear it from the nursery so followed the sounds until we discovered it in a field nearby.


It's raining it's pouring

  • 13 Jun 2019
  • Nature, Understanding of the World

The preschool children have been talking about water and learning about the water cycle this week. Today when it rained they went outside to experience the rain falling from the sky. 


Country tastic 2019

Country tastic 2019

  • 23 Apr 2019
  • Countryside education, Nature

The children had a great day out at the Countrytastic show where they got up close to a variety of animals. 


Outdoors maths in the woods

Outdoors maths in the woods

  • 15 Feb 2019
  • Mathematics, Nature

Today the children put on their wellingtons and their all in ones to go on a number bear hunt in the woods.


Getting creative with nature

Getting creative with nature

  • 27 Mar 2018
  • Countryside education, Nature

The children have been for a walk today collecting items to use creatively.


Muddy puddles

Muddy puddles

  • 24 Jan 2018
  • Countryside education, Nature

The children have had the most amazing time walking through the woods discovering the puddles and running water.


Autumn walk

Autumn walk

  • 14 Nov 2017
  • Countryside education, Nature

The children have been out and about for an autumnal walk today.


Autumn fun

Autumn fun

  • 19 Sep 2017
  • Nature, Understanding of the World

The children put on their wellington boots and went off on an adventure hunting for conkers.


Fruit collecting in the Orchard

Fruit collecting in the Orchard

  • 12 Sep 2017
  • Countryside education, Nature

Today, after a few windy days, we took the children into the orchard to collect the fruit that had fallen off the trees. The gardening team are going to make some compost from the fallen fruit.